RAPID CITY – Ta TaSunke Luta Wi (Red Horse Owner) “Patricia Briana Bad Wound”, 49, journeyed to the Spirit World on Friday, July 10, 2020 at her home in Rapid City.
Patricia Briana Bad Wound was born on January 20, 1971 in Hot Springs to Jimmy Charles Bad Wound and Sandra Witt.
Patricia is survived by her mother, Sandra Witt of Salem, Ore.; daughter, Margaret (James Sr.) Osborne of Salem, Ore.; grandchildren, Josiah Cante’ Osborne, Ezra Paul Osborne, Isaiah John Osborne, Elijah Daniel Osborne, Ellianna Kimimila Patricia Osborne, James Osborne Jr., Jada Lynn Erlene Osborne, and Jazzelynn Jane Eve Osborne; siblings, Timothy (Heather) Witt of Salem, Ore., Gayla Loafer of Rapid City, Trina (Steve) Wilson of Lincoln City, Ore., and Antoinette (Virgil) Poafpybitty of Oglala; aunts, Becky (Mack) Witt of Hot Springs and Ella Richards of Aberdeen; uncles, Lyle Witt of Hot Springs, Wayne Witt of Oglala, John Bad Wound of Allen, and Marvin (Linda) Bad Wound of Batesland; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.
Patricia was preceded in death by her grandparents, James and Agnes (Fire Thunder) Bad Wound, Nathaniel Witt Sr., and Geraldine Distribution; father, Jimmy Charles Bad Wound; uncles, Nathaniel Witt Jr., Lawrence Witt, Francis Witt, Nelson Witt, James Witt, Patrick Witt and Sidney Witt; aunts, Mary Ann (Witt) Kapicka, Eugena Bettelyoun, and Mary Ann Bad Wound; and nieces, Anna Maria Brewer and Jessica Bad Wound.
Pallbearers were Anthony Waters, Marty Waters, Jonny Bad Wound, Darren Bettelyoun, Curtis Bettelyoun, and Randy Witt.
Honorary pallbearers were all relatives and friends.
A one night wake service started on Monday, July 20, 2020 at the Bad Wound Residence in Allen. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at the Bad Wound Residence, with MR. Mike Cross doing Traditional Lakota services. Burial was at the ST. john of the Cross Cemetery in Allen.Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.