Funeral services for 63-year old David DeSersa Jr are Sat, Feb 26, 2022 at 11:00 at the #9 Community Church in Manderson, SD, with traditional Lakota services by Mr Mike Little Boy
Burial is at the Inestimable Gift Episcopal Cemetery in Allen, SD
A one-night wake service starts Friday, Feb 25, at 1:00 at the #9 Community Church in Manderson.
David Russell DeSersa, Jr. was born on January 13, 1959 in Pine Ridge, SD to David Russell DeSersa, Sr. and Betty Schirey. David made his journey to the Spirit World on February 13, 2022 at the Pine Ridge I.H.S. Hospital in Pine Ridge, SD.
David Jr is survived by his son, Derek DeSersa Sr; daughter, Brie Jumping Bull; grandchildren, Jordana DeSersa, Destiny Sky Clites, Derek DeSersa Jr, Angel Jumping Bull, Alexander Jumping Bull, Cante Skuya Jumping Bull, Skookun Jumping Bull, Jaden Richards, and Jamie Richards; great-grandchild, Alex Roubideaux; sisters, Roselyn Williams, Joy DeSersa, Geraldine Valdez, Phyllis DeSersa, and Emily Tasey Long Pumpkin; nieces & nephews, Shelly DeSersa, Alvin Hernandez, Jr., Donald Long Soldier, Misty Hernandez, John Bradshaw, Jr., Nadine Bradshaw, Cherita Bradshaw, Gene Newson, Robert DeSersa, and Roselyn Williams Cabral; and other half, Twila Ghost.
David Jr was preceded in death by his parents, David DeSersa, Sr. and Betty Schirey; son, Alex DeSersa; grandparents, Frank & Jennie Turning Holy and Angeline and Bernard Standing Elk; aunt, Bernice Janis; sister, Gloria Gale Bradshaw; and nieces & nephews, Anthony Tony DeSersa, Brenda Hernandez, Billy Newson, Lynn Shangreaux, Terri DeSersa, JoJo Shangreaux, and Rachel DeSersa.
Pallbearers will be Shawn Swallow, Charles Clifford, Mason Big Crow, Donovan Steele, Sherman DeSersa, Olivia DeSersa, Frank Ghost, and Lyle Wilson, Jr.
Honorary pallbearers will be Charlie Waters & family, Donovan Steele & family, Jeffrey Catches, Everett Catches, Ben Catches, John Ghost, Debbi Hall, Ron Little Dog & family, Paul Siers, Ben Rodriguez, Lyle Wilson, Sr., Craig Janis, Ladean Carol, Maxine Janis, Cody Janis, Blaine, Brandon, & Alexi, Canku Clifford & family, Betty O’Rourke & family, DeSersa family, Kevin Steele & family, Binky, Darla Swain & family, Debbie Little Dog & family, Dave & Linda Garcia & family, Joe Garcia, Blutch & AV Fire Thunder, Phillip Jumping Eagle & family, Clifford family, Ghost family, Vance Little Dog, Hernandez family, Turning Holy family, Jumping Eagle family, Tyrell Brewer & family, Janis family, Warren Red Cloud, Dan Clifford, Ritchie Vine, John Lyn Ghost, Loren Ray Clifford, Clifton DeSersa, Mitch DeSersa, Byron DeSersa, Jr., and All Friends & Relatives.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD