Funeral services for 58-year old Tyrell Jean “The Mayor” Ringing Shield are Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 2:00 at the Tessie White Pipe Residence in Pine Ridge, SD, with Fr. Edmund Yainao, S.J., officiating and traditional Lakota services by Mr Mike Little Boy
Burial Services are at Holy Rosary Catholic Mission Cemetery in Pine Ridge.
A one-night wake service starts Monday, May 18, 2020 at 1:00 , also at the Tessie White Pipe Residence in Pine Ridge
Tyrell Jean Ringing Shield was born on September 20, 1961 in Wanblee, SD to Peter Ringing Shield and Delilah Lou LaMonte-Beane. Tyrell made her journey to the Spirit World on May 14, 2020 at the Monument Health Center in Rapid City, SD.
Tyrell is survived by her children, Winona (Dan) Crazy Thunder, JoEllen Denoyer, Marvin (Stacy) White Pipe, Meghan White Pipe, Aimee (Jamie Ghost) White Pipe, Tessie (Al Two Two) White Pipe and Bud Beane; siblings, Lynette Crow, Jenny Beane, Billy Jo Beane, Rosie Beane, Ann Marie Beane, Sally Goings, Shannon Poor Bear, Bernadette Zimiga, Bonita Andrews, Cecelia Mae LaMont, and Peter Ringing Shield; significant other, Stacy Stewart; 26 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
Tyrell was preceded in death by her mother, Delilah LaMonte-Beane; father, Peter Ringing Shield; stepfather, Billy Beane; father of her children, Marvin White Pipe; son, Cody White Pipe; hunka sister, Tina Two Two; grandparents, Lawrence LaMont, Agnes White Buffalo Chief, Esaul & Cecelia Richards, George & Jenny LaMont; aunts, Cheyenne Nichols and Nada Eagle Bull; grandchild, Khayo White Pipe; hunka brother, Alton White; uncle, Shorty Lamonte and Richard Lee LaMont; brothers, Jim Ringing Shield, Jr Good Buffalo, and Ronald Beane; and cousin, Ronnie Matzke.
Pallbearers will be EJ LaMont, Ty Bettelyoun, Lyle Blue Legs, Eugene Watts, Jordan Seda, Billy Beane-Davis, Aloysius Two Two, Allen Smith, Shayler LaMont; and Ernie Goings.
Honorary pallbearers will be All Wild Oglala’s, Tina, Tracy, Richard Ryan LaMont, Trish LaMont, Lesa LaMont, Bogie & Sophie LaMont, Jeannie LaMont-Young, Sheila & Brent LaMont, Margaret LaMont, Jackie Miller, Leann Rabbit, Sesalie Red Owl, Benny Hill, Michelle Curley, Donald Standing Soldier, Nellie Long, Marvin Boltz, Larvie Red Cloud, Sonja Hernandez, Kim Standing Soldier, Marnie Waters, Pauline Mills, Tyra Williams, Julie Richards, Jessica Muste-Ruiz, Misty Davis, Olowan Martinez, Joy Pardon, Susan Schrader, George Red Star, Michelle Hagen, Buck and Waverly “Goldie” Buckman; George Red Star, Vennis Red Star, Pam Black Feather, Bernadette Zimiga, Jessica Ritz, Sissy Jo Beane, Gerald McLaughlin, Debbie Jensen & Family, Kate Thunder Hawk & Family, Ronnie Beane & Crew, Pat Brewer, The Rowland Family, Vic & Posh Camp, Donovan “Charge” Kills Small, Lester Jack & Family, Jamie Goings & Family, Misty Little & Family, Jude Dillon, Bear Runner Family, The Longest Walk, A.I.M., and All Friends & Relatives.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD