Orville Darrell Apple “Tohani Ka Sna Sni”, 79, of Kyle, S.D., passed away May 22, 2017, in Martin.
He was a veteran of the US Navy.
Orville Darrell Apple was born on May 13, 1938, in Kyle, to George and Susie (White Lance) Apple. Orville made his journey to the Spirit World on May 22, 2017, at the Bennett County Hospital in Martin.
Orville is survived by his children, Carmen (Albert Curry) Apple, Darrell “Sam” (Stephanie) Apple, and Mark (Clarissa Shangreaux) all of Kyle; Leta Apple and Warren Apple both of Rapid City; brother, Birgil (Ethel) Kills Straight, Kyle; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Orville was preceded in death by his parents, George and Susie Apple; and siblings, Paul Apple, Kenneth Apple, Tony Apple, Francis “Charlie” Apple, Roland Apple, Woodrow Apple, Edith Apple-Bear, and Dora Hernandez.
A one night wake service started at 3:00 p.m., Friday, May 26, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church Hall in Kyle.
Funeral services began at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 27, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church Hall in Kyle, with Father Rick Abert, S.J. officiating.
Burial services were held at 4:15 p.m., Saturday, May 27, at the Lakota Freedom Veterans Cemetery in Kyle.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.