Donovan New


Funeral services for 53-year old Donovan New are Sat, Sept 24, 2022, at 10:00 at the Makasan Presbyterian Church Hall in Oglala, SD, with Pastor Asa Wilson officiating

Burial is St John’s Episcopal Cemetery in Oglala.

A one-night wake service starts Friday, Sept 23, at 11:00 at the Makasan Presbyterian Church Hall in Oglala, SD

Donovan Charles New was born on August 20, 1969 in Pine Ridge, SD to Charles T New Sr and Sylvia Warrior.  Donovan made his journey to the Spirit World on September 11, 2022 in Rapid City, SD.

Donovan is survived by his mother Sylvia Warrior of Oglala, SD; sisters Charlene New of Minneapolis, MN; Hannah New of Sioux Falls, SD; and Natalie New of Rapid City, SD; brothers Theodore New of Sioux Falls, SD, and Charles New Jr of Oglala, SD; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Donovan was preceded in death by his father Charles New Sr; paternal grandparents Thomas New Jr and Hannah Red Fish; and maternal grandparents Harvey Warrior and Mary Ground Spider.

Pallbearers will be Tim Bores A Hole, Monty Eagle Louse, Chad Ten Fingers, Robert Young Dog Sr, Brandon Pipe On Head, Mike Warrior, Charles New Jr and William Warrior.

Honorary pallbearers will be Aric Singing Goose, Vernon Short Bull, Hank & Pam Belt & Family, Christine Blacksmith & Family, Betty & Moses Fast Wolf, Diedre Blacksmith, Vanna Chief Eagle, David Goings, Robert Young Dog Sr, Robert Young Dog Jr, Julia Warrior, Gloria Warrior, Sylvia Warrior, Cyha Warrior, Myron Warrior, Violet & Ted Ten Fingers & Family, Sally Not Help Him, Zachary New, Howard & Delores Allen, Valerie Good Voice Flute, Billy Garnier, Sharpfish Families, and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD