Funeral services for 32-year old Kayla Good Shield are Sat, May 21, 2022 at 1:00 at the Rosebud Sioux Tribe Veterans Building in Rosebud, SD, with traditional Lakota services by Duane Hollow Horn Bear
Burial is at Holy Innocents Episcopal Cemetery in Parmelee, SD
A two-night wake service begins Thurs, May 19, with all the family meeting at the county line at 4:00 CT for a procession to the Rosebud Sioux Tribe Veterans Building, where the wake starts at 5:00.
Kayla Roxanne Good Shield was born on June 10, 1989 in Yankton, SD to Naomi Good Shield and Roger Whipple. Kayla made her journey to the Spirit World on May 11, 2022 in Cheyenne, WY.
Kayla is survived by her daughter, Harley Marie Motz of Abilene, TX; mother, Naomi Good Shield of Rosebud, SD; father, Roger Whipple of Parmelee, SD; siblings, Jodell Spotted Horse of San Jose, CA, Joseph Sleeping Bear III and Maria Sleeping Bear both of Rosebud, SD; grandchildren, Aspen Spotted Horse, Teya Molina, Vine Spotted Horse, Wakinyan Sleeping Bear and numerous grandchildren; aunt, Vina Good Shield-White Lance of Rosebud, SD; and uncles, Harlan Good Shield, Sr. and Orlando Good Shield both of Rosebud, SD.
Kayla was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Vine & Marie (War Bonnet) Good Shield; paternal grandparents, Victoria Charging Hawk; and cousin, Myles Good Shield, Sr.
Honorary pallbearers will be All Friends & Relatives.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD