Cobina Rae Mayo Saves Life was born September 25, 1944, in Pine Ridge, S.D., to George Mayo Saves Life and Mabel Irene (Randall) Richards. Cobina passed away on June 26, 2019, at the Regional Health Home Plus Hospice in Rapid City.
Cobina is survived by her six children, Twyla Dawn Mayo, Tavis, Maurice, and Tarcel Duerson, Kristi Westover, and Hanna Rae Saves Life; sister and best friend, Hanna Amiotte; and numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews, & cousins.
Cobina was preceded in death by her father, George Mayo Saves Life; mother, Mabel Irene (Randall) Richards; brothers, Earl Wayne Saves Life, Calvin & Ramsey Richards; sisters, Stella Saves Life and Lovey Rose Okley.
Cobina “BluBlu” had a heart of gold and will be missed by all her friends and relatives.
Pallbearers will be Jim Meeks, Bob Amiotte, Bill Amiotte, Lenart Brown Eyes, Lloyd Brown Eyes, and Billy Seidel.
Visitation Services: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM, Monday, July 1, 2019 at the St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church in Rapid City, SD.
Mass of Christian Burial: 10:00 AM, Monday, July 1, 2019 at the St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church in Rapid City, SD
Officiating: Father Ed Witt, S.J.
Graveside Services: St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery, Hisle, SD
Luncheon: A luncheon along with fellowship will be after mass to celebrate Cobina’s Life and Memories.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD