Fred Colhoff


Funeral services for 61-year old Fred Colhoff are Monday, May 24, 2021 at 10:00 at his residence, 1749 BIA 33 in Manderson, SD, with Father Peter Klink, S.J. and Father Edmund Yainao, S.J.,officiating

Cremation will follow the services. 

A one-night wake service starts Sunday, May 23, 2021 at 2:00, also at the Fred Colhoff residence in Manderson

Fred Albert Colhoff was born on April 20, 1960 in Pine Ridge, SD to Bernard “Babe” and Vina (Yankton) Colhoff.  Fred made his journey to the Spirit World on May 11, 2021 at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.

Fred is survived by his son, Waylon (Anna) Jealous of Him; granddaughter, Melia; god-daughter, Haley Hernandez; special niece, Jaimee Lewis; sister, Jocelyn (Nathan Ghost) Colhoff; brothers, Rod (Sally) Colhoff and Hobart Yankton; nieces, Andrea (Robbie) Rutstein & Family, Lisha (George Mesteth) Spotted Horse, Lara, Lacy, Leslee, & Layne Colhoff & Families, Shawn Ewing & Family, Troylynn Twiss & Family, Amy & Lisa Garcia & Families, and Shawna Yankton; nephews, Jeremy (Kristina) Colhoff & Family, Will (Lonna), Wes, & Wayne Ghost & Families, and Len, Jeremy, & Michael Yankton & Families.

Fred was preceded in death by his parents, Bernard and Vina Colhoff; maternal grandparents, Albert & Josephine (LaDeaux) Yankton; and paternal grandparents, Fred Colhoff and Dorothy Janis.

Pallbearers will be Robert Kills Enemy, Bubber Pourier, Buck Spensor, Gordy Looks Twice, Sr., George Mesteth, Wes Colhoff, Will Ghost, and Bob Martin.

Honorary pallbearers will be Laverne Yankton & Family, Kathy & Dave Janis, Mary, Jeanne, & Brian Colhoff & Families, Toni Colhoff & Family, Wilma Colhoff & Family, Dawn Marsha, & Gwen Colhoff & Families, Joey & Jen Yankton & Families, Darla & Rick Swain & Families, Agnes & Rod Standing & Family, Lenny Yankton, Walt, Dave, & Angel Janis & Families, Darla Black & Family, Bernard Yankton, Dawn & Wayne Yankton & Family, Alberta Yankton & Family, Elfreda & Andrew Cottier & Family, Lisa & Sam LaDeaux, Sis, RoseAnn, Colleen, John, & Steve LaDeaux & Families, Marnie, Jenna, & Tony Brewer & Families, Randi Gibbons, Nick Cummings, Penny, Cleo, & Angie Clifford & Families, Lisa, Marla, & Abe, Jr. LaDeaux & Families, Cindy Kicking Bear & Family, Betty & Chuck O’Rourke, Sis, Laura, Oglala, & Joncole Clifford & Families, Nick Cummings, Diane & Tanya Jealous of Him, Iggy & Wally Jealous of Him, Janis Families, DeSersa Families, Jumping Eagle Families, Looks Twice Families, Paula Pourier & Family, Cindy & Ben Big Crow & Family, Margaret & Eldon Black Bull & Family, Emma & John Steele, Helen & Joe “Broseph” Gerken, Carlos Romero, Chris “Christopher G” & Deb Bordeaux, Dode, Helene, & Robert White Eyes & Famliies, Tiny & Dave Pourier, Cindy Boltz & Family, Mitch DeSersa, Gus Clifford, Boy Clifford, Freda Patton, Bodie Weston, Merle Locke, Michael Brooks, Roy Martinez, Wounded Knee District School “Leftovers” Crew, Dialysis Place-Sharps, Wounded Knee Memorial Riders, and All Friends & Relatives. 

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD