Troy Rahn


Funeral services for 16-year old Troy Rahn are Monday, May 27, 2024 at 2:00 CT at the new He Dog School in Parmalee, SD, with Pastor Andrew Utecht officiating and traditional Lakota services by Waylon Black Crow Sr and Paul Chekpa 

Burial is at Holy Innocents Episcopal Cemetery in Parmelee

A three-night wake service will be held. The first night is a private family service starting Friday, May 24, at 2:00 CT at the Knox-Rahn residence in Parmelee. The second night begins Saturday at 4:00 CT at St Agnes Hall in Parmelee. The final night starts Sunday at Noon CT at the new He Dog School.

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Troy Anthony Rahn “Oya’te Iyuns’kin Pi” was born on Sept 29, 2007 in Rosebud, SD, to William Rahn and Tracy Shot With Two Arrows. He made his journey to the Spirit World on May 17, 2024. 

Troy is survived by his father William Rahn; step-mother Alyssa Rahn; mother Tracy Shot With Two Arrows; siblings Taylor Rahn, Chevy Rahn, Russell Sierra Jr, Dontrell Blue Horse, Caleb Blue Horse, Azalea Douville, Jaziah Masten, Josh Shot With Two Arrows, Heaven Shot With Two Arrows, and Carter Shot With Two Arrows; aunts Desiree Running Horse, Sarah Rahn-Thomas, Jordan Rahn, Cassie Herman, Molina Richards, Diana Searby, Florence Young, Leah Running Bear, Antoinette Siers, Brittney Running Bear, Emma Little Hoop, Ashley Running Bear, and Letoy Lunderman; uncles Chris Rahn, Buster Rahn, Kenny Rahn, Francis Young, Bruce Young, DJ Searby, Wayne Witt Jr, and Lonnie Running Bear Jr; maternal grandparents Michelle Menard and the late Lonnie Running Bear Sr; paternal grandparents Bernie and Rowena Rahn; grandmothers Sheri, Sandra, and Angel Knox, Bernice Scott, Sandi Wilcox, Agnes and Joanne Randall, Alvina Mato Istima, Isabelle Guerue, Lisa Shott, Jacqui and Ann White Hat, Jeanne Guerue, Lynette Murray, and Sharon Fool Bull; god-fathers Colton Douville and James Miller; god-mothers Sarah Rahn-Thomas and Melissa Murray; and grandfathers Bud, Mike, & Randy Knox, Michael Shot With Two Arrows, Fremont Menard, Todd, Ron, & Ed Randall, and Steve White Hat.

Troy was preceded in death by great-grandfather Harold Knox; great-grandmother Marion Knox; cousins Eric Clairmont and Davyd DuBray; aunt Tana Knox; uncles Shawn Knox and Skyler Yellow Eagle; great-grandfathers Ed Murray & Tim Murray; great-grandmother Jeri Murray; grandfathers Darwin Spotted Tail & Jerry Spotted Tail, and Great-Great-Unci Marie Brushbreaker-Randall.

Pallbearers will be Chris Andre, Cody Clairmont, Cole Black Crow, Daniel Tippman, Ethan Spotted Tail, Garrett Grass, Kashaun Murray, Kyle Homan, Kyle Young, Marcos Knox, Marcus Knox, Marvin DuBray Jr, Miguel Shot With Two Arrows, Orlando Archambault, Ronnie Scott, Steven Jack, Timothy Long Warrior, Troy Allen Lunderman, Wakinyan Agli Spotted Tail, Walker Young, Jason Lee Two Eagle, and Cason Two Eagle.  

Honorary pallbearers will be Abeline Stone, All Parm Ballers, Allie Two Bulls, Angel Knox & Sons, Annie & Alex Bordeaux, Arik & Isaak Amiotte, Barb Clairmont, Bobby Jo Knox, Brittney & Howard Arcoren, Brookelynn White Horse, Caleb Running Horse, Danica Valandra, Deni Dawn, Elisha Big Crow-Young, Gracie DuBray, Harold Little Thunder, Heath Knox, Heather Knox & Family, Jada Knox, Jayden & Jessie Whiting, John & Tamera Spotted Tail, Justin Gabriel, Kollee Scott, Lee Gonzalez, Leon Leader Charge, Logan Black Crow, Marshall Smith, Maste Win & Stormy Sleeping Bear, Melissa Sleeping Bear & Family, Mike & Trish Knox, Mike Clairmont, Minnie Spotted Tail, Murray Families, Randy & Connie, Ron Scott Sr, Ronald Moran, Ryan Arrow, Sis & Tuffy Lunderman, Special Ed Tech Staff, Stan Broken Leg & Family, Stevie Spotted Tail, Tia & Jada Knox, Tom Ferris, Tonya Masten & Family, Micah & Summer Lunderman, Wilson & Mikey Murray, Yulisa DuBray, Bob Bushman, Franny Schmidt, Raina Whipple, Eugene Black Bear, Todd County Cheerleading Team “Freddie Falcon”, Todd County Football Team, Todd County Wrestling Team, All Todd County School District Students & Staff, and all friends & relatives

Arrangements entrusted with the Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD.