Ronald Rowland

Funeral services for 59-year old Ronald William Roland of Rapid City will be 12:00 PM, Sunday, April 5, 2020 at noon at Rosemary Rowland’s residence, 732 Irving Road, Pine Ridge, SD, with traditional Lakota services to be announced.

Burial services will be at Wolf Creek Community Cemetery

A one-night wake service starts at 5:00 PM, Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 5:00 PM, also at Rosemary Rowland’s residence.

Ronald William Rowland, Sr. was born on June 26, 1960 in Pine Ridge, SD to Benton Francis Rowland, Jr. and Freda Pearl Yellow Hair. Ronald, Sr. made his journey to the Spirit World on March 29, 2020 at his home in Rapid City, SD.

Ronald is survived by his daughters, Marion and Rosemary Rowland; sons, James, Benton, Arlin, Phillip, Tyler, and Ronald Rowland, Jr.; siblings, Ken Hart, Mark Fresquez, Daniel Fresquez, Benita Rowland, Mary Haugen, Michelle Shot-Gunn, Jessica Rowland, and Miranda Mousseau; and grandchildren, Cassius, Bradley, Benton IV, Tyler, Jr., Skylar, Adrian, Kenyon, Taylor, Hailey, Alexis, Jett, Jaylen, Jacob, and Jeremiah.

Ronald was preceded in death by son, James F. Rowland; parents, Freda Yellow Hair and Benton Rowland II; brother, Reno Rowland; and sisters, Olene Rowland, Jessie Rowland, Francine Rowland, and Linda Rowland.

Pallbearers will be Skylar Rowland, Skylar Ray Rowland, Cassius Rowland, Tyler Rowland, Jr., Trenton Ghost Dog, David Mousseau, Jr., Donroy Elk Boy, and Ben Tyon, Jr.

Honorary pallbearers will be Virgil Charge On Him, Donroy Brings Plenty, Ron Blue Bird, Mark Booth, Eldon Little Moon, Teddy Jim, Rowland Family, Pretty Boy Family, James Family, Bad Yellow Hair Family, Little Hawk Family, Waters Family, Bordeaux Family, Shoulder Blade Family, Mills Family, Not Help Him Family, Standing Soldier Family, Ghost Dog Family, Yellow Boy Family, All of Wolf Creek Staff and Numerous aunties, uncles, cousins, nephews, nieces, grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, and all friends.

Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge is in charge of arrangements for Ronald William Roland.

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