Funeral services for 39-year old Jennifer Warrior-Lovato are Sat, March 12, 2022 at 11:00 at Brother Rene Hall in Oglala, SD, with Sister Barb Bogenschutz officiating and traditional Lakota services by Peta Catches & Norbert Bell
Burial is at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Cemetery in Oglala
A one-night wake service starts Friday, March 11, at noon at Brother Rene Hall in Oglala
Jennifer Liza Warrior-Lovato was born on August 7, 1982 in Albuquerque, NM to Pedro Lovato and Deborah Goldie Warrior. Jennifer made her journey to the Spirit World on March 5, 2022 at her home in Oglala, SD.
Jennifer is survived by her daughter, Gabriella Grass-Warrior; sisters, Holly Warrior, Ella Tobacco, and Huberta Stands; brothers, Lester (Alvina) Warrior, Austin (Misty & Kids) Warrior, Nathan Tobacco, Jr., and Conway New Holy; significant other, Cole Chase; hunka father, Kenneth Standing Soldier; grandfathers, Delmar & Calvert Dreaming Bear; uncles, Clifton Waters, Norbert Bell, Cyril, Mike, Owen, & Rambo Warrior, and Dale Conquering Bear; aunts, Sylvia, Violet, Julia, & Gloria Warrior, Janet Cheyenne, Lorna Lovato, Carol Wounded, Judy Slow Bear, Hilda Kills, and Corrine Brave; great grandmother, Racheal Chief Eagle; hunka sisters, Lilly Weasel Bear, Bobbi Jo Tobacco, Monica Lame, and the Red Feather Sisters; nieces & nephews, Lakota Warrior, Mariah Warrior, Jeremiah Warrior, and Maurice Warrior and their father, Duran Nelson; nephew, Samuel Warrior; mother-in-law, Doris Grass; and numerous other nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Jennifer was preceded in death by her mother, Debbie Warrior; step-father, Nathan Tobacco, Sr.; sister, Yvette Warrior; grandparents, Everett Warrior, Loretta Dreaming Bear, and Marvin Victor Dreaming Bear; brother, Narvel Tobacco; and numerous aunts & uncles.
Pallbearers will be Mike Warrior, Doyle Bad Heart Bull, Renford Good Lance, Lyle Conquering Bear, Deon Iron Teeth, Shane Wounded, Nicolas Wounded, Walter Dreaming Bear, Donald Belt, Phillip Dreaming Bear, Clifton Waters, and Brandon Pipe On Head.
Honorary pallbearers will be Carol Wounded & Family, Holly Red Feather, Caroline Hunter & Family, Bernan & William Hunter, Wilma Returns From Scout & Family, Janet Tobacco & Family, Judy Slow Bear & Family, January & Neveah Tobacco, Norbert Bell, Virgil & Vernon Black Feather, Jordan Tobacco, Billy Rose, Antonia, Cali, Sodie, & William Pulliam, Catches Family, Tobacco Family, Red Feather Family, Grass Family, Warrior Families, Dreaming Bear Family, and All Friends & Relatives.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD