Annette Beulah Conquering Bear was born December 19, 1967, in Pine Ridge, S.D., to Burgess Ray Conquering Bear and Helen Jean (Scabby Face) Conquering Bear. Annette, 51, of Denver, Colo., made her journey to the Spirit World on December 17, 2019 in Denver.
Annette is survived by her children, Daryle Conquering Bear, Amanda Conquering Bear (Joshua Jackson), Emilio Lone Elk, Claudio Conquering Bear-Briseno(Ella Narber), Mya Conquering Bear-Briseno and Neo Conquering Bear-Briseno, all of Denver, CO; 5 grandchildren, Eden Rayne Nehls, Selene Nehls, Ezio Nehls, Bella Conquering Bear and Anova Jackson; brothers, Dale Conquering Bear of Pine Ridge, SD, Lyle and Deon Conquering Bear, both of Rushville, NE and Eldon Conquering Bear of Indiana; special friend, Miguel Rojo of Denver, CO; and hunka sister, Angela Gilchrist of Rushville, NE.
Annette was preceded in death by her parents, Burgess and Helen Conquering Bear; sister, Loretta Conquering Bear; and brother, Sidney Conquering Bear.
Pallbearers will be: Luke Conquering Bear, Taron Richard, Cole Chase, James Tracke, Chad New Holy and Jacoby New Holy.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: All Friends & Relatives.
Wake Services: One night wake service starting at 1:30 PM, Sunday, December 22, 2019 at the Wakpamni CAP Office in Pine Ridge, SD with evening prayer services starting at 7:00 PM.Funeral Services: 10:00 AM, Monday, December 23, 2019 at the Wakpamni CAP Office in Pine Ridge, SDOfficiating: Fr. Edmund Yainao, S.J.
Traditional Lakota Services: To Be Announced
Graveside Services: To be held at a later date ~ cremation to follow services
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD