Funeral services for 39-year old Michael White Plume Sr are Sun, Jan 16, 2022 at 1:00 at the AFS House in Kiza Park, Manderson, SD, with traditional Lakota services by Mr Dennis Yellow Thunder
Burial is at the White Plume Family Cemetery in Manderson.
A one-night wake service starts Sat, Jan 15, 2022 at 11:00, also at the AFS House in Kiza Park.
Michael James White Plume Sr “Itancan” was born on March 15, 1982 in Pine Ridge, SD to Alta White Plume and Michael Quilt. Michael made his journey to the Spirit World on January 5, 2022 in Manderson, SD.
Michael is survived by his sons, Michael White Plume, Jr., Jaden White Plume, and Terren White Plume; daughters, Antoinette Rosie White Plume and Michaela Jade White Plume; brothers, Chauncey Brown, Tatanka White Plume, and Ivan White Butterfly, Jr.; sisters, Rosebud White Plume and Leslie Cary White Butterfly; Ina’s, S. Ramona White Plume, Rita Shopteese, Mildred Alkire, and Carla & Carleen Crazy Thunder; and Ate’s, Alex White Plume and Percy White Plume.
Michael was preceded in death by his mother, Alta White Plume; sisters, Teresa Brown and Michelle White Plume; and brothers, Marlin White Plume, Tawapaha White Butterfly, and Jared Roy James White Plume; grandparents, Valence Weasel and Percy White Plume, Sr.; aunts, Priscilla White Plume, Wyoma White Plume, and Annabelle White Plume; and cousin, Valencia Shopteese.
Pallbearers will be Matthew Iron, Gentry Chase In Sight, Mario White Butterfly, Fernando White Butterfly, Hermis Janis, Wahacanka Tall, Matt Iron Plume, Hattie White Butterfly, Garfield Steele, Tanner Pierce, Dom Stands, and Robin White Butterfly.
Honorary pallbearers will be Rocky Thunder Hawk, Ashley Weasel Bear, Lester Weasel Bear, Sr., Vivian White Butterfly, Mary White Butterfly, Wendy Yellow Bull, Tessie Chase In Sight, Ethleen Iron Cloud-Two Dogs & Hinuya Mani, Andre Mills, Mary Jane Running Shield, Karen Red Elk, Kate Ferraro, Pam Afraid of Hawk & family, Cody Janis, Marci One Feather, Lynn Afraid of Bear-Black Feather, Betty Janis, Betty Little Dog, David Red Leaf, Traveling Mechanics, G-Force, xAutomechanics Class of 2019, WKDS Kitchen Staff, All Friends & Relatives.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD