Graveside services for 87-year old Geraldine Yellow Horse are Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 6:30 PM at the St. Matthew’s Episcopal Cemetery, Slim Buttes, SD, with Sister Barb Bogenschutz officiating.
Viewing services will precede the funeral from 4:00 – 6:00 PM at the Sioux Funeral Home in Pine Ridge, SD.
Geraldine Yellow Horse was born on May 30, 1933 in Slim Buttes, SD to Alfred Yellow Horse, Sr. and Sophia (Bird Eagle) Yellow Horse. Geraldine made her journey to the Spirit World on July 20, 2020 at the Avantara Saint Cloud Assisted Living in Rapid City, SD.
Geraldine is survived by her daughters, Hermania (Edward Clarke) Good Voice Flute and Monica (Michael “Tony”) Trueblood both of Rapid City, SD; sons, Herman Good Voice Flute and Reginald Big Crow of Minneapolis, MN; grandchildren, Gage Clarke, Krishauna, Kelly, Kerra, Kiya, Karen, and KiAna Trueblood; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Geraldine was preceded in death by her daughter, Teresa Standing Bear; sons, Duane Good Voice Flute and Abraham Big Crow; parents, Alfred Yellow Horse, Sr. and Sophia (Bald Eagle) Yellow Horse; life long partner, Herman Good Voice Flute, Sr.; sisters, Dorothy Red Paint, Marie Marrow Bone, Irene Pipe On Head, Josephine Afraid of Bear, Darlene Kills Enemy, and Phyllis One Feather; and brothers, Alfred Yellow Horse, Jr. and James Yellow Horse.
Pallbearers will be Edward Clarke, Gage Clarke, Michael “Tony” Trueblood, Jaice One Feather, KiAna Trueblood, Purvis Kills Enemy, Manual Yellow Horse, and Marvin Afraid of Bear.
Honorary pallbearers will be all friends and relatives.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD