Luxon, Laila

Laila Leona Luxon of Lakeview, S.D. passed away on January 20, 2019 at Rapid City.

Laila Leona Luxon was born on January 20, 2019 in Rapid City to Dwight Luxon and Jonetta Gomez. Laila made her journey to the Spirit World on January 20 at the Rapid City Regional Hospital.

Laila is survived by her parents, Dwight Luxon and Jonetta Gomez, both of Lakeview; sister, Alexis Ann Luxon, Lakeview; uncles, Miles Luxon, Lakeview, Chance Gomez, Porcupine, and Steven Brewer, Jr., Pine Ridge; grandparents, Webster “Wes” Luxon and Georgia Wooden Knife, both of Lakeview, and Tana Boyd, Porcupine; and great-grandparents, Ben and Alvina C. Bear-Feather Earring, Porcupine.

Laila was preceded in death by her great-grandparents, Lesley “Babe” Wooden Knife, Leona “Ruth” Wooden Knife, Donald B. Luxon, Sr., and Anne Knife.

Visitation Services were held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 26, at the Sioux Funeral Home in Pine Ridge.

Funeral Services began at 12:00 p.m., Saturday, January 26 at the Sioux Funeral Home.

Officiating was Fr. Ed Hunt.

Traditional Lakota Services were officiated by Mr. Eric Cross.

Burial Services were held at St. Paul’s Church Cemetery, Norris.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home.

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