07/13/2013 - Chief Oliver Red Cloud
Funeral services for Chief Oliver Red Cloud, age 93, of Pine Ridge, SD, will be at 10:00 AM, Saturday, July 13, 2013 at the new Pine Ridge High School Gym in Pine Ridge, SD, with Father Peter Klink, S.J. and Mr. Charles McGaa officiating.
Traditional Lakota Services will be provided by Mr. Steve DuBray.
A two-night wake service will begin at 2:00 PM, Thursday, July 11, 2013 at the New Pine Ridge High School Gym in Pine Ridge, SD.
Burial will be at the Holy Cross Episcopal Cemetery, Pine Ridge, SD.
Chief Red Cloud passed away on July 4, 2013, in Denver, CO
Sons: Lyman Red Cloud, Sr. of Rapid City, SD; Guy Red Cloud, Paul Red Cloud, and Marty Red Cloud all of Pine Ridge, SD.
Adopted Sisters: Marie Randall of Wanblee, SD; and Carmelita Eagle Chasing of Eagle Butte, SD.
Great Grandchildren: 115
Great-Great Grandchildren: 57
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Laura (Standing Bear) Twiss; spouse, Helena (Twiss) Red Cloud and later remarried Isabella (Bull Bear) Red Cloud; children, Verdell Red Cloud, Sr., Anthony Red Cloud, Sr., Nancy Red Cloud-Perez, Theresa Red Cloud, and Esther Red Cloud; brother, Guy Red Cloud; sisters, Louise Red Cloud, Mollie Red Cloud, Evelyn Red Cloud, Susie Red Cloud, and Nancy Red Cloud-Horn Cloud.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD
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