Mahpiya Aka Mani Bernard Broken Nose was born on July 13, 2017, in Pine Ridge, S.D., to Angel C. Broken Nose. Mahpiya made his journey to the Spirit World on July 13, 2017 in Pine Ridge.
Mahpiya is survived by his mother, Angel Broken Nose, Pine Ridge; sisters, Cordelia and Clover Jumping Eagle, both of Pine Ridge; grandparents, Wade and Maxine Broken Nose, both of Pine Ridge; grandparents, Sonny Richards, Rapid City, and Yvonne “Tiny” and Lee DeCory, Pine Ridge, Arvella Pomani, Box Elder; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Mahpiya was preceded in death by his uncles, Aaron Wade and Hoksila Broken Nose; grandparents, Bernard and Theresa Broken Nose, Charles White Elk and Maureen Last Horse, and Wilmer and Lisa Mesteth.
Graveside services started at 1:00 p.m., Monday, July 24, at the Wolf Creek Community Cemetery, near Pine Ridge, with Mr. Richard Broken Nose performing the traditional Lakota service.
Burial services were held at the Wolf Creek Community Cemetery in Pine Ridge.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.