Funeral services for 75-year old Fritz Howard Blue Horse Owner will be Saturday, May 30, 2020 at 11:00 AM at the St. John’s Episcopal Church near Oglala, SD, with Reverend Deacon Twyla Two Bulls officiating and traditional Lakota services by Mr Cornell Conroy
Burial services will be at St. John’s Episcopal Cemetery, Oglala,
A one-night wake service starts Friday, May 29, 2020 at 3:30 PM, also at St. John’s Episcopal Church near Oglala, SD
Fritz Howard Blue Horse Owner was born on May 10, 1945 in Pine Ridge, SD to Jonas Blue Horse Owner and Ella Kills Warrior. Fritz made his journey to the Spirit World on May 22, 2020 at the Select Specialty Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.
Fritz is survived by his nieces, Carolyn New Holy, Pam Ten Fingers, Theda Ten Fingers, Velma Blacksmith, Cheryl Crow, Kaye Blacksmith, and Lenora Blacksmith all of Oglala, SD; nephews, Daniel New Holy, Jr. and Gilson Ten Fingers both of Oglala, SD, and Neal Kindle of Allen, SD; grandchildren, Stormy, Dustin, & Justin Williams, Jonelle Brown, Larae & Donlyn New Holy, Danielle New Holy, Hoksila New Holy, Tyrell New Holy, and Latonia Ten Fingers; great grandchildren, Aria & Joseph Williams, Taliyah Martin, Iris & Denton Roan Eagle, Daisha Ten Fingers, Castor Blacksmith, Lawrence Rouse, Margaret Blacksmith, Major Poor Elk, Devine Blacksmith, Pollux Blacksmith, Kenny & Julian Stands, and numerous grandchildren.
Fritz was preceded in death by his parents, Ella Kills Warrior and Jonas Blue Horse Owner; and siblings, Josephine Blue Horse Owner-New Holy, Carrie Blue Horse Owner, Barry Chief Eagle, and George Chief Eagle.
Pallbearers will be Corby Long Soldier, Dorian New Holy, Brian Kindle, Dustin Williams, Ronald “Bill” Ten Fingers, Tim Bores A Hole, Sheldon Flute, and Donovan Kills Small.
Honorary pallbearers will be Gilson Ten Fingers, Karen Long, Pam Ten Fingers, Theda Ten Fingers & Family, Kay & Lenora Blacksmith & Family, Latonia Ten Fingers & Family, Katherine & Ed Starr, Katy Kindle, Morris Kindle, Audrey Kindle, Minnie Kindle, Matthew Running Eagle & Family, Barney Running Eagle & Family, Corrine Brave & Family, Johnson Bear Robe & Family, Leona Broken Nose & Family, Richard Ten Fingers, Jr. & Family, Merle Good Voice Flute, Victoria Good Voice Flute & Family, Valerie & Family, Faye Charging Thunder & Family, Jimmy Kills Small & Family, Dale Warrior & Family, Barbara Dull Knife & Family, Tina Merdanian & Family, Tim Bad Heart Bull & Family, Tom & Loretta Bad Heart Bull & Family, Kevin & Merton Belt & Family, Hobart Spot, Raymond Pipe On Head & Family, Mike & Paul Little & Family, Filmore & Cheryl He Crow & Family, Warrior Family, Kills Warrior Families, Ten Fingers Family, White River Baseball Team, and All Friends & Relatives.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD