Funeral services for 29-year old Geneva Bad Heart Bull are Friday, May 21, 2021 at 10:00 AM at the Makasan Presbyterian Church Hall in Oglala, SD, with Rev Asa Wilson officiating and traditional Lakota services by Mr Richard Broken Nose
Burial is in the Bad Heart Bull Family Cemetery in Oglala
A one-night wake starts Thurs, May 20, 2021 at 2:00, also at the Makasan Presbyterian Church Hall
Geneva Jade Bad Heart Bull was born on April 23, 1992 in Pine Ridge, SD to Brenda Bad Heart Bull and Vern Cuny. Geneva made her journey to the Spirit World on May 11, 2021 in Evergreen, SD.
Geneva is survived by mother, Brenda (Ted) Janis; father, Vernon “Dusty” Cuny; daughters, Raquel LaFawn Respects Nothing and Analise Lynn Bad Heart Bull; son, Justice Reese Respects Nothing; siblings, Derek (Kevin Steele) Cuny, Natasha Cuny, Joshua (Cassandra) Cuny, Austin Cuny, and Dymond Bad Heart Bull; grandchild, Javontae Janis; and numerous nieces & nephews.
Geneva was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Julius Bad Heart Bull and Norma Two Bulls; paternal grandparents, Vernon Cuny, Sr. and Olive Garnier-Brings Him Back; sister, Candida LaFawn Cardoz-Quinones; uncles, Olynn Bad Heart Bull, Carroll Bad Heart Bull, Lindon Bad Heart Bull, and Marty Cuny; and cousins, Alicia Bad Heart Bull, Nile Bad Heart Bull, Julian Bad Heart Bull, Tre’jon Bad Heart Bull, Jesse Two Bulls, and Joe Fast Wolf.
Pallbearers will be Lacey Colhoff, Dar McBride, Desiree McBride, Melissa Featherman, Dontaye Janis, Brandon Bad Heart Bull, BJ Little Dog, Dre Morrisette, and Airik Bad Heart Bull.
Honorary pallbearers will be Rosalie Janis, Jennifer Janis & Family, Tessa Kalili & Family, Elgin Bad Heart Bull & Family, Angela Bad Heart Bull & Family, Robin Bad Heart Bull & Family, Sarlita Jumping Eagle & Family, Doris Respects Nothing & Family, Alvira Twiss & Family, Christian Janis & Family, Denise Jumping Eagle & Family, Darla & Rick Swain & Family, Maxine & Louie Janis & Family, Kevin Steele & Family, Robert Kills Enemy & Family, Andre & Martha Janis & Family, Margaret Steele, Ashley Cedar Face, Latrice Spotted Eagle, Kim Mesteth & Family, Leanna Featherman & Family, Karen (Brandon) Red Elk & Family, special friend, Marissa Featherman, and All Friends & Relatives.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD