LaMont, Elrette

Erlette Norene LaMont, 59, of York, Pa. passed away April 9, 2018, in York.

Erlette Norene LaMont was born on October 20, 1958, in Wanblee to Richard “Dickie” LaMont and Lucille Standing Soldier (Luke and Rose Weasel Bear). Erlette made her journey to the Spirit World on April 9, 2018, in York.

Erlette is survived by her spouse, Josiah Hill, York; children, Kara Wright, Grayton, Mass., Allen LaMont, Justine LaMont and Josh Hill, all of York; siblings, Gina Weasel Bear-Elliot, Colo., Alan and Alvin Garnier, both of Loveland, Colo., Daryl and Rose Weasel Bear, both of Oglala, Cecelia Blue Legs, Pine Ridge, Melvin Young Bear and Severt Young Bear, Jr., both of Porcupine, William “Bill” LaMont and Linda LaMont, both of Wanblee, and Phyllis LaMont, Allen; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and grandchildren.

Erlette was preceded in death by her parents, Richard “Dickie” LaMont and Lucille Standing Soldier; adopted parents, Luke and Rose Weasel Bear; brother, Joseph P. Bald Eagle, Jr; sister, Valerie LaMont; and both maternal and paternal grandparents.

A one night wake service started at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 18, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge, with rosary services at 7:00 p.m., Wednesday evening.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, April 19, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge, with Father Edmund Yainao, S.J. officiating.

Cremation will follow services.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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