Funeral services for 19-year old Jyles Salomon Sat, Sep 17, 2022 at 10:00 at the Salomon Ranch east of Allen, SD, with traditional Lakota Services by Julius Not Afraid
Burial is at the Salomon Family Cemetery in Allen, SD
A two-night wake service starts Thurs, Sept 15, at 10:00 at the Salomon Ranch.
Jyles Lee Salomon was born on September 30, 2002 in Gordon, NE to Cody Hopkins and Anna Salomon – Halverson. Jyles made his journey to the Spirit World on September 8, 2022 at the Bennett County Hospital in Martin, SD.
Jyles is survived by his mother, Anna (Drew) Halverson; father, Cody Hopkins; maternal grandparents, Alberto & Donna Salomon; especial guardians, Heron “Joe” and MaryLu; paternal grandmother, Connie Hopkins; siblings, Stefonna and Alasandra Salomon, Drew II and Colt Halverson; grandparents, Marcelina, Eusabio, Gabriella III and Fabian Salomon-Sanchez, Stephanie (DJ), Katherine, Marty, John, Tom, and Anthony Waters, Arlene Hopkins, Myron “Chico” DuBray, and Eddie “Boone” DuBray; aunts, Deanna Hopkins, Lynette & Lodi Quick Bear; uncles, Albert, Leonardo, and Michael Salomon; maternal cousins, Marianna, Shamirra, River, Antonio, Michael Riley, August, Amara, Alberto III,; special pets, Bella, Red Thunder and Early Dancer; and so many more beloved relatives.
Jyles was preceded in death by his relatives: Miguel & Manuela Salomon-Sanchez, Leroy & Emma Waters, Stephen Raymond Hopkins & Anna Mae DuBray, Gabriela I & Alberto Salomon I, Phillip Waters, Louis Means, Brian Waters, Jessie Renae Waters, Wilbert Means, Junior Waters, Carlos Hopkins, Carl Hopkins, MaryLou DuBray, and Clement “Porky” DuBray.
Pallbearers will be Ivan Verduzco, Rafael Gallegos, Jr., Kaylee Reddest, Markus Two Bulls, Carlos Hopkins, Jr., Viggo DuBray, Jon Dillon, Karlee DuBray, Sage Yellow Hawk, Brian Yellow Hawk, Fred Waters, Terrance Two Bulls, Tommy Fly, Carlos Plenty Arrows, Daveryl Means, and Shawnee Red Bear.
Honorary pallbearers will be Mato Ota Tiospaye, Salomon – Sanchez Family, Gallegos Family, Waters Family, Six-Feather Nelson Family, Halverson Family, Risseeuw Family, Yellow Hawk Family, Rabbit Family, Means Family, Stephanie Swift Hawk & Family, Evangeline Poor Bear, Penny Brewer & Family, Jodie Waters & Family, Jonny & Annie Badwound, Luke (Cherish) Bad Wound & Family, Julius Not Afraid & Family, Mesun Yellow Hawk & Family, Alynn Two Bulls and Family, Dario (Marietta) Vasquez & Family, Frank (Consuelo) Means & Family, Austin Last Horse & Family, Arlo Standing Bear, Eddie Means, Faith Richards & Family, Molly Risse, Heather and Sylvie Spotted Elk & Family, Jesse Luke, Bernice DeLorme, Mario Gonzalez & Family, Victor Arapahoe, Wakinyan Conroy, Gloria Koats, Brittney Bullman & Family, Hopkins Family, DuBray Family, BlueMoon Family, Little Hawk Family, Marrufo Family, Junior DuBray, William Andrews, Aloysius “Wish” Brave Hawk, Dominque Clucas, Andrea Hopkins, Jovon & Amia, Whitney & Britney DuBray, Jonnie Mae, Bobbie Jo Handley, Rae Bad Wound, Luta Keegan, Standing Rock Spirit Riders, Little Big Horn Riders, Crazy Horse Riders, Water Protectors, Bull Riding Family, Lakota Akicita Society, All AIM Veterans, American Horse School Class of 2016, Oglala Lakota High School Class of 2020, Pass Creek Day Laborers, and All Beloved Friends & Relatives – Wopila for sharing your life with Jyles Lee.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SDJyles