Terese Ghost Dog


Graveside services for 48-year old Terese “Eve” Ghost Dog are Sunday, May 14, 2023 at 1:00 at Joyner Hall in Pine Ridge, SD, with Pastor Dan Johnson officiating

A one-night wake service starts Sat, May 13, at 11:00 at Joyner Hall in Pine Ridge, SD.

Burial is at St Alban’s Episcopal Cemetery in Porcupine, SD

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Terese Yvetta Ghost Dog “Maga Ta Hu Ska Win” was born on August 2, 1974 in Pine Ridge, SD to Donald Yellow Horse and Marilyn Ghost Dog.  Terese made her journey to the Spirit World on May 6, 2023 at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.

Terese is survived by her children Samantha Ghost Dog of Arizona; Jesse Ghost Dog of Rushville, NE; Savannah Ghost Dog, Drayonne Backward, and Taequinn Backward of Rapid City; father Donald Yellow Horse; hunka dad Wade Broken Nose; grandchildren David “DJ” Belcarris, Romiah Gibbons, Leoncio Gibbons, Demar, Aubriana, & Maggie May Ghost Dog; siblings Mel, Myron, and Duane Ghost Dog and Michael, Donald, John, and Darris Yellow Horse; aunt Audrey Ghost Dog; Ann & Ernie Armstrong; and numerous nieces, nephews, and grandchildren.

Terese was preceded in death by her mother Marilyn Ghost Dog Cree; grandmother Rosemond Theresa Broken Nose; grandfather Ralph Ghost Dog; brother Donnie Ghost Dog; and children Ladainian Ghost Dog, Drennan Ghost Dog, and Lolainia Ghost Dog.

Pallbearers will be Myron Ghost Dog, Max Broken Nose, Wilbur Swift Hawk, Ohitika Gibbons, Jack Black Feather, Maurice Broken Nose, Mike Yellow Horse, Verdell Mesteth, and Samuel Yellow Boy. 

Honorary pallbearers will be Sandra Bettelyoun & Family, Jenny Brewer & Family, Yvonne Chase, Tina Fees-Stewart, Norma Bianas & Family, Sherry High Hawk & Family, Francine High Hawk & Family, Bobbi Morrison, Jeremy Hunts Horse, Edward Standing Soldier, Darrell Standing Soldier, Marion Rowland, Rose Rowland, Arlen Rowland & Family, Donessa Red Boy, Jennifer Yellow Bull, Annette Yellow Horse, Jessy Crow & Family, Stephanie Crow & Family, Bonnie Ghost Dog & Family, Cheryl Familia Reyes, Gary High Hawk, Shannon Struble, Monica Tyon, Jessica Two Bulls, Florence Black Feather, Tasha, Robbie, Teresa, Blackwater, Joy Yellow Boy & Family, Donald “Dude” Hill, Rose Yellow Horse & Family, Mabel Mendez, Wesley Yellow Horse, Pork Little Spotted Horse, Dora Good Plume & Family, Jenn & Julie Spotted Bear & Family, Dayna Fast Horse & Family, Kendra Fast Horse & Family, Angelina Romero & Family, Brenda Mesteth & Family, Cis Big Crow & Family, Joy Yellow Boy & Family, Lonnie Hill & Family, Brenda Youngman & Family, Josephine Standing Soldier & Family, Julie Shangreaux, Linda Bull Bear & Family, Chris Eagle Hawk & Family, Monument Health Dialysis Center & Black Hills Dialysis Center, and All Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD