Gabriel Mesteth III


Funeral services for 53-year old Gabriel Mesteth III are Sat, June 18, 2022 at 11:00 at the Charmaine Weston residence in Porcupine, SD, with Pastor Stanley Hollow Horn and Senior Catechist Ben Conquering Bear officiating and traditional Lakota services by Robert Two Crow

Burial is at the Porcupine Presbyterian Cemetery in Porcupine.

A two-night wake service starts Thurs, June 16, at 5:00 at the Charmaine Weston residence in Porcupine. 

Gabriel Lynn Mesteth III “Cetan Hota” was born on December 23, 1968 in Pine Ridge, SD to Gabriel Alvin Mesteth, Jr. and Lucille Olive (Weston) Mesteth.  Gabriel made his journey to the Spirit World on June 7, 2022 at the Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell, SD.

Gabriel is survived by his sons, Justin Mesteth and Chase Williams; siblings, Charmaine Weston, Ed Mesteth, Mark Mesteth, Dawn Black Bull, Clarice Mesteth, Chris Brooks, Mike Brooks, and Lisa Brooks; hunka son, Zayne Weston; and numerous grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Gabriel was preceded in death by his parents, Gabriel, Jr. and Lucille Mesteth; son, Brandon Mesteth; brother, Michael “Bob” Weston; and grandparents, Reuben Weston, Susan White Bull-Weston, Gabriel Mesteth, Sr., and Sarah Her Horse.

Pallbearers will be Steve Bailey, Marei Kingi, Cante McCloud, Dylon Dixon, Rob Lawrence, Charles Galvin, Elmer Kills Back, Jr., and Virgil “Geese” Bird.

Honorary pallbearers will be Willy Brown, Steven Poor Bear, Gordon & Joann Bird & Family, Jackie Bird & Family, Hope & Judy Kills Warrior, Lori Bird & Family, Sherry Bird & Family, Gilbert & Denise Mesteth & Family, Phillip Mesteth & Family, Lynette Murray & Family, Ruth Gray Horse & Family, Denise Spoonhunter & Family, Eleanor Weston & Family, Lenny Lone Hill & Family, Lester Lone Hill & Family, Sidney Lone Hill & Family, Violet Robinson & Family, Karen Lone Hill & Family, Crystal Bush & Family, Ray War Bonnet & Family, Loretta War Bonnet & Family, Sonya War Bonnet & Family, Alvina & Ben Feather Earring & Family, Claire Newman, Curtis Baldwin, Darvis Weston & Family, Farrell “Bodie” Weston, Myrtle Cedar Face, Scott Weston & Family, Lionel Weston & Family, Carmen Weston & Family, Rose Standing Bear & Family, Sylvia Brown & Family, Melvin White Bull, Clarice Gill & Family, Rhonda Two Eagle & Family, Monica Weston & Family, Ernie Weston, Mae White Bull & Family, Faye Lemay & Family, Larry Prairie Chicken & Family, The Late Grace Briggs & Family, Virgil Two Eagle & Family, Susan Two Eagle & Family, Faith Two Eagle & Family, Monet Two Eagle & Family, Brian Dean & Family, Marvin Stoldt, Sr. & Family, Rosalie Brewer & Family, Melanie Black Bull & Family, Melinda Reddest & Family, Julie Two Eagle & Family, Stu Two Eagle, Sherry Stoldt & Family, Eileen Lafferty & Family, Margo McCloud & Family, Dennis Locke, Briggs Family, Richard Family, Mesteth Family, Weston Family, Dean Family, Brooks Family, White Bull Family, Two Eagle Family, Lawrence Family, Prairie Chicken Family, Pine Ridge High School Staff, Flandreau Indian School Staff, and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD