Warren Waters


Funeral services for 38-year old Warren Waters are Friday, June 14, 2024 at 10:00 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge, SD, with traditional Lakota services by Pete Swift Bird

Burial is at the Waters Family Cemetery at Cheyenne Creek in Pine Ridge.

A one-night wake service starts Thurs, June 13, at 3:00 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge with evening services at 6:00.

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Warren Thomas Waters was born on Sept 11, 1985 in Gordon, NE to TroyLynn Good Crow and Thomas A Waters. Warren made his journey to the Spirit World on June 4, 2024 at his home in Pine Ridge, SD.

Warren was nicknamed “War Bull” at an early age.  He attended school at Pine Ridge for a while, but pursued his G.E.D. instead.  Warren loved to hunt and fish a lot, and liked to teach his younger relatives to do their own fishing.  He enjoyed his nieces and nephews.

Warren is survived by his grandmother Jeannie Good Crow; uncle Corwin; aunt Patty Jo Good Crow; uncles Lonnie & Wayne Waters; aunties Sissy & Mona Waters; grandmas Barbara Dull Knife and Betty Wilson; cousins Angela and Shawna Good Crow and Nicole Siers; nieces Adriene “Munchkin” Apple, Shania “Moon” Good Crow, and Kendra “Skittles” Apple; baby Brooklyn Apple, and Shealyn Good Crow; nephews Kenneth Good Crow, Tayshawn Twiss, and Lukas Apple.

Warren was preceded in death by his grandparents Bud & JoAnne Waters; grandpa Levi Good Crow; parents Thomas Alvin Waters and TroyLynn Good Crow; uncles Darold, Harold, Lester, and Darrell Waters; cousins Louie Ferguson, Lyle & Misty Waters, and Brett & Rulon Waters; and nephew Riley Ferguson.

Pallbearers will be Lonnie Waters, John Waters, Stu Mousseau, Chris Black Elk, David Brewer Jr, Kenneth Good Crow, Darrell Vitalis Jr, and Cole Waters.

Honorary Pallbearers will be All The Wild Boys, Leetoy & Dale Tapio, Derek Martinez, Harry John Steele, Darby Steele, Mona Waters, Bo Ferguson, Sissy & Janelle Waters, Lonnie, Cole, Cass, Melanie, & Lester Waters Jr, Candace Red Shirt, Raedean & Guppy Red Shirt, Louie Janis, DJ & Britany Vitalis, Betty Wilson, Julie Tyon, Calvin & Carla Ghost Bear, Sheena & Tonya Mousseau, Marvin Gray, Kristin Big Crow, Elizabeth Belt, Alphonzo Belt III, Kristen Waters, Jenny Brewer, Ben Black Elk, Rosie & Berta Cottier, Cass Waters Jr, Cole Waters Jr, Timmy Waters, Donnie Ghost Bear, Anthony “Tony” Ghost Bear, Ryan “Parker” Pourier, Eddie Ghost Bear, Robin Tapio, and All Friends & Relatives. 

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