SLIM BUTTES –– Winyan Waste’Win DeCory “Tusweca Iyoyanpa”, 5, made her journey across the Milky Way on Saturday, July 8, 2017 accompanied by her grandmother, Wanda Siers and siblings, Jeremy Little Jr., Jannae Swift Eagle/Little, and Mato Siers.
Winyan Waste’ Win DeCory was born on September 30, 2011 in Rapid City to William Joseph DeCory and Chauney Siers.
Winyan is survived by her father, William Joseph DeCory of Rapid City; mother, Chauney Siers of Slim Buttes; grandmother, Michelle DeCory of Rapid City; aunts, Maria DeCory, Myra DeCory, Moriah DeCory, and Tabitha DeCory all of Rapid City, Misty Davis, Sioux Dawn Oldson, and Michelle Little all of Slim Buttes; uncles, Junior DeCory, Joseph DeCory, and Mason DeCory, all of Rapid City, Jason Little, Joshua Little, Jeremiah Little, and Shane Siers all of Slim Buttes; and sister, Elsa DeCory of Slim Buttes.
A two night wake service started on Monday, July 17, 2017 at the Brother Rene Hall in Oglala. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at the Brother Rene Hall. Traditional services were with Mr. Ivis Long Visitor. Burial service was at the St. Matthew’s Episcopal Cemetery in Slim Buttes.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.