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Obituaries

Journey to the Spirit World

This page serves as a space to honor and remember the lives of our tribal members who have passed away. Here, we come together as a compassionate and supportive community to pay tribute to their legacies.

  • Obituary picture of Renae Anderson
    Renae Anderson

    Born: October 16, 1986Journeyed to the Spirit World: July 8, 2023

    Renae Blair Anderson (Cante Un Kitawapi Ikiyedan Winyan) She’s In Our Hearts Woman, age 36, of Flandreau, SD, started her journey on July 18, 2023. Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM, Monday, July 24, 2023 at Wicaicaga Otipi Community Center in Flandreau, SD. Visitation will take place...

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  • Obituary picture of Eric Anderson
    Eric Anderson

    Born: August 18, 1975Journeyed to the Spirit World: July 2, 2023

    Eric Leonard Anderson, 47, of Flandreau, SD, died on Sunday, July 2, 2023 at Avera McKenna Hospital in Sioux Falls. A funeral service will be held 11:00AM, Friday, July 7, 2023 at Eastman Hall in Flandreau, SD. Visitation will be from 5:00PM to 7:00PM with an all-night wake service beginning...

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  • Obituary picture of William “Bill” Clifford Bird Jr.
    William “Bill” Clifford Bird Jr.

    Born: October 4, 1980Journeyed to the Spirit World: May 24, 2023

    William “Bill” Clifford Bird Jr., 42, of Flandreau, passed away on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 at Good Samaritan Center in Sioux Falls, SD. Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Wednesday, May 31, 2023 at Eastman Hall in Flandreau, South Dakota. A wake service will be held on Monday, May 29, 2023...

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  • Obituary picture of Theresa Flute
    Theresa Flute

    Born: February 2, 1959

    Journeyed to the Spirit World: February 9, 2023

    Theresa Flute, 64, of Flandreau, passed away on February 9, 2023, at the Avera Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 16, 2023, at Eastman Hall in Flandreau at 12:00 P.M. Burial will immediately follow the service at the First Presbyterian...

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  • Obituary picture of Daniel L. Weston
    Daniel L. Weston

    Born: November 14, 1985

    Journeyed to the Spirit World: January 15, 2023

    Daniel L. Weston, 37 of Flandreau, died Sunday, January 15, 2023 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. A Funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, January 23, 2023 at Eastman Hall in Flandreau, SD. Visitation will begin at 2:00 PM on Sunday, January 22, 2023 at Eastman Hall...

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