Peter V. Catches “Zintkala Oyate”, 62, of Pine Ridge, S.D., passed away June 8, 2018, at his home in Pine Ridge.
Peter V. Catches “Zintkala Oyate” was born on June 16, 1955, at home in the Calico Community, near Pine Ridge, to Peter S. Catches and Amelia (Ribsman) Catches. Peter made his journey to the Spirit World on June 8, in his home at Calico Community, Pine Ridge.
Peter is survived by his loving wife, Cindy Catches, Pine Ridge; daughters, Alice Two Bulls, Pine Ridge, and Faith Holmes, Washington, D.C.; son, Dov Homes, Jupiter, Fla.; siblings, Patricia Catches, Pine Ridge, Cynthia W. Catches and Kenneth Catches, both of Calico Community, Pine Ridge; Peta Catches, #4 Community and grandchildren, Maza Steele, Michael Rooks, Luta Rooks and Felicity Rooks.
Peter was preceded in death by his parents, Peter and Amelia (Ribsman) Catches; and siblings, Christine Catches, Myrna Catches, Rayfield Catches and Paul Catches.
Wake services were held on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 12 and 13, at his home at 789 Tobacco Road, Calico Community, Pine Ridge.
Funeral services will begin at the family cemetery above his home at 10:00 a.m. Thursday morning, June 14. Mr. Mike Catches The Enemy will perform the traditional Lakota service.
Burial services will be held at the Catches Family Cemetery, Calico Community, near Pine Ridge.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.