Brave Heart, Waylon

Waylon Scott Brave Heart “Wawokiye Wicasa”, 37, of Kyle, S.D., passed away March 19, 2017, in Martin.

Waylon Scott Brave Heart, “Wawokiye Wicasa,” was born on September 11, 1979, in Gordon, Neb. to Marlene Brave Heart. Waylon made his journey to the Spirit World on March 19, 2017 in Martin.

Waylon is survived by his mother, Marlene Brave Heart, Kyle; children, Braydon Brave Heart and Keyshon Brave Heart both of Kyle; spouse, Natasha Young Bear, Kyle; brother, Jason Brave Heart, Rapid City; sister, Shannon Tuttle, Rapid City; uncles, Garfield Iron Crow, Elwin Brave Heart, Eli Brave Heart, Aloysius Brave Heart, and Anthony Brave Heart all of Kyle, and Myron Brave Heart, Allen; aunts, Mercy Iron Crow, Arlene Iron Crow, Anita Brave Heart and Susie Brave Heart all of Kyle; and grandmother, Alberta Mesteth, Kyle.

Waylon was preceded in death by his brother, Jamie Brave Heart; sister, Antoinette Brave Heart; uncle, Virgil James Iron Crow; and grandparents, Alphonso and Jennie (Chief Bear-Leonard) Brave Heart.

Wake services were held at 4:00 p.m., Thursday and Friday, March 23 and 24, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church Hall in Kyle.

Funeral services began at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, March 25, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church Hall in Kyle, with Father Rick Abert, S.J. officiating and Ms. Darla Black performing the traditional Lakota service.

Burial services were held at the St. Stephan’s Catholic Church Cemetery in Kyle.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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