Poor Bear, Waldon

Waldon Joseph Poor Bear, 54, of Sharp’s Corner, S.D., passed away February 24, 2018, in Kyle.

Waldon Joseph Poor Bear was born on July 3, 1963, in Pine Ridge, to Roscoe Poor Bear and Letitia (White Bull) Threet. Waldon made his journey to the Spirit World on February 24, 2018, near Kyle.

Waldon is survived by his mother, Letitia White Bull-Threet, Lakewood, Colo.; children, Levi Martinez, Vanessa Gonzalez, and Alphonso Gonzalez all of Denver; brother, Kevin Poor Bear, Pine Ridge; sister, Lisa Threet-Rodriguez, Denver; and grandchildren, Marlicia Martinez, Olivia Martinez, and Antonio Gonzalez.

Waldon was preceded in death by his father, Roscoe Poor Bear; and brothers, Gordon Poor Bear, Timmy Poor Bear, and Marvin Poor Bear.

A one night wake service started 3:00 p.m., Friday, March 2, at the Sharp’s Corner Baptist Church with evening services starting at 7:00 p.m. 

Funeral services began at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, March 3, at the Church of God in Alliance, with Pastor Matt Hadden and Pastor Don Mink officiating.

Burial services were held at the Alliance City Cemetery, Alliance.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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