Donroy Wilson Feather Earring


Visitation services for 61-year old Donroy Wilson Feather Earring are Saturday, June 6, 2020 from 10:00 till noon at the Sioux Funeral Home in Pine Ridge, SD.

Graveside services follow at 1:00 PM at the St. Luke’s Episcopal Cemetery near Sharps Corner, SD. with Lay Minster Anthony Wounded Head officiating and traditional Lakota services with Mr Rick Grey Grass

Donroy Wilson Feather Earring as born on February 10, 1959 in Pine Ridge, SD to Benjamin and Alvina (Grass) Feather Earring-Conquering Bear. Donroy made his journey to the Spirit World on June 1, 2020 at the Pine Ridge I.H.S. Hospital in Pine Ridge, SD.

Donroy is survived by his mother, Alvina Grass-Feather Earring; father, Benjamin Feather Earring-Conquering Bear; sisters, Verla Feather Earring of Sioux City, IA, Gerda Feather Earring of Minneapolis, MN, Shirlene (Joe) Rainey of Porcupine, SD, Millie (Bud) Blue Horse of Rosebud, SD, Benita (Jerry, Sr.) Cottier of Pine Ridge, SD, Tana (Kevin) Boyd of Porcupine, SD, and Latoya Feather Earring of Porcupine, SD; brother, Malcom Feather Earring of Porcupine, SD; significant other, Loretta Yellow Hair of Wakpamni, SD; children, Jamie Feather Earring, Jody (Gay) Feather Earring, Ladawn Feather Earring, Chade Feather Earring, and Lonna Feather Earring; and many grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Donroy was preceded in death by his grandfather, John Grass; grandmother, Etta Weston-Grass; sister, Fermina Feather Earring; daughter, Baby Girl Feather Earring; son, Theodore Yellow Hair, Sr.; nephews, Jessie Running Shield and CJ “Toast” Locke; and granddaughter, Whisper Wind Cottier.

Pallbearers will be Derek Bettelyoun, Vic Shoulder, Myles Feather Earring, Donroy Feather Earring, Jerry “Brother” Code, Jr., Chance Gomez, Frank Pack, and Darrell Yellow Hair.

Honorary pallbearers will be Porcupine Dialysis Staff, Wakpamni Lakers Baseball Team, Pine Ridge Sioux Baseball Team, Manderson A’s, Harold Salway, Popcorn Tyon, Alten Three Stars, Leonard Poor Bear & Family, Dave Archambault & Family, Fred Barley, Cal Metcalf, Marla Two Crow, Sue Girl Bettelyoun, Mona Steele-Brewer & Family, Carl & Joyce Elk Boy & Family, Florence Ten Fingers & Family, Steve & Lolita DuBray, Edger & Violet Bear Runner & Family, Ernie Weston & Family, Ruby Weston & Family, Duane Running Hawk & Family, Derek “Rang” & Deb Bettelyoun & Family, Mona Mesteth & Family, Nadine Blue Bird & Family, Robert & Sharon Two Crow & Family, Virginia White Woman & Family, Levi & Shirley Lefthand & Family, Audrey & Allen Hynamann, Cheryl Locke & Family, Clement & Penny Locke, Sr., Gloria Tail & Family, Dave & Tiny Pourier, Joe Yellow Hair & Family, Amigos & Suzie Gomez, Rayford Featherman & Family, Larry & Amy Ringing Shield, Earl Tall & Family, Betty & Joanne Tall-Janis & Family, Virgil Bush & Family, Marty Wounded Arrow & Family, Delores Bear Killer, Bev Bear Killer, Walter Yellow Hair, Beulah Weasel Bear, Chuckles & Linda “Bean” Janis, Dennis Yellow Thunder, Robert “Hunska” Cottier, Frank Cottier, Sandy Two Lance, Sid & Poxy Has No Horse, Virgil Yellow Cloud, Harold & Harriet Hollow Horn, Clarence Yellow Hawk & Family, Marlin Palmeter, Mike Palmeter, Lenny Lone Hill, Elanor Weston & Family, Phillip Good Crow & Family, Deb Morrisette & Family, Berna Blue Bird, Nadine Grass-Trimbal, John Grass & Family, Harriet Standing Bear & Family, Charlie Standing Bear, Wilma Standing Bear, Leola Bear Runner, Beldean Bear Runner, Crystal “Hanny” & Robert Bush & Family, Darrel & Jenn Yellow Hair, Mike & Barb Yellow Hair-Two Eagle, Josie Yellow Hair, Rex Conroy & Family, Archie & Connie Sierra, Florence “Babe” Sierra, Will & Monica Good Eagle, Norma Moose & Family, Sam Locke, Benjamin Rainey, Danzel Black Bull, Lyle Iron Horn, Two Lance Families, Black Crow Family, Grey Grass Family, Taken Alive Family, and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD