Funeral services for 68-year old Don “Coke” Doyle are Tuesday, Dec 7, 2021 at 1:00 at the T&T Center in Wanblee, SD, with Chris Grillo and Lay Minister Rita Brown officiating and traditional Lakota services by Mr Richard Moves Camp
Burial is at Gethsemane Episcopal Church Cemetery in Wanblee.
A two-night wake service starts Sunday, Dec 5, at 3:00, also at the T&T Center in Wanblee
Don James “Coke” Doyle was born on April 15, 1953 in Wanblee, SD to Clarence Wolf Guts and Algina Brown. Don made his journey to the Spirit World on November 23, 2021 at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.
Don is survived by his wife of 42 years, Joyce (Yellow Elk) Doyle; daughters, Linda, Chardon, Charyn, and Dawn; step-daughter, Doreen Milk; sons, Tyler, Chance, and Colin; hunka daughters, Kathy Iron Rope, Tasha New Holy-Randall, Tanya Dull Knife, Shai Dull Knife, Corrie DeLeon, Naomi and Kateri Edwards, and Audrey Iron Rope; grandsons, Henry Lamont, DeShane Doyle, Treydon & Tyree Doyle, Bradlee Doyle, Joshua Lamont, Daelen Doyle, Taiyen Red Blanket, and Josiah Quiver; granddaughters, Amber Lamont, Stevie Quiver, Delilah & Ciara Lamont, Tatelyn & TyAnna Red Blanket, Miranda & Marissa Gay, Clarissa Doyle, Charlie, Carlie, & Caylie Doyle; great grandson, Davon Quiver, Mateo Lamont, Cassius Blue Legs, Leland & Cole Lamont, Giovanni Cavero, and Louie Perea, Jr.; great granddaughters, Shylee Quiver and Anna Lamont; brothers, Tony Quick Bear, Bobby Quick Bear, Lester Doyle, and Russell Mousseau; sisters, Sharon Wolf Guts, Linda Wolf Guts, and Myrtle Spotted Elk.
Don was preceded in death by his grandmother who raised him, Lena Fast Wolf; mother, Algina Brown; father, Clarence Wolf Guts, sisters, Sharon Wolf Guts and Linda Wolf Guts; son-in-laws, Carlin “Sonny” Red Blanket and Robert “Bob”: Gay; and auntie Rose Taylor.
Pallbearers will be Chance Milk, Earl Henry Lamont, Bradlee Doyle, Leonard Yellow Elk, Steven Quiver, Vaughn Janis, Merle Sitting Up, Chico “Russell” Mousseau, Toyer Brown, and Elgin Red Blanket.
Honorary pallbearers will be Reed & Nita Brown, Linda Yellow Elk & Family, Evelyn Moves Camp & Family, Cora Yellow Elk & Family, Renee & Kevin, Lenee & Dale Sitting Up, Leonard Yellow Elk, Sue Yellow Elk, Glenda Yellow Elk, Teri Dull Knife, Carl Moran, Tonette Dull Knife & Family, Rhoda Winters, Rose & Johnathan Little Thunder, Eugene & Jennifer Iron Shell, Elroy & Deb Cross, William “BJ” Bettelyoun, Reva High Horse, Cindy Milk, Clement Holy Eagle, Brett Bettelyoun, Skylar Sitting Up, Jewel & Delane Edwards, Phyllis DeSersa, Fred Benett, Dave Gotheridge, Alan Romero, Marilyn Charging Crow, Sylvester Two Bulls, Blaine Little Thunder, Wesley Hawkins, Marlene Brave Heart, Darla Black, Melvin Bad Hand, Marlon White Feather, Charlene White Feather, OST Police Dept., RST Police Dept., Veronica Metcalf, Evelyn Metcalf, All Bingo Players, Ronald Conquering Bear, Eric Red Elk, Tilden Reddest, Ronald Taylor, Ron Duke, Joey Cross, Jerry Craddock, Joe Herman, Hermus Poor Thunder, Charlie Cummings, Willard DeCory, Carrie Corrine Fred Sitting Up, Jarvis Weston, Stanley Young, Sr., Stanley Young, Jr., War Eagles Basketball Team, Mike Moves Camp, Jim Red Willow, Ernest Red Elk, Bill Lamont, Rodney Bad Hand, Duane Long Pumpkin, Darnell Martinez, Stacy Blue Legs, Rapid City Dialysis, Crazy Horse School Athletic Dept., Neil Red Elk, and All Friends & Relatives.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD