Fire Thunder, Michael

Michael Dennis Fire Thunder, 55, of Manderson, S.D., passed away on October 25, 2018 in Pine Ridge.

Michael Dennis Fire Thunder was born on November 7, 1962 in Pine Ridge to Edison and Victoria (White Butterfly) Fire Thunder. Michael made his journey to the Spirit World on October 25 at the Pine Ridge I.H.S. Hospital in Pine Ridge.

Michael is survived by his brother, Marvin Fire Thunder, Manderson; sister, Olivia Grass, Manderson; hunka brother, Fritz Pohl, Italy; and numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and cousins.

Michael was preceded in death by his parents, Edison and Victoria Fire Thunder; brothers, Martin Fire Thunder and Sylvester Fire Thunder; sisters, Yvonne Fire Thunder; and grandparents, Charles Fire Thunder, Sally Crow, Charles White Butterfly and Rosa Lame Dog.

A one night wake service started at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, November 1 at the Rockyford School in Rockyford.

Funeral Services started at 1:00 p.m., Friday, November 2 at the Rockyford School in Rockyford with the Rev. Harold Eagle Bull officiating.

Traditional Lakota Services were officiated by Ms. Darla Black.

Burial Services were at the Fire Thunder Family Cemetery in Manderson.

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