The community of Hay River, N.W.T., is mourning the loss of the Rev. Georgina Bassett, who was ordained in 2012, becoming the first Anglican priest of Slavey descent in the Anglican Church of Canada. She died on July 8 of breast cancer at the age of 58.
Archdeacon Richard Berryman, a priest, journalist and author, died onJan. 27 after a prolonged battle with kidney disease at the age of 82.