Aloysius Black Tail Deer

Funeral services for 54-year old Aloysius Black Tail Deer are Sat, Feb 10, 2024 at the Manderson Community Church in Manderson, SD, with Pastor Jeremy Mouw officiating.

Burial is at St Phillips Episcopal Cemetery in Manderson

Visitation precedes the funeral from 10:00 – 2:00, also at the Manderson Community Church

Online condolences may be left at

Aloysius Junior Black Tail Deer was born on August 13, 1974 in Rapid City, SD to Aloysius Black Tail Deer Sr and Mary (Elk Boy) Black Tail Deer. Aloysius made his journey to the Spirit World on Jan 30, 2024 at the Monument Health Home Plus Hospice in Rapid City, SD.

Aloysius is survived by his children Cherrish, Nicholas, and Moses; sister Vonda Black Tail Deer; brothers Duane Black Tail Deer, Gerald Black Tail Deer, Joe Black Tail Deer, and Veldon Black Tail Deer; grandchildren Cadence Sage and Israel Asher; aunts Corrine Brave and Roberta Spencer; uncle Philip Jumping Eagle; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, & cousins.

Aloysius was preceded in death by his parents Aloysius Sr & Mary (Elk Boy) Black Tail Deer; and numerous grandparents, aunts, and uncles. 

Pallbearers will be announced

Honorary pallbearers will be all friends & relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD