Fredrick Allen Pond, 58, was born on June 28, 1959, in Pine Ridge, S.D., to Irving and Alberta (Ruff) Pond. Fred passed away on May 5, 2018, at the Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City.
Fred is survived by his parents, Irving “Bud” and Alberta “Bobbie” (Ruff) Pond of Pine Ridge; daughter, Ashley (Dan) Brehmer of Rushville, Neb.; siblings, Willy (Randi) Pond, Ron “Popcorn” (Andrea) Pond, Luke Pond, and Tricia Pond, all of Pine Ridge, and Greg Pond of Rapid City, SD; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles.
Fred was preceded in death by his brother, Irving “JR” Pond; grandmothers, Arta Carlow, Louise Ruff, and Thelma Bettelyoun; and nephew, Greg Pond, Jr.
A one night wake service will start at 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 9, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge, with Rosary Services starting at 7:00 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 10, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge, with Fr. Edmund Yainao, S.J., and Mr. Charles McGaa.
Burial will be at St. Ann’s Catholic Cemetery, Pine Ridge.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.