February 24, 2001 ~ June 3, 2023
ST. FRANCIS – Charles Jacob Chasing Hawk, 23, made his journey to the Spirit World on June 3, 2023 in Minneapolis, MN. Charles was born on February 24, 2001 in Winner, SD to Dora Lee Chasing Hawk.
Charles lived in St. Francis, SD with his mother until her death on May 24, 2022. After that time, he went to Cloquet, MN to live with some friends. From there, he went on to Minneapolis, MN.
Charles is survived by his aunt who helped raise him, Gloria Chasing Hawk; and brothers, Baltazar Baltazar and Tate’ Ohitika Olowan Makes Room For Them.
Charles was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Dodger Chasing Hawk and Marie Spotted War Bonnett; and paternal grandparents, Victor Makes Room For Them and Rita Metcalf.
Pallbearers will be Clyde Chasing Hawk, Dylan Kills In Sight, Maurice Quigley, Jr., Marshall Kills Enemy, Jr., L.J. Lakota Big Crow, Ansel Big Crow, Jr., Allen Young, Jr., and Mario Black Spotted Horse.
Honorary pallbearers will be Ski Stands, Arlene Black Spotted Horse, Malik Metcalf, Charlotte Larvie, Cassandra Chasing Hawk, Morris Kills In Sight, Chasing Hawk Family, Makes Room For Them Family, Black Spotted Horse Family, Fish Family, and All Friends & Relatives.
Wake Services: One night wake service starting at 6:00 PM, CT Friday, June 9, 2023 at the St. Francis Community Center in St. Francis, SD.
Funeral Services: 2:00 PM, CT, Saturday, June 10, 2023 at the St. Francis Community Center in St. Francis, SD
Traditional Lakota Services: Henry Quick Bear
Burial Services: St. Francis Cemetery, St. Francis, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD