Funeral Services for 88-year old Evangeline Mary Bald Eagle Bear- Long Soldier are Monday, June 15, 2020 at 1:00 PM at the Woyatan Lutheran Church in Rapid City, SD with Father Ron Seminara, S.J. officiating.
Burial Services follow at 2:30 PM at the Pine Lawn Memorial Cemetery in Rapid City, SD
Visitation services precede the funeral from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Monday, June 15, 2020, also at the Woyatan Lutheran Church in Rapid City, SD.
Evangeline Mary Bald Eagle Bear-Long Soldier was born on September 6, 1931 in Wanblee, SD to Pete Bald Eagle Bear and Mary Crier. Evangeline made her journey to the Spirit World on June 10, 2020 at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.
Evangeline is survived by her children, Martha Provancial, Susan Higuera, Clara Loafer, Vern (Martin) Long Soldier, Marvin Long Soldier, Verdell C. Long Soldier Jr., and Michael Bald Eagle; sister, Cecelia; 40 Grandchildren and numerous Great-Grandchildren, Diana, Virgil, Waylon, Gaylon, Robert, Shawna, Dana, Clintin, Robert, Alan, Daniel, Carlos, Robert, Richie, Martin, Jorge, Louis, Vern Jr, Lisa, Linda, Tony, Albert, Selena, Serena, Samantha, Robert (Sunny), Angelo, Shaina, Bradley, Loraine, Evon and Michael Bald Eagle, Jr.
Evangeline was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Crier; father, Pete Bald Eagle Bear; brothers, Frederick Bald Eagle and Pauly Bald Eagle; sister, Lorene; and numerous cousins, aunties, uncles, and friends.
Pallbearers will be Vern Long Soldier, Verdell Long Soldier, Marv Long Soldier, Tony Long Soldier, Steve Muston, Geno Thunder Hawk, Thomas Thunder Hawk, Tony Long Soldier, and Robert Santiago.
Honorary pallbearers Mike Bald Eagle, Darrell Thunder Hawk, Louis Black Bear, Waylon Loafer, and All Friends & Relatives
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD