Pauline White Butterfly

Funeral services for 35-year old  Pauline White Butterfly are Monday, September 6, 2021 at 10:00 at the Wakan Tiospaye Community Building in Rockyford, SD, with traditional Lakota Services by Mr Richard Broken Nose and Mr Mike Little Boy

Burial is at St Mark’s Episcopal Cemetery in Manderson, SD

A two-night wake starts Saturday, September 4, at 2:00 at Joyner Hall in Pine Ridge. The second night begins Sunday, September 5, at 2:00 at the Wakan Tiospaye Community Building in Rockyford.

Pauline Carol White Butterfly was born on April 1, 1986 in Pine Ridge, SD to Virgil White Butterfly and Marla Day Boy.  Pauline made her journey to the Spirit World on August 27, 2021 at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.

Pauline is survived by her children, Latonna Blue Bird, Antoinette Rose White Plume, Terran Wapa/Roy White Plume, and Michaela Jade White Plume; mother, Marla Day Boy; step-father, Albert Brave, Jr.; brothers, Tyree Homer/Day Boy, and Trey Day Boy; hunka brothers, Aloysius Two Two, Michael Two Two, Mario White Butterfly, Fernando White Butterfly, Eric White Butterfly, Larry Lame, Ted Lame, Jr., and Ryan Lame; sisters, Miranda Day Boy, Michelle Buckman, and Tori Buckman; hunka sisters, Shelby Lame, Shi-Dawn Hawk Wing, Dawnee Frogg, Chasity Frogg, Althea Lame, and Kimberly Yellow Thunder; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Pauline was preceded in death by her father, Virgil White Butterfly; son, Matthew White Plume; cousin, Delane Elk Boy; aunts, hunka sister-Gaylynn Two Two, Teagan Janis, and Charlene Brings Plenty; brother, Quade Day Boy; and step-father, Lee Homer-Two Bulls.

Pallbearers will be Tessie White Pipe, Elizabeth Benson, Ryan Lame, Jamie Goings, Harlan Standing Bear, Dusty Sitting Holy, Erica White Butterfly, Jessica White Butterfly, Tanya White Butterfly, Charlie Brings Plenty, Rosie Beane, and Shelbi Lame.

Honorary pallbearers will be Tamara Pino and all friends & relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD

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