Ooleepeeka Audlakiak

Ooleepeeka Audlakiak was born in Kivitoo in 1956. She was raised by her grandmother after her mother was sent to Hamilton for medical care and died in hospital from measles when Ooleepeeka was 2 months old. Ooleepeeka moved to Qikiqtarjuaq when she was six years old after she and her grandmother were airlifted to the community. They initially lived in a shack before moving into a matchbox house.