Chester Bordeaux


Funeral services for 57-year old  Chester Wayne Bordeaux are Thurs, May 6, 2021 at 2:00 PM at the Sioux Funeral Home in Pine Ridge, SD, with Deacon Bill White officiating.

Cremation to follow the services with burial at a later date.

Viewing precedes and follows the funeral from 1:00-3:00 at the Sioux Funeral Home

Chester Wayne Bordeaux was born on January 26, 1964 in Pine Ridge, SD to Antoine Bordeaux and Bernadette (Goings) Bordeaux. Chester made his journey to the Spirit World on April 28, 2021 at the Winner Regional Hospital in Winner, SD.

Chester grew up in Pine Ridge, SD and attended school at the Oglala Community School (OCS) where he eventually graduated. After high school, he moved to Iowa and there he received his certificate in masonry and carpentry.

He was a hard-working man who loved what he did. He met and married the love of his life, Dottie, in Iowa, Dottie and they were married until her untimely passing in 2008.

Chester moved to Sioux Falls, SD, where he loved to go for long walks with his dogs, go fishing, and watch basketball games. He was also a great chess player.

Chester is survived by his sisters, Carlene and Gaylene Bordeaux, both of Rapid City, SD and Sallie Goings of Pine Ridge, SD; brothers, Tony Bordeaux of Winner, SD and Sylvester Bordeaux of Sioux Falls, SD; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Chester was preceded in death by his mother, Bernadette Bordeaux; father, Antoine Bordeaux; sister, Rochelle Bordeaux; brother, Carl Bordeaux; paternal grandparents, Clarence Bordeaux and Louise (Warden) Bordeaux; and maternal grandparents, Roland “Scope” Goings and Rebecca (Cuny) Goings.

Pallbearers will be Oliver Good Buffalo, Jr., Marcus Bordeaux, Lyndon Brown, Marty Goings, Sr., Lawrence Lewis and Jason Goings.

Honorary Pallbearers will be All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD