Whirlwind Horse, Robin

Robin Lee Whirlwind Horse, 45, of Allen, S.D., passed away August 30, 2018, in Martin.

Robin Lee Whirlwind Horse was born on April 19, 1973, in Sidney, Neb, to Arveal and Loretta (Scout) Whirlwind Horse. Robin made his journey to the Spirit World on August 30, 2018, at the Bennett County Hospital in Martin.

Robin is survived by his siblings, Warren and Monte Yellow Hair, and Lori Whirlwind Horse all of Allen, Corey Whirlwind Horse, Tammy Whirlwind Horse, and Loretta “La” Whirlwind Horse all of Rapid City; Julie (Perry) Thunder Hawk, Martin, and Ann (Roger) Campbell, Wichita, Kan.; children, Dally Whirlwind Horse, Tristan Whirlwind Horse, and Robyn Whirlwind Horse all of Martin, Kiana Whirlwind Horse, Rapid City, SD, Dante Witt, Kamilla Sioux Calf, and Kerron Sioux Calf all of Martin; and numerous nieces, nephews, and grandchildren. 

Robin was preceded in death by his parents, Loretta and Arveal; siblings, Jim Yellow Hair, Patty Sitting Bear and Loren Whirlwind Horse; aunts, Darlene Cross, Clara Poor Bear-Garcia, Angie Reyes, and Rochelle Lone Wolf; uncle, Wayne Whirlwind Horse; and cousin, Bobbi Kaye Hacker.

A two night wake service started at 12:00 p.m., Thursday and Friday, September 6 and 7, 2018 at the Youth Center in Allen. 

Funeral services began at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, September 8, at the Youth Center in Allen, with Pastor Tim Wardell officiating and Mr. James Cross performing the traditional Lakota service.

Burial services were held at the Salway Family Cemetery, Allen.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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