Gerald Hanneman

Funeral services for 74-year old Gerald Hanneman will be Saturday, July 25, 2020 at noon at the Batesland Pow Wow Grounds in Batesland, SD, with Father Edmund Yainao, S.J., and traditional Lakota services by Mr Waylon Black Crow

Burial services will be at Knights Cemetery, also in Batesland

Viewing services will precede the funeral from 10:00 until noon , also at the Batesland Pow Wow Grounds

Gerald Alan Hanneman was born on October 28, 1945 in Gordon, NE to William Hanneman and Sophia (Conroy) Hanneman and made his journey to the Spirit World on July 19, 2020, at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.

Gerald was a veteran of the U-S Army

Gerald is survived by his wife, Audrey Yellow Hair; son, Darrell (Jen) Yellow Hair; daughters, Nikki (John) Yellow Hair, Tami (Travis) Zurek, Josie Yellow Hair, and Barb (Mike) Yellow Hair; grandchildren, Allie Lorraine, Jordan Parmenter, Jay Shawn Morrisette, Ashlyn Morrisette, Moriah Morrisette, BJ, James, & Brandon Conroy, Lenny Richards, and Lawrence Richards.

Gerald was preceded in death by his mother, Sophia Conroy; father, William Hanneman; son William Yellow Hair; grandson, James Conroy; sister, Judy Temple; brothers, William Butch Hanneman and Terry Hanneman; and nephews, A.D., Jeff, and Merle Temple.

Pallbearers will be Willie Dillon, Mike Two Eagle, John Yellow Boy, Jason Dillon, Derek “Rangi” Bettelyoun, Lyle “Cookie” Dillon III, Rex “Bubs” Conroy, Jr., Zack Rodney Runnels, and Bryan Kehn.

Honorary pallbearers will be Bertha Conroy & Family, Archie & Connie Sierra & Family, Phinette & Robert Red Owl & Family, Yellow Hair Family, Two Lance Tiospaye, Carl Elk Boy, Calvin White Butterfly, Lance Benson, Vern Roubideaux, Charlie Schwater, Mike Adams, Seymour Young Dog, Phil & Jody Wise, Rena Conroy & Family, Tayle Family, Runnels Family, Waylon Black Crow & Family, Thunder Lake Tiospaye, Ben & Alvina Feather Earring & Family, All of Batesland and Wakpamni Communities, and All Relatives and Friends.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD