Candence Mesteth

Funeral services for 17-year old Cadence Mesteth are Mon, Feb 1, 2021 at 2:00 PM at the TNT Center in Wanblee, SD, with Pastors John Poff and Chris Grillo officiating and traditional Lakota services by Mr Kenny Farmer and Mr George Apple

Burial is at St Timothy’s Episcopal Cemetery in Potato Creek, SD

A 2-night wake service starts Sat, Jan 30, 2021 at 1:00 PM, also at the TNT Center in Wanblee, with prayer services starting at 7:00 PM each night.

Candence’s family asks that everyone follow the guidelines of precautions against the spread of COVID 19, so masks and social distancing are required.

Cadence Marie Rose Mesteth “Kimimila Wakan Win” was born on July 29, 2003 in Pine Ridge, SD to Corey Mesteth and Agnes Morrison. Cadence made her journey to the Spirit World on January 21, 2021 in Wall, SD.

Cadence is survived by her mother, Agnes Morrison of Wall, SD; siblings, Cassius Apple of Kyle, SD, Camille and Cassandra Mesteth, both of Potato Creek, SD; aunts, Misty Taggart of Montana, Esther Antelope of Potato Creek, Wesley Mesteth and Clarissa Shangreaux, both of Kyle, SD; uncles, DJ Antelope of Potato Creek, SD, Chris and TJ Mesteth, both of Kyle, SD; and grandparents, Cynthia Apple of Potato Creek, SD and Marie Apple of Kyle, SD; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Cadence was preceded in death by her father, Corey Mesteth; aunts, Tanya and Theresa Antelope, Catherine Amber Frasier and Jessica Morrison; uncle, Robert Fred Antelope; grandparents, Peter Mesteth, Stella Antelope, Edna Morrison, and Clifford Morrison, Jr.; and great grandparents, Dora Big Boy, Eliza Good Voice Elk-Morrison, and Clifford Morrison, Sr.

Pallbearers will be Cassius Apple, Michael Apple, Arlin Black Burn, Jeffrey Janis, Jr., DJ Antelope, Jeremy Martinez, Daniel Hardy, Jr., Carlos Martinez, Mark Hetztel and Jayson Apple.

Honorary Pallbearers will be NIBS Staff and Students, Keisha Joy, Eagle Rock Staff & Students, Olivia Blue Bird, Crazy Horse School Staff & Students, Little Wound School Staff & Students, and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD