Andrea Shoulders


Funeral services for 45-year old Andrea Shoulders are Sat, May 1, 2021 at 2:00 at the Charlene Featherman residence in Manderson, SD, with Father Edmund Yainao, S.J., officiating and traditional Lakota services by Mike Little Boy

Burial is at St. Agnes Catholic Cemetery in Manderson, SD

A two-night wake service starts Thur, April 29, 2021 at 3:00 PM, also at the Charlene Featherman residence in Manderson, SD.

Andrea Lee Shoulders “Wakinyan Ole Win” was born on May 8, 1975 in Pine Ridge, SD to Abraham LaDeaux, Sr. and Cora Shoulders.  Andrea made her journey to the Spirit World on April 21, 2021 at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.

Andrea is survived by her daughter, Paige Running Shield; sons, Pernell Running Shield, Lewis Red Elk, and Andrew Red Elk; brothers, David Shoulders and Abraham LaDeaux, Jr.; sisters, Lisa Looks Twice and Marla LaDeaux; nieces, Jayda Shoulders, Megan Red Willow, Dakota LaDeaux, Alyssa Looks Twice, Crystal Sharp, Natasha Sharp, and Marlena LaDeaux; nephews, Christopher, Kane, & Devin Shoulders, Gordon Looks Twice, Jr., Darrell Looks Twice, and Leland LaDeaux; aunts, Charlene Featherman and Rose Shoulders; uncles, Larry & Harry Shoulders; grandchildren, Treyvon Spotted Eagle, Jr., Wakinyan Spotted Eagle, and Zayvia Cora Mae Running Shield; and numerous cousins.

Andrea was preceded in death by her mother, Cora Shoulders; father, Abraham LaDeaux, Sr.; son, Emil Red Elk, Jr.; brother, Percy Shoulders; grandparents, Andrew & Christine Cedar Face-Shoulders; uncles, Seymour, Irdy, Tim, Lester, Billy, Renay, & Orlan Shoulders; aunt, Linda Shoulders-LaDeaux; cousin, Pernell Shoulders, Tim Shoulders, Jr., Calvin LaDeaux, and Donny LaDeaux.

Pallbearers will be Patricia “Patzy” Red Elk, Amy Jumping Eagle, Leona Cutt, Lyle Featherman, Jr., Virgil LaDeaux, Lonny LaDeaux, Andy Pawnee Leggins, Brandon Pawnee Leggins, and Paul Pawnee Leggins.

Honorary pallbearers will be Cedar Face Families, Susan Shangreaux & Family, Verola Spider & Family, Evans Running Shield & Family, Babette Thin Elk & Family, Mike Little Boy & Family, Betty Janis & Family, Earl Tall & Family, JoAnn Tall & Family, Lavonne & Rachel Mesteth & Family, Red Elk Family, Jumping Eagle Family, Ghost Family, Little Dog Family, Frank Ghost, Alvira Twiss & Family, Louise DeSersa & Family, Leroy Looks Twice, Gordon Looks Twice, LaDeaux Families, George Villareal, Mase Oldsen, Delores Jumping Eagle, Karen Brown Bull, Stephanie Little Bear, Misty Two Bulls, Angel Two Bulls, Alvena Bad Yellow Hair, Howard Little Dog, Karen Afraid of Hawk, Karlyn & Haisley Little Dog, Denise Jumping Eagle, Bobbi Long Soldier, Angela & Lorelei Black Bear, Sean Red Elk, Jefferson Eagle Bull, All PWC Workers, Wounded Knee District School Class of ’89, Bad Company Softball Team, and all Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD