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Harry Black Bear

Funeral services for 48-year old Harry Pedro Black Bear are Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 10:00 AM at the Millie Black Bear residence in Yellow Bear-Allen, SD, with Pastor Pedro Sharpfish officiating.

Burial services will be at the Allen Presbyterian Cemetery in Allen.

A one-night wake service starts Friday, June 12, 2020 at 2:00 PM , also at the Millie Black Bear residence in Yellow Bear-Allen, SD.

Harry Pedro Black Bear was born on August 28, 1971 in Rosebud, SD to John Black Bear and Effie Iron Elk. Harry made his journey to the Spirit World on June 6, 2020 in Rapid City, SD.

Harry is survived by his brothers, Damon Black Bear of Riverton, WY, John Black Bear, Jr. of Sioux Falls, SD, Jess Black Bear of Pine Ridge, SD, Antonio Black Bear of Denver, CO, Weldon Black Bear and Silas Black Bear both of Rosebud, SD, and Jeremy Black Bear of Sioux Falls, SD; sisters, Virginia Black Bear of Riverton, WY, Aldean Black Bear of Lower Brule, SD, Rosebud Black Bear of Denver, CO, and Amy Black Bear of Rosebud, SD.

Harry was preceded in death by his father, John “Tonto” Black Bear; mother, Effie Iron Elk; and sister, Tessie Black Bear.

Pallbearers will be Timothy Black Bear, Robert Watters, Mike Lawrence, Rob Lawrence, Wendell Yellow Bull III, Emmanuel Black Bear, Lyle Swimmer, and Josh Sharp.

Honorary pallbearers will be Waylon Gaddie & Family, Marcell Bull Bear & Family, Shirley Crane, Melissa Tobacco & Family, Kay Blacksmith & Family, Kae Red Cloud & Family, Blossom Jumping Eagle & Family, Bobbi Phelps & Family, Don Janis, Chris Eagle Hawk & Family, All Drum Groups, and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD