Bill Montour: Six Nations longest serving Elected Chief passes

Six Nations mourns passing of longest serving Elected Chief Bill Montour By Lynda Powless Editor Six Nations is mourning the loss of its longest serving elected Chief with the passing of former Chief Bill (William Kenneth) Montour Sr.,. Former Elected Chief Montour passed peacefully at St Josephs Hospital in Hamilton on Sunday January 8, 2023 at the age of 81,after “a courageous battle,” his family announced Monday. A former Ironworker Elected Chief Montour served 12 years as chief of the Six Nations band council and another two years as a band councillor. Long time friend Steve Williams, a former Six Nations Elected Chief and now president of Grand River Enterprises said former Chief Montour will be missed. “He will be missed in the community. His heart was here. Everything he…

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