Verdell C. Eagle Hawk, 57, of Oglala, S.D., passed away on January 27, 2019 at Pine Ridge.
Verdell C. Eagle Hawk was born on April 12, 1961 in Pine Ridge to Tibbitts Eagle Hawk and Hannah Kills In Water. Verdell made his journey to the Spirit World on January 27 at the IHS Hospital in Pine Ridge.
Verdell is survived by his wife, Darlene Chase In Winter, Oglala; daughters, Juanita Eagle Hawk, Pine Ridge, and Denise Eagle Hawk, Bayard, Neb.; stepchildren, Darren, Damian, Delbert and Emerald New Holy, and Juliet White Eagle, all of Oglala; sister, Gabrielle Fights Over, Oglala; brother, Tibbitts Eagle Hawk, Jr.; grandchildren, Taylor, Brevan and Carleigh Campbell, Tiaunni Kelly, Eilaunia Youngman, Vanessa Eagle Hawk, Harold Tobacco, Jr., Leigha Eagle Hawk, Warlance Eagle Hawk and Deneva Cross; great-grandchildren, Nisa and Gregory Eagle Hawk; and numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and cousins.
Verdell was preceded in death by his parents, Tibbitts Eagle Hawk and Hannah Kills In Water; and siblings, Myrna, Violet and Harold Eagle Hawk.
Two night wake services were held Thursday, January 31 at the Re-Creation Center in Oglala, and Friday, February 1 at the Billy Mills Hall in Pine Ridge each beginning at 12 p.m. with evening services starting each night at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Services started at 12:00 p.m., Saturday, February 2 at the Billy Mills Hall.
Officiating were Brother Don Mink, Elder Madeline Terry and Elder Donovan Youngman.
Burial Services were held at Makasan Presbyterian Cemetery, Oglala.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.