Iron Hawk, Calvin

Calvin “Coolidge” Iron Hawk, 91, of Pine Ridge, S.D., passed away November 24, 2017, at the Oglala Lakota Nursing Home.

Calvin Iron Hawk was born on November 11, 1926, in Grass Creek, to Frank and Lizzie (No Braid) Iron Hawk. Calvin made his journey to the Spirit World on November 24, 2017, at the Oglala Lakota Nursing Home.

Calvin is survived by his sister, Wilma Thin Elk, Rockyford; nephews, Lee (Yvonne) DeCory, Pine Ridge, Derek (Juli) Albert, Sioux City, Iowa, Asay (Avanelle) No Braid, Rockyford, and Waldo (Sandi) Breast, Gordon, Neb.; and nieces, Mozella Albert, Pine Ridge, and Babette Thin Elk, Manderson.

Calvin was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Lizzie Iron Hawk; sisters, Lucy (Dave) Iron Hawk-Twiss and Rebecca (James) Iron Hawk-Albert; and niece, Geraldine Twiss.

A one night wake service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 30, at the St. Agnes Catholic Church Hall in Manderson.

Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m., Friday, December 1, at the St. Agnes Catholic Church Hall in Manderson.

Burial services will be held at the St. Mary’s Episcopal Cemetery in Grass Creek.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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