Shanna Renee DuBray “Oglili ALowan pi Win”, 57, of Rapid City, S.D., passed away September 4, 2017, in Rapid City.
Shanna Renee DuBray was born on November 2, 1959, in Pine Ridge, to Willard “Jumbo” DuBray, Sr. and Lovey Saves Life. Shanna made her journey to the Spirit World on September 4, 2017, at the Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City.
Shanna is survived by her four daughters, Betty DuBray and Angel Bush, both of Rapid City, Mary Lou (Manuel) Acosta, Bayard, Neb. and Yolanda Arredondo, Fort Morgan, Colo.; goddaughter, Jessi Rose Long Pumpkin, Alliance, Neb.; siblings, Mitchell DuBray, Allen, Alex Salway, Martin, Les Pitman, Jr. and Roberta Pitman, both of Texas, and Ruthann DuBray, Alliance; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Shanna will be missed by all her children, siblings, grandchildren, nieces, nephews and relatives.
Shanna was preceded in death by her parents, Willard “Jumbo” DuBray and Lovey Saves Life; daughter, Shirley Jean DuBray; brothers, Willard “Jinxy” DuBray and Dale “Butch” Libby; sister, Irene Janis; uncles, Carl “Blue Moon” DuBray, Leo “Spud” DuBray, Cleveland DuBray, Gordon “Buzzy” DuBray, John DuBray, Sr. and Gary Richards; and aunts, Elizabeth DuBray, Cherry Harper, Norene Johnson and Anna Mae DuBray.
A two night wake service was held with the first night at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, September 7, at the Pass Creek CAP Office in Allen, the second night started at 3:00 p.m., Friday, September 8, at the American Horse School in Allen.
Funeral services began at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 9, at the American Horse School in Allen, with Pastor Tim Wardell and Pastor Kim Wardell officiating. Mr. Steve DuBray performed the traditional Lakota service.
Burial services were held at the Church of God Cemetery in Allen.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.