Clements, Ruby

Ruby Ann (Shangreaux) Clements, 52, of Martin, S.D. passed away on December 30, 2018 at Rapid City.

Ruby Ann (Shangreaux) Clements was born on July 20, 1966 to Roby R. Shangreaux, Sr. and Linda Lone Wolf. Ruby made her journey to the Spirit World on December 30 at the Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City.

Ruby is survived by her mother, Linda Lone Wolf; special friend, Linn Bettelyoun; children, Terrance Wade Clements, Tamara Clements, Roby Shangreaux, III, Isadore Poor Thunder, and Virginia Poor Thunder; hunka sons, Mario Standing Bear, Spencer Standing Bear, and Richie Vine Shangreaux; siblings, Sophia Shangreaux, Faith Shangreaux, Virginia Shangreaux, Hatty Shangreau, and Mary Lou (Luis) Shangreau-Miranda; aunt, Winona Cottier; hunka sisters, Paulette Williams, Sadie Young, Henrietta “Joy” Blue Bird, Georgeianna Blue Bird, Cindy Gallego, Debbie DuBray, and Tania Hernandez; hunka brothers, Michael DuBray, Justin Wheeler, Curtis Hernandez, and Charlie Black Eyes; and numerous grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Ruby was preceded in death by her father, Roby Shangreaux, Sr.; grandfathers, Dave Shangreaux and Emil Last Horse; grandmothers, Viola Ruff-Shangreaux, Marion Lone Wolf-Glenn, and Mable Cottier; brother, Roby D. Shangreaux, Jr. and Baby James Shangreaux; nephew, Wilson I. Starr. 

Two night wake services started at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, January 6, 2019 at the LaCreek CAP Office in Martin with evening services starting at 7:00 p.m. 

Funeral Services started at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 8 at the LaCreek CAP Office.

Officiating was Pastor John Poff. 

Traditional Lakota Services were officiated by Mr. Michael Cross.

Burial Services were held at Lakota Chapel Cemetery, Martin.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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