Pablo Jesus Rodriguez, Jr. was born on November 8, 1986 in Rock Springs, CO to Pablo Rodriguez, Sr. and Velma (Slow Heart) Tracke. Pablo, Jr. made his journey to the Spirit World on June 20, 2020 in Denver, CO.
Pablo is survived by his children, Noah Rodriguez, Isaac Rodriguez, Whitney Rodriguez and Izabel Mays and 2 more daughters; siblings, Jennifer Yellow Bird, Angia Slow Heart, Debbie Stracqualursi, Jesusa (Slow Heart) Cloud, Summer and Jada Cloud, James and Nathan Garcia; Hunka brother, Carlos Poor Bear; Hunka parents, Nestor & Louisa Garcia; aunt, Virginia White Woman of Allen, SD; and cousins, Lynette Roberts of Hot Springs, SD, Manuel Red Cloud of Pine Ridge, SD, Teresa (Tracke) Pretty Boy of North Dakota, Sharon Tracke of Albuquerque, NM, and Selena and Waylon Lame, both of Denver, CO.
Pablo was preceded in death by his father, Pablo Rodriguez, Sr.; mother, Velma (Slow Heart) Tracke; grandparents, Soloman (Slow Heart) Tracke and Ida (Lacota) Slow Heart-Tracke; aunts, Iyona (Ventura) Tracke, Verna Tracke and Thelma (Slow Heart) Tracke; and uncles, Burgess Conquering Bear, James Tracke and Kenneth Tracke.
Pallbearers will be Casey Red Cloud, Nathan Tracke, Jr., James Tracke II, Leighton Long, Roy Little Eagle, David (Andre) Billie, James Garcia and Carlos Poor Bear.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Virginia White Woman & family, Karen Long & family, Francis Long, Jr. & family, Rudy Martinez & family, Justin Dritthouer & family, Little Crow Family, Little Hawk Families and All Friends & Relatives.
Viewing Service: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM, Monday, July 20, 2020 at the Sioux Funeral Home in Pine Ridge, SD
Graveside Services: 3:30 PM, Monday, June 20, 2020 at the Advent Chapel Cemetery, Pine Ridge, SD
Officiating: Fr. Ed Hunt
Traditional Lakota Services: All Prayer Leaders Welcome
Burial Services: Advent Chapel Cemetery Pine Ridge, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD