Winyan Waste’ Win DeCory “Tusweca Iyoyanpa”, 5, of Slim Buttes, S.D., passed away July 8, 2017, in Red Shirt Table.
Winyan Waste’ Win DeCory was born on September 30, 2011, in Rapid City, to William Joseph DeCory and Chauney Siers. Winyan made her journey across the Milky Way on July 8, 2017, accompanied by her grandmother, Wanda Siers and siblings, Jeremy Little, Jr., Jannae Swift Eagle/Little, and Mato Siers.
Winyan is survived by her father, William Joseph DeCory, Rapid City; mother, Chauney Siers, Slim Buttes; grandmother, Michelle DeCory, Rapid City; aunts, Maria DeCory, Myra DeCory, Moriah DeCory, and Tabitha DeCory all of Rapid City, Misty Davis, Sioux Dawn Oldson, and Michelle Little all of Slim Buttes; uncles, Junior DeCory, Joseph DeCory, and Mason DeCory all of Rapid City, Jason Little, Joshua Little, Jeremiah Little, and Shane Siers all of Slim Buttes; and sister, Elsa DeCory of Slim Buttes.
A two night wake service started at 5:00 p.m., Monday, July 17, at the Brother Rene Hall in Oglala.
Funeral services will begin at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 19, at the Brother Rene Hall in Oglala, with Mr. Ivis Long Visitor performing the Traditional Services.
Burial services will be held at the St. Matthew’s Episcopal Cemetery in Slim Buttes.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.