Fast Horse, Lorraine

Lorraine Beatrice Fast Horse, 65, of Wounded Knee, S.D., passed away November 12, 2017, in Rapid City.

Lorraine Beatrice Fast Horse was born on December 21, 1951 in Gordon, Neb. to Wilbur Fast Horse, Sr. and Beulah (Rock) Fast Horse. Lorraine made her journey to the Spirit World on November 12, 2017 at the Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City.

Lorraine is survived by her sisters, Elizabeth Gibbons, Wounded Knee, and Audrey Fast Horse, Los Angeles, Calif.; brother, Myron Fast Horse, Pine Town, N.C.; children, Phyllis Lucero, Los Angeles, Thomas (Violet) Lucero, Wounded Knee, and Albert Lucero, Denver, Colo.; hunka sisters, Beverly Running Bear, Rapid City, Phyllis Shott, Sharps Corner, and Phyllis “Sissy” Little Moon, Wounded Knee; nieces and nephews, Carmelita Gibbons, Gabriel Gibbons, Joyce Fast Horse, and Joe Fast Horse all of Wounded Knee, Nicholas Gibbons, Chadron, Duane Gibbons, Rapid City, and Mike Fast Horse, Bismarck; companion, Matthew Bear Eagle, Wounded Knee, 19 grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren.

Lorraine was preceded in death by her parents, Wilbur, Sr. and Beulah (Rock) Fast Horse; siblings, Wilbur Fast Horse, Jr., Rufus Fast Horse, Timothy Fast Horse, Althea Fast Horse, Terry Michael Fast Horse, Thomas Fast Horse, Dale Sheppard, Rufus Sheppard, and Dwayne Fast Horse; children, Alex Janis and Baby Bear Eagle; grandparents, Cecelia Lamont, John Lamont, Florence Lone Hill, and John Rock; and one infant grandchild.

A one night wake service started at 3:30 p.m., Friday, November 17, at the Porcupine School Gym in Porcupine, with Rosary Services starting at 7:00 p.m., Friday at the gym.

Funeral services began at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 18, at the Porcupine School Gym in Porcupine, with Father Chris Johnson, S.J. and Father Edmund Yainao officiating. Mr. Gerald Ice performed the traditional Lakota service.

Burial services were held at the Fast Horse Creek Cemetery in Wounded Knee.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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