Dalton Samuel Yellow Hawk
ALLEN – Dalton Samuel Yellow Hawk, 24 was born on February 25, 1997 in Pine Ridge, SD to Denise Plenty Arrows and Norman Yellow Hawk. Inyan Wanbli left our world in the early morning hours of February 12, 2022.
Dalton is survived by a huge loving family who loved him to the stars above; his mother, Denise Plenty Arrows of Allen, SD; his father, Norman Yellow Hawk of Rapid City, SD; sister, Rachel Yellow Hawk of Chadron, NE; two brothers, Steven Yellow Hawk and Trenton Yellow Hawk both of Allen, SD; two nieces, Kansas Yellow Hawk and Kaicyn Yellow Hawk both of Chadron, NE; one nephew, Leonard Black Feather, Jr. of Chadron, NE; his grandmother, Edna Janis-Plenty Arrows of Allen, SD; aunts, Patricia (Mitchell) DuBray, Latrell (Justin Helper) Plenty Arrows, and Vinette DuBray all of Allen, SD, Vanice (James) Shearer of Box Elder, SD, Francine Stands of Ideal, SD, and Brenna Yellow Hawk-Bettelyoun of Austin, NV; uncles, Vincent (Mikey) DuBray of Parmelee, SD, Orville Yellow Hawk and Kermit Little Bull both of Rapid City, SD, Perry Yellow Hawk of Lakewood, CO, Patrick Yellow Hawk of Denver, CO, Phillip Yellow Hawk of Oglala, SD, and Art Has No Horse, Jr.; adoptive parents, Johnny Black and Mary Jiminez-O’Brien of Espanola, NM; cousins, Neal & Stefanie Kindle (Henrietta, Krisann, Tashena, Madison, & Nekole), Sonja Brave Bird (River, Keanue, Lucien, Harley, & Mackenzie), Tim Lone Elk (Teron, Brianna, Dacen, & Ariella), Daniel & Alicia (Daniel, Danica, & Tyanna), Laura (Gary, Jr.), Alyssa, Trevor, Teal, Chavez, & Terrielle, William Plenty Arrows, Sr. (William, Jr., Jacynda, Carlos, Samuel, Landon, & Katch), Carl & Val Janis, Sr. (Vionya, Lestine, Carl, Jr., Velilah, & Royal), Latoya & Marti (Charlie), Charles, Jr., Duane, Gabriel, Jeremi, & Charlene (Trevarence, Samara, Tocara, Casarah, Carissa, & Cherise), Sarah & Jeremy (Kaiden, Khanishe, Khamieah, Kairah, Khamerra, & Jaid), Caitlin & Jensine (Taylen & Talia), Colton & Ronnie (Everleigh), Yamni, BJ & Jaime (Ryder, Xander, Demya, Harlee, & Eli), Carley (Tashaun, Jonas, Shaun, & Trevor), Rose & Lisa (Brianna), Enoch, Darwin, Trinity (Kaylynn & Mark, Becky & Jeremy, Duan, & Duwana) Chasity (Abreana, Julion, Jentry, & Leroy, Jr.), Jonathan & Nancy (Alayna, Jonjon, Lilly, Myles & Harmony), Leon & Tamera (Triston, Marquee, Tiffany, Tariah, Talon, & Dominic), Cherish & Cornell (Araya, Matthew, Cassie, Micah, Amare, & Zachariah), Roger (Angolina, Evmarie, Leland, Roger, & Harper), Jarred, Michelle (Tony & Ashley), Christopher, Shane (Kyaura), Keely Shaye, Vincent “Pedro”, Ericka (Aiden), Emily, John, Lance, Andrew, Micah, and Michael.
Dalton was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Carl William Plenty Arrows, Sr.; paternal grandparents, Percy Yellow Hawk, Sr. and Rachel Emma (Black Bear) DuBray; aunts, Henrietta Lone Elk, Clover Curry, Linda Joyce Little Elk, and Victoria DuBray; and uncles, Carl Plenty Arrows, Jr., Ben Plenty Arrows, Sr., Charles Janis, and Percy Yellow Hawk, Jr..
Pallbearers will be Michael Richards, Vincent DuBray, Mekko Bear Killer, Earl DuBray, Duane Janis, Julion Respects Nothing, Yamni Curry, Cornell Ruff, Jr., Carlos Plenty Arrows, and Colton Curry.
Honorary pallbearers will be Sam Bear Killer, LJ Bear Killer, Jesse Poor Bear, Teal Brave Bird, Tommy Grasmick, Arlo Standing Bear, Daniel Cottier, Sylvester Cottier, Markus Two Bulls, Deryck Two Bulls, Isaih Bettelyoun, Justin Black Cat, Jahmal DuBray, Triston Rowland, Kaiden Iron Horse, Ohinniyan Trejo, Adam Trejo, Mark Little Elk, Chris LaDeaux, Brandon Yellow Hawk, Whodi Yellow Hawk, Lindsay, Jessica, & Sylvia Yellow Hawk, Payton One Feather, Bennett Yellow Hawk, Leoni Yellow Hawk, Kailei, Wicahpi, & Nileen Yellow Hawk, Angel Old Horse, “Riot Squad”, Gary Little Bull, Jr., Jalen Little Bull, Josef Little Whiteman, Jerry Has NO Horse, Mia Vasquez, Dario & Marietta Vasquez, Frank & Consuelo Means, Lyle “Hunpa” Respects Nothing, Anthony “Buck” Tallman, Darion Plenty Arrows, Juanita Deaton, Michael Bull Bear, Peter Bull Bear, Jacory Bettelyoun, Dante Hinojosa, Laquetta Cortier, Aquila Herman, Jason Two Two, Anthony Hernandez, Hannah DuBray, Matthew Ruff, Jay Doyle, Hazel Solamon, Dennis, Pearlie, & Rachel Martinez, Earl & Melissa DuBray, Brionee, Aloysius, Kaden, & Gloria Coats-Kitsopolous, Ruby Plenty Arrows & Family, Heather Spotted Eagle & Family, Curtis Conroy & Family, Irene Fast Wolf & Family, Anita Richards & Family, and All Friends & Relatives.
Wake Services: Two night wake service with the first night starting at 12:00 PM, Friday, February 18, 2022 at the Denise Plenty Arrows Residence in Allen, SD and the second night starting at 1:00 PM, Saturday, February 19, 2022 at the American Horse School in Allen, SD
Funeral Services: 12:00 PM, Sunday, February 19, 2022 at the American Horse School in Allen, SD
Officiating: Apostle Pedro Sharpfish and Pastor David Lays Bad
Traditional Lakota Services: Mr. Pat Bad Hand
Burial Services: First Body of Christ Cemetery, Yellow Bear Canyon, Allen, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD
Marcus Tanner Big Crow
KYLE – Marcus Tanner Big Crow, 38 was born on October 24, 1983 in Pine Ridge, SD to Susan (Thunder Bull) Big Crow and Donroy Big Crow. Marcus made his journey to the Spirit World on February 10, 2022 at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.
Marcus is survived by his mother, Susan (Thunder Bull) Big Crow; sons, Daunte Big Crow and Waziyata Big Crow; siblings, Francis Jamie Big Crow, Xavier V. Big Crow, Tonoa Big Crow, Michael Watson, Cruz Watson, Kelli Mousseau, Cesilee Big Crow, Nicole Big Crow, and Latoya Watson; Hunka Ina, Darlene Walks Out; aunts, Phyllis Campbell, Dorothy Thunder Bull, Eunice Nassir, Tracey (Luis) Matai; uncles, William R. Gourd and John Connally; grandmothers, Francine Big Crow, Yvonne “Tiny” DeCory, Leatrice “Chick” Big Crow, Roberta Jumping Eagle-Spencer, Starlette Jumping Eagle, Delores Jumping Eagle, Audrey Jumping Eagle, and Georgia Jumping Eagle; grandfather, Phillip Jumping Eagle; and cousin, Delora Walks Out.
Marcus was preceded in death by his father, Donroy Big Crow; grandparents, Francis & Pauline Big Crow, Vincent & Ella Thunder Bull, and Irene Jumping Eagle; sister, Dominique Big Crow; aunts, Rose White Face, Linda Means, Cora Bird Hat, Bernadine May, Faye Lone Hill, Nellie Ryder Iron Quill, and Amanda Christensen; uncles, Malcolm Thunder Bull, Cecil Thunder Bull, and Earl Thunder Bull; and cousins, Hans J. Christensen, Vincent R. Campbell, Wallace Thunder Bull, Tamera Ashley, and Edna Gutierrez.
Pallbearers will be Mark Hopkins, Raymond Big Crow, William Cody Gourd, Nicholas Campbell, Michael Ashley, Rueben Clifford, William Spotted Eagle, Frank Jumping Eagle, Travis Thunder Bull, and Roger Campbell, Jr.
Honorary pallbearers will be Little Wound Class of 2003, 500 Mile Sacred Hoops Runners, Tokala Warrior Society, Sundown Montileaux, Dion Thunder Bull, McClain Easton, James Hawk, Art & Twila Hopkins & Family, and all cousins, friends & relatives.
Wake Services: One night wake service starting at 4:30 PM, Sunday, February 20, 2022 at the Little Wound House of Prayer in Kyle, SD
Funeral Service: 1:00 PM, Monday, February 21, 2022 at the Little Wound House of Prayer in Kyle, SD.
Officiating: Elder James Brophy, Bishop Brock Davis of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Burial Services: St. Ann’s Catholic Cemetery, Pine Ridge, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD