Alec Dillon


Funeral services for 39-year old Alec Dillon are Thurs, April 13, 2023 at 11:00 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge, SD, with Father Edmund Yainao, SJ, officiating and traditional Lakota services by Pat Janis

Burial is at the Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery in Pine Ridge.

A one-night wake service starts Wed, April 12, at 2:00 at Sacred Heart Catholic with evening services starting at 7:00.

Alec Lee Dillon was born on May 14, 1983 in Pine Ridge, SD to DeWitt Louis Dillon and Marilyn Red Cloud- Brown. Alec made his journey to the Spirit World on April 1, 2023 in Pine Ridge, SD.

Alec is survived by his mother Marilyn J Red Cloud of Pine Ridge; sons,Jesse and Chance Pulliam; siblings Charles “Matt” Dillon of MT, Mike Red Cloud, Merle “Shorty” Catches, both of Rapid City, SD, Trent Brewer, Lester Brown, James Track, Nathaniel Track, Jr., of Pine Ridge, Yvonne Dillon, Veronica Dillon, Tylynn Dillon, all of MT, Johnee Moreno of California, and Dorreen & Candace Brown of Pierre, SD, Myrna Rodriguez of Pine Ridge, and Calvin Cordova of Rapid City; grandparents Florence Janis, Dave & Kathy Janis, and Freda Big Road, all of Manderson, SD, Mary Ellen Red Shirt, Marjorie & Frank Murdock, Roberta Ecoffey of Pine Ridge, and Lorraine Track of Rapid City; aunts Lorna Her Many Horses of Missouri, Jennifer and Sherry Martin, both of Pine Ridge; uncle Reno Red Cloud of Pine Ridge; and special friend Danelle Merrival of Pine Ridge.

Alec was preceded in death by his father DeWitt Dillon; sisters Monica Dillon, Mary Ellen Red Cloud, and Alanie Mesteth; brothers Tony Sequeiros, Joseph Rodriguez, and Charlie Dillon;  grandparents Grace Pourier, Reno Red Cloud, and Myrna Janis-Martin; great-grandparents, Dave & Elfreda Janis, Mary Ann Red Cloud, Agnes Red Cloud, and Edgar Red Cloud; great-great-grandmother Lottie Red Cloud; aunts Pam Red Cloud, Charlotte Red Cloud, Mary Ellen Red Cloud, Susan Martin; uncles Benjamin Red Cloud, Ronald Martin and Delano “Charkey” Pablo.

Pallbearers will be Brad Red Cloud, Clarence Janis, Ron Martin, Brandon Shangreau, Taylor Charging Crow, Ted Coomes Jr, Asaul Elbow Shield, Robert White Plume, Raymond Bald Eagle, Kyle Brings Plenty, James Red Cloud, Daniel Ramos, and Kincaid Caldwell.

Honorary pallbearers will be Betty Goings & Family, Joann Lehner & Family, Wanda Lehner & Family, Debra, Brenda, Lavanna, & Andrea Red Cloud & Families, Vincent Red Cloud, Rose Ann LaDeaux & Family, Sis Mousseau & Family, Hobart Yankton & Family, John LaDeaux & Family, Dale Martin & Family, Dave Janis & Family, Walter Janis & Family, Angel Janis & Family, Freda Cottier & Family, Bob Martin & Family, Vince Martin & Family, Larry Martin & Family, Duane Martin & Family, Lisa Martin & Family, Mona Red Shirt, Carmel Red Shirt & Family, Nita Red Shirt & Family, Colleen Steele & Family, Baby Girl Her Many Horses & Family, Sam LaDeaux, Nellie Bald Eagle & Family, Gary & Sheri Steele & Family, Jon Janis, Michelle Janis, Cecil, Heather, Marilyn, & Mary Apple & Families, Deshae Track & Family, Zelda Pulliam & the Pulliam Families, Jackie & Boys, Jenna & Phil Iron Cloud, Ben “Sonny” Red Cloud Jr, Devon, Cheyenne, & Kayla Red Cloud, Jade Brings Plenty, James, Mervin, Sheila & Loren LaDeaux & Families, BJ, Dave, & Merv LaDeaux, Danny Merrival, Susan Schrader, Kateri & Raelee Patton, Whitney Zephier, Phil Ponds, Jeremy Watters, Donnie Jo Lafferty, Mesu Morrisette, Jeremy Waters, Al Brown, Anita Brown, Doug Brown, Vance Hayes, Antoinette Kendall, Reno Red Cloud III & Family, Gina Cordova, Katrina & Marena Shangreau, Tina Cortez, Jerry Stanley, Juanita Navarez & Family, Harrison Caldwell, Percy “Scope” White Plume, Vanessa Sequeiros, Jude Dillon, Sr., Freda & Dean Patton & Family, Tylynn Dillon, Memo, Horse, & Ken Morgan, Daphne Janis, Dale “Scud” Martin Jr, Ryan Lame, Junior Lame, Shilo Ghost, Mary Lame & Family, Estello Ghost, Darrell Martin Jr, Jay Janis, Monica Red Bear, Alice Two Bulls, Jodi Pacheco, Lyndon Stone, Jerrell Running Bear, Louis Winters & Family, Vic & Posh Camp, Shangreau Family, Cottier Family, Ecoffey Family, White Calf Family, Brown Family, Caldwell Family, Merrival Family, Janis Family, Red Star Family, Coomes Family, Pine Ridge CAP Office/Elderly Meals, and all Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD