Elk Boy, Karla

Karla Fayette Elk Boy, 33, of Rapid City, S.D., passed away March 16, 2018, in Rapid City.

Karla Fayette Elk Boy was born on August 3, 1984, in Gordon, Neb. to Carl Elk Boy and Jeanette (Yellow Hair) Domingo. Karla made her journey to the Spirit World on March 16, 2018, at the Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City.

Karla is survived by her mother, Jeanette (Yellow Hair) Domingo; father, Carl Elk Boy; sons, Vincent and Jeremiah Eagle Elk; sisters, Rolanda White Butterfly, Karlette Yellow Hair, Patricia Domingo, Carlene Elk Boy, Adeline Elk Boy and Carly Elk Boy; and brothers, Damien Domingo and Jonathan Yellow Boy.

Karla was preceded in death by her grandparents, Nelson Elk Boy, Christine (Grass) Elk Boy, Leo Yellow Hair, and Almarie (Two Lance) Yellow Hair; and cousins, Reginald White Bull and William Yellow Hair.

A one night wake service started at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, March 22, at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church in Batesland.

Funeral services began at 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 23, at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church in Batesland, with Father Ed Hunt and Sr. Catechist Ben Conquering Bear officiating. Mr. Rick Grey Grass performed the traditional Lakota services.

Burial services were held at the St. Luke’s Episcopal Church Cemetery, Sharp’s Corner.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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