Steven “C.Y.” Blaine Yellow Cloud “Mato Topa”, 43, of Porcupine, S.D. passed away May 10, 2017, in Pine Ridge.
Steven Blaine Yellow Cloud was born on January 13, 1974, in Pine Ridge, to Harris Yellow Cloud, Jr. and Winifred (White Face) Janis. Steven made his journey to the Spirit World on May 10, 2017, at the Pine Ridge I.H.S. Hospital in Pine Ridge.
Steven is survived by his brothers, Virgil Yellow Cloud, Roger (Julie) Yellow Cloud and Duane (Alana) Yellow Cloud, all of Porcupine, Terry (Geraldine) Yellow Cloud, Kyle, and Jess (Samantha) Yellow Cloud, Ft. Washakie, Wyo.; sisters, Violet (Edgar) Bear Runner, Rapid City, Wilma (Vinnie) Yellow Cloud, Denver, Colo., Harriet (Harold) Hollow Horn, Evergreen, and Geneva (Robert) Yellow Cloud, Porcupine; hunka father, Dominique Running Hawk, Porcupine; hunka brothers, Tony Ogden, Rushville, Neb. and Lester Running Hawk, Porcupine; uncle, Barney White Face, Porcupine; aunt, Zona White Face, Porcupine; and numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren
Steven was preceded in death by his parents, Harris Yellow Cloud, Jr. and Winifred (White Face) Janis; brother, Emmanuel Yellow Cloud; and sisters, Elsie and Yvette Yellow Cloud.
A one night wake service started at 4:00 p.m., Monday, May 15, at the Porcupine School Gymnasium in Porcupine.
Funeral services began at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 16, at the Porcupine School Gymnasium in Porcupine, with Reverend Ben Conquering Bear officiating.
Burial services were held at St. Julia’s Episcopal Cemetery in Porcupine.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.