Kills Warrior, Katherine

Katherine Rose Kills Warrior, 57, of Porcupine, S.D., passed away June 9, 2017, in Pine Ridge.

Katherine Rose Kills Warrior was born on December 14, 1959, in Hot Springs, to Louis and Kathryn (Slow Bear) Kills Warrior. Kathy made her journey to the spirit world peacefully at her home in Porcupine, South Dakota. 

Kathy was proceed in death by her husband, Larry Kills Crow Indian; daughter, Lori Kills Crow Indian; parents, Louis and Kathryn (Slow Bear) Kills Warrior, sisters, Amedee Kills Warrior, Myrna Kills Warrior, Tanya Kills Warrior, and Copia Kills Warrior-White Bull; brothers, Allen Kills Warrior, Ronald Kills Warrior, and Darwin Kills Warrior. 

Kathy is survived by daughters, Betty Kills Crow Indian of Greely, Colo.; Jody Kills Crow Indian, Viola Kills Crow Indian, and Anissa Kills Crow Indian all of Porcupine; son, Larry Kills Crow Indian Jr., Porcupine; sister Joy Bush and aunt, Noreen Lone Elk all of Porcupine, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A one night wake service started at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 13, at the Father Bill Pauly SJ Memorial Hall in Porcupine.

Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 14, at the Father Bill Pauly SJ Memorial Hall in Porcupine, with Reverend Harold Eagle Bull and Senior Catechist Ben Conquering Bear officiating.

Burial services will be held at the St. Julia’s Episcopal Cemetery in Porcupine.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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