Cruzito Perez

Funeral Services for 17-year old Cruzito Perez are Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 1:00 PM at the Porcupine Presbyterian Church in Porcupine, SD, with Senior Catechist Ben Conquering Bear officiating

Burial services are at Porcupine Presbyterian Cemetery in Porcupine

A one-night wake service starts Friday, July 31, 2020 at 2:00 PM at the Porcupine Presbyterian Church in Porcupine, SD

Cruzito Keiran Perez was born on January 30, 2003 in Pine Ridge, SD to Angelo Perez, Jr. and Belva Lynn Frogg. Cruzito made his journey to the Spirit World on July 22, 2020 in Rapid City, SD.

Cruzito is survived by his parents, Belva Frogg and Angelo Perez, Jr.; son, Alejandro Cruz Perez; special friend, Makayla Garcia; grandmother, Susanna (Kevin Lance) Kills Back; and siblings, Angelo Perez III, David Perez, Daniel Perez, Diego Perez and Juanito Perez.

Cruzito was preceded in death by his sister, Dacia Perez; aunt, Maria Pretty Hip; uncles, John Bissonette, Neil Bissonette and Charles Badger, Jr.; cousins, Jeremiah Perez and Hoka Yellow Cloud; and grandparents, Angel Perez, Shirley Bissonette, and Gaylord Frogg.

Pallbearers will be Juron Big Crow, Monte Eagle Louse, Diego Perez, Bruce Scott, Jr., Angelo Perez III, Daniel Perez, Maka Yellow Cloud, Ta’te To’pa Yellow Cloud, Leo Kills Back, Jr. and Keisha White Dress.

Honorary pallbearers will be Elgin Bad Heart Bull, Candace Lessert, Sage Never Misses A Shot, Elmarie Iron Rope, Charles Iron Rope, Janae Two Eagle, Tia Long Soldier, Wilma Blacksmith & family, Avis Crow & family, Vanna Fast Wolf, Benn Bull Bear, Josh Little & family, Francis Red Wolf, Jimmy Bravo, Jr., Rock Holy Rock, Barb Belicki, Blanche Kills Back & family, Kayla Bianas, Joseph Hornbeck, Brittany Kills Back, Drew Ghost Bear, Brenda Spider, Myrna Kills Back, Joe Bissonette, Joe White Bear Claws, Garrell Little, anyone we may have forgotten-we apologize, and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD