Dawn Traversie


Memorial services for 51-year old Dawn Traversie are Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 3:00 PM at the Misty Morton residence, House 21 North Ridge, Pine Ridge, SD, with traditional Lakota Services by Mr Mike Little Boy Sr.

Burial services will be held at a later date

Dawn Traversie was born on September 5, 1968 in Eagle Butte, SD to Leonard Traversie and Madeline Black Feather. Dawn made her journey to the Spirit World on June 10, 2020 at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.

Dawn is survived by her father, Leonard Traversie; daughters, Malissea Rodriquez and Malena Waters; son, David Chavez; siblings, Misty Morton, Starr Traversie, Jayson LaRoche, Delbert Comes Flying, Leonard, Jr., and Duane Traversie; grandchildren, Karcyn Chavez, Hayden Jack, Caedance Jack, Grayson Jack, Khalea Goings, Tristian Jack, and Mateo Jack.

Dawn was preceded in death by her mother, Madeline Rose Black Feather; siblings, Delray Traversie, Heath Traversie, and Shane Traversie; nephew, Francisco Traversie; and grandmother, Ora She Elk Voice Walking-Pumpkin Seed.

Pallbearers will be Filmore Richards, Merle Black Feather, Joey Black Feather, Gilberto Aguilera, Lisa Bagola, Lisa Coomes, and Jeri Black Feather.

Honorary pallbearers will be all family, friends, & relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD