Funeral services for Ora Una Janis “Cante Tanka Win”, age 82, of Kyle, SD will be Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Hall in Kyle, SD with Reverend Kim Montileaux and Reverend Cordelia Red Owl officiating.
A one night wake service will be Friday, December 7, 2012 at 2:00 PM at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Hall in Kyle, SD.
Burial will be at the St. Barnabas Episcopal Church Cemetery in Kyle, SD.
Son: Merle Whistler of Manteca, CA
Daughter: Cheryl Whistler of Pine Ridge, SD
Adopted Daughter: Dr. Kim Montileaux of Kyle, SD
Brother: Everette Janis of Kyle, SD
Sisters: Mabel Janis of Kyle, SD, and Sharon & Elton Yellow Boy of Rapid City, SD
Great Grandchildren: 16
Preceded in death by her parents, Wilson and Alice (Fool Head) Janis; spouse; William Whistler; brothers and sisters, Kenneth Janis, Evelyn Long Soldier, Louise Janis, and Elizabeth Janis; and grandchildren, Jarrod and Jordan Whistler.
Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD is in charge of arrangements.