Dietre Catches

Funeral services for 36-year old Dietre Hiram Catches are Friday, April 2, 2021, at 11:00 AM at the Joyner Hall in Pine Ridge, SD, with The Rev Harold Eagle Bull officiating and traditional Lakota services by Mr Joseph Catches and Mr Jefrey Catches

Burial is at the Catches Family Cemetery in Pine Ridge, SD.

A two-night wake service starts Wed, March 31, 2021 at 1:00 PM, also at Joyner Hall in Pine Ridge with prayer services starting at 7:00 each night.  

Dietre Hiram Catches “Wanbli Makoca” was born on March 21, 1985 in Pine Ridge, SD to Venus VIna (Red Star) Rodriguez and Paul Wayne Catches, Sr. Dietre made his journey to the Spirit World on March 26, 2021 near Hermosa, SD.

Dietre is survived by his mother, Venus (Ben) Rodriguez of Pine Ridge, SD; brothers, Alfred Catches, Paul Catches, Jr., and Moses Catches, all of Pine Ridge, SD; sisters, Cassandra Catches of Poplar, MT, Kaya Catches of Tennessee, and Heather Shooter of Rapid City, SD; nephews, Angelo, Ashton, Paul III, Richard and Carlito Catches; and nieces, Maliyah and MacKenzie Catches.

Dietre was preceded in death by his father, Paul Wayne Catches, Sr.; his Baby Boy; grandparents, Pete S. Catches, Sr., Amelia Ribsman-Catches, Neville C. Red Star, Sr. and Sophie Gladys Little Bull; uncles, Peter V. Catches, Raphael Catches and Joseph Red Star; aunts, Christine Cloud, Myrna Wheeler, Renita Wince, Eileen Red Star and Evette Little; and nephews, Derrick Beautiful Bald Eagle, Desmond J. Long and Theodore Red Star. 

Pallbearers will be Edward White Calf, Duane White Calf, Alex Rosado, Shaun Sierra, William Beautiful Bald Eagle, Fernando White Butterfly, Cipriano White Butterfly, Mark Weston, Jeremy Hollow Horn, Sean Jumping Eagle and George Red Star.

Honorary pallbearers will be Carol Sweeney, Steve Two Wolves, Orly Dekel Lauffer, Ty Worsham, Cathy LaCrox, Dennis Blue, Mike Archambault, Cindy Catches, Cynthia Catches, Marnee White Wolf, Alice Two Bulls, Bernard Red Cloud, Nelson Long, Mary Jumping Eagle, Misty Garnier, Marissa “Munkins” Sierra, Mashayla “Chubs” Beautiful Bald Eagle, Amelia Long, Dale & Doug Pourier, Luci Fire Thunder, Walter “Wagmu” Mousseaux, Santianna Sierra, Trevor “Bumble Bee” Sierra, Sheldon Ribsman, Brian Featherman, Nancy Cottier, Exendine Family, Elbow Shield Family, Catches Family, Long Family, Red Cloud Family, Two Bulls Family, Tobacco Family, Ribsman Family, Red Star Family, Janis Family, Hunter Family, Roy Family, Mesteth Family, and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD