PINE RIDGE – Michelle Marie White Plume “Ti Ikciya Luta Win”, 38, made her journey to the Spirit World on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at her home in Pine Ridge.
Michelle Marie White Plume “Ti Ikciya Luta Win”, was born on September 14, 1980 in Pine Ridge to Alta White Plume and Michael Quilt.
Michelle is survived by her mother Alta White Plume; children, Raymond Richard, James Richard, Deloni Richard, Rhiannon White Plume, and Kyson Richard; sisters, Teresa Brown, Wacinhin “Rosebud” White Plume and Leslie Cary White Butterfly; and brothers, Chauncey Brown, Mike Jay (Paula) White Plume, Tatanka White Plume and Ivan (Stormy) White Butterfly.
Michelle was preceded in death by her father, Ivan White Butterfly, Sr.; brothers, Marlin White Plume, TaWapaha Luta and Jared White Plume; aunt, Wyoma White Plume; and grandparents, Percy White Plume, Sr. and Villance Weasel.
Pallbearers will be Tina Steele, Lynn Walking Eagle, Hattie White Butterfly, Marci One Feather, William Kills Enemy, Tanya White Butterfly, Jaime Goings, Tina Sitting Holy, Tiffany Sitting Holy, and Rustee Walking Eagle.
A two night wake service started on Friday, November 2, 2018 at the Wounded Knee District School in Manderson. Funeral services were held on Sunday November 4, 2018 at the Wounded Knee District School in Manderson. Traditional Lakota services were with Mr. Francis “Chubbs” Thunder Hawk. Burial was at the White Plume Family Cemetery, Kiza Park, near Manderson.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.