Loren James Whirlwind Horse “Pejuta Hoksila”, 51, of Allen, S.D., passed away September 29, 2017, in Allen.
Loren James Whirlwind Horse was born on Februay 4, 1966 in Alliance, Neb. to Arveal and Loretta (Scout) Whirlwind Horse. Loren made his journey to the Spirit World on September 29, 2017 in Allen.
Loren is survived by his brothers, Warren and Monte Yellow Hair, both of Allen, Cory Whirlwind Horse, Rapid City, and Robin Whirlwind Horse, Martin; sisters, Lori Whirlwind Horse, Allen, Tammy Whirlwind Horse, Rapid City, Julie Thunder Hawk, Martin, and Loretta Whirlwind Horse, Rapid City; and all nieces, nephews and cousins.
Loren was preceded in death by his parents, Arveal and Loretta Whirlwind Horse; sister, Patricia “Patty” Yellow Hair; and brother, Patrick “Jim” Yellow Hair.
A one night wake service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Friday, October 6, at the Pass Creek CAP Office in Allen.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, October 7, at the Pass Creek CAP Office in Allen, with Reverend Don Mink officiating. Mr. Leonard Crow Dog and Mr. Jim Cross will perform the traditional Lakota services.
Burial services will be held at the Native American Church Cemetery in Allen.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.