KYLE — Benjamin Joseph Loafer III, 5 months gestational age, made his journey to the Spirit World on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at the I.H.S. Hospital in Pine Ridge.
Benjamin Joseph Loafer III was born on January 31, 2018 in Pine Ridge to Benjamin Loafer, Jr. and Amber White Face.
Benjamin is survived by his parents, Benjamin Loafer, Jr. and Amber White Face, both of Kyle; sisters, Keyshia White Face of Rapid City, Jeanine White Face of Kyle and Brooklyn Loafer of Martin; grandparents, Jackie White Face, Joseph Red Owl, Rebecca Little Bull and Benjamin Loafer, Sr., all of Kyle; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Benjamin was preceded in death by his cousin, Todd Little Bull; and great-grandmother, Edna Short Horn.
A one night wake service started on Friday, February 2, 2018 at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church Hall in Kyle. Funeral services were held on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at Our Lady OF Sorrows Catholic Church Hall in Kyle, with Father Ron Seminara, S.J. officiating. Burial was at the St. Barnabas Episcopal Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.