Jacob Arapahoe


Funeral services for 39-year old Jacob Arapahoe are Friday, April 19, 2024 at 1:00 at the Allen CAP Office in Allen, SD, with Father Ron Seminara, SJ, officiating and traditional Lakota services by Keith Horse Looking

Burial is in the Plenty Bear Family Cemetery in Allen.

A one-night wake service starts Thurs, April 18, at 3:00 at the Allen CAP Office with evening services at 7:00.

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Jacob Quentin Arapahoe was born on April 29, 1984 in Pine Ridge, SD to Webster Joseph Arapahoe, Sr. and Maureen Lottie Last Horse.  Jacob made his journey to the Spirit World on April 7, 2024 in Rapid City, SD.

Jacob is survived by his siblings Maxine Broken Nose of Pine Ridge, SD, Madeline Plenty Arrows of Rapid City, SD, Matthew Last Horse of Kyle, SD, Joseph Arapahoe and Victor Arapahoe both of Sioux Falls, SD, Justina Arapahoe of Box Elder, SD, Webster (Antoine) Arapahoe and Charlotte Alula both of Sioux Falls, SD, Ina Curly, Rose Curly, Lenora Hawk Eagle, all of Eagle Butte, SD, and Ruben Crow Feather of Los Angeles, CA; hunka son Louis Iron Cloud; hunka daughter Amanda Rose; hunka mom Irene Lechuga (Benson) of Eagle Butte, SD; aunts Darlene Black Feather and Joyce Last Horse.

Jacob was preceded in death by his parents Webster Joseph Arapahoe Sr and Maureen Lottie Last Horse; and sister Jolynn Alice Arapahoe. 

Pallbearers will be Marquis Broken Nose White Elk , Austin R Last Horse, Milton Around Him, Cornelius Last Horse, Yamni Tuttle, Alberto Solomon Jr, Stuart Llohnes, Jason Charger, Derek W Thomas, Tate Honi, Gabriel Iron Cloud-Arapahoe, Emery Arapahoe Jr, Milton Bianas, Jerome LeBeaux, Arnold Shangreaux Sr, Joseph Herman Arapahoe III, Noah Horse, Tokahe Shangreaux, Austin Bisonette, and Morgan Valandra.

Honorary pallbearers will be Jennifer Mitchell Long & Family, Quentin Lone Elk and Family, Wade Broken Nose and Family, Cordelia Martinez White Elk and Family, Clovia Around Him and Family, John Charles Around Him and Family, Rick and Etheleen Two Dogs and Family, Eugenio and Denise White Hawk and Family, Milton Around Him and Family, Sonny Richards and Family, Natalie Hand and Family, Makes Room For Them and Family, Sharon Fool Bull and Family, Albert Gooksie Red Bear and Family, Brown Bull Family, Poppa Gunn Family, Little Head Family, Hoksila Mesteth Family, Merrick Family, Blue Cloud Family in New York, Bosco Bird, Jason Lindell, Mandy Phoenix, Sidney Tuttle & Family, Steven Blue Horse, Greg Ross and Family, Donna Solomon and Family, Red Elk Family, Jean Ghost & Family, Auntie Linda Lone Wolf-Shangreaux & Family, Waters Family; Anna Halverson & Family, Ray Takes War Bonnet & Family, Donna & Alberto Family, BigFoot Riders, 38+2 Riders, Crazy Horse Riders, American Indian Movement Members, All relatives in Nevada, Wyoming and Wolf Point Montana, All Sundancers, Lowan Wicasapi, Lakota Language Teachers, and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with the Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD