Angel May Stoltenburg


A Celebration of Life for 46-year old Angel May Stoltenburg will be held Thurs, June 6, 2024 at 11:00 at the On Common Ground Church in Rapid City, SD.

Burial follows at 12:30 at Mountain View Cemetery in Rapid City.

A one-night wake service for Angel May starts Wed, June 5, at 4:00 at the On Common Ground Church in Rapid City

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Angel May (Janis) Stoltenburg

Sunrise – August 15, 1977   Sunset – May 28, 2024

Angel May was born on August 15, 1977 in Rapid City to Edward C Janis III and Michelle R (Bowker) Janis. Angel was given her wings to fly high on her journey home. 

She loved fishing, hunting, camping, arts and crafts, music, the Black Hills, and her family.  

Angel always helped her loved one out when she could.  She faced and endured many trials in her walk of life on Mother Earth.  

Her strong spirit will always live on for eternity.  It’s never goodbye, it’s see you later.

Angel is survived by her husband Jay Stoltenburg; Sisters Shawna Janis and Heather Janis; brother Christopher Bowker; Nephews Carlo Trujillo, and Kobe Bowker; Nieces DejaRae Little Bull, Taylor Janis, and Laila Bowker; Numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, and family.

Angel was preceded in death by her legendary family: Parents Edward C Janis III and Michelle (Bowker) Janis; Mother-in-law and Father-in-law Harold and Patricia Stoltenburg; precious spirit babies; Her Warrior cousins Jeremia Janis, Jordan Allen, Dustin Janis Sr, and Cheyenne Fiddler; grandparents Edward C Janis Sr, Mary (Eagle Tail) Janis, Alva Houston, and Raymone Bowker; as well as many friends, family, and ancient ancestors.

Sioux Funeral Home in Pine Ridge is in charge of arrangements for Angel Stoltenburg