Reuben Cordell Twin, Sr. “Inyan Sapa”, 67, of Seattle, Wash., passed away March 27, 2018, in Seattle.
Reuben Cordell Twin, Sr. was born on May 23, 1950, to John Twin and Elsie Broken Rope in Pine Ridge. Reuben made his journey to the Spirit World on March 27, 2018 in Seattle.
Reuben, Sr. is survived by his son, Reuben Twin, Jr.; granddaughter, Rose Twin; sister, Irvine Twin; and numerous cousins.
Reuben, Sr. was preceded in death by his parents, John Twin and Elsie Broken Rope; wife, Marlie Martinioli; and sisters, Maxine Bull Bear, Serina Bull Bear, Belva Black Bear, Francis Twin and Mary Ann Twin.
A one day service started at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, April 5, at the Kyle Community Church in Kyle, with funeral services at 12:00 p.m. Mr. Robert Two Crow performed the traditional Lakota service.
Burial services were held at the Yellow Hawk Family Cemetery, near Kyle.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.