Twylita Dawn Bettelyoun


Funeral services for 31-year old Twylita Dawn Bettelyoun will be Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 10:00 AM at the Winona Cottier residence north of Martin, SD, with Pastor Brent Woodard officiating and traditional Lakota Services by Mr Steve DuBray

Burial services will be at Grace Cemetery in Martin

A one-night wake service starts Monday, April 27, 2020 at 2:00 PM also at the Winona Cottier residence north of Martin.

Twylita Dawn Bettelyoun was born on March 9, 1989 in Pine Ridge, SD to Joseph and Jeanette (Marshall) Bettelyoun. Twylita made her journey to the Spirit World on April 18, 2020 in Sioux Falls, SD.

Twylita is survived by her mother, Jeanette Rena Bettelyoun of Rapid City, SD; daughter, Harley Jo Bettelyoun of Lennox, SD; son, Abel Charles Bettelyoun of Lennox, SD; siblings, Hermus Bettelyoun of Martin, SD, Patrick Cottier, Beau Cuaves of Rushville, NE, Stacy Little Thunder of Wanblee, SD, Joni Bettelyoun of Rapid City, SD, Kimberly Bettelyoun of Martin, SD Elizabeth Bird-Bettelyoun of Rapid City, SD, and Evelyn Standing Bear and Misty Standing Bear both of Allen, SD; 9 Nephews, 7 Nieces and 2 Grandchildren.

Twylita was preceded in death by her father, Joseph Bettelyoun; grandparents, Everette “Dickie” Bettelyoun, Emma Ruff-Bettelyoun, Hobert Marshall, Sr. and Mary American Horse-Marshall; aunts, Julie Bettelyoun, Irene Bettelyoun and Gladys Marshall; uncles, Charles Bettelyoun, Richard Bettelyoun, Kenneth Marshall and Hobert Marshall, Jr.; and cousins, Sharon Cottier, James Cottier Tanya Marshall, and Robert Faulk, Jr.

Pallbearers will be Ben Marshall, Jedi Richards, Derek Marshall, Isaiah Marshall, Conor Brown Bear, Charlie Cottier, Jalen Garnette, William Bettelyoun, Jacory Bettelyoun, Richard Bettelyoun, Hobert Marshall, Joseph Shangreaux and Beau Imitates Dog.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Esther Thunder Shield, Shelby DuBray, Amber Marshall, Stacy Longman, Crystal Bettelyoun, Tasina Bettelyoun, Tamera Marshall, Trina Marshall, Dawn Marshall/Black Elk, Barbara Cottier, Kelly Cottier, Lavonne Cottier, Mary Cottier, Marie Cottier, Lisa Stands, Tasina Hacker, Katrina Kamerzell, April Rodriguez and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD