2017-10-11 / Spirit World

Edward Jesse Eagle Elk Sr.

EVERGREEN – Edward Jesse Eagle Elk, Sr., 80, journeyed to the Spirit World on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at the Pine Ridge I.H.S. Hospital in Pine Ridge.

Edward Jesse Eagle Elk was born on April 16, 1937 in Rosebud to Ernest and Bessie (Running Horse) Eagle Elk.

Edward is survived by his wife, Lorraine Eagle Elk of Evergreen; sons, Roger Eagle Elk of Mitchell, Leo Eagle Elk and Ricky Eagle Elk both of Rosebud, and Edward Eagle Elk, Jr. of Winner; daughter, Regina Eagle Elk of Rosebud; step-children, Florence Benson, Lori Cuny, Renita Yellow Boy, and Richard Yellow Boy all of Porcupine; sister, Marie Brings of Okla.; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Edward was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Bessie Eagle Elk; daughters, Remina Eagle Elk, Arimina Eagle Elk, and Ernestine Eagle Elk; brother, Wilford Eagle Elk; and sister, Julia Eagle Elk.

A one night wake service started on Friday, October 13, 2017 at the Upper Cut Meat Community Hall. Funeral services were held on October 14, 2017 at the Upper Cut Meat in Community Hall, with Kirk Fool Bull and Wilford Moses officiating. Burial service was at the Start Cemetery in St. Francis.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge

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