Travis Lee Mousseau was born October 1, 1976, in Gordon, Neb., to Daniel Mousseau and Violet Bissonette. Travis, 42, of Pine Ridge, S.D., made his journey to the Spirit World on July 31, 2019, at the I.H.S. Hospital in Pine Ridge.
Travis is survived by his mother, Violet Bissonette; siblings, Dominic Waters, Michelle Randall, Lyle Jacobs, Paula, Paul and Rochelle Mousseau; aunts, Lena Hart, Vikki De Long, Virginia Bissonette, and Shirley and Barb Mousseau; uncles, Victor Bissonette, Jr., John De Long and Farrell Crow; cousins, Alyssa and Dustin Hart, Vine Hayes, Erik Brings White, Ryan, Joshua, Derek, Rachel and April Bissonette, Mary Mousseau, Tanya and Elmarie Tobacco, Jason, Jeffery and Jeremy De Long, and Paulette and Tamera Means; nieces, Jayda Janis, Raven Tall, Rayonna Bissonette, Hayley Paige Waters, Keshia Hayes, and Dani and Ryanna Bissonette; nephews, Byron Shot With Arrow, Dylan Bad Milk, Landon and Logan Fisherman, Jay Janis, Jr., Richard Tall, Vance Hayes, Lloyd, Jacob, Cash, “Jed”, Robert and Kobe Bissonette and Ryan Bissonette, Jr., and Aiden and Braxton De Long; special friend, Renita Poor Bear; and daughters, Cante and Allie Poor Bear.
Travis was preceded in death by his father, Daniel Mousseau; grandparents, Paul & Lucille Mousseau, and Victor & Cordelia (Goode) Bissonette; uncles, Lloyd, Virgil and Orville Bissonette; aunt, Ruby Goode; cousins, Dennis and Daniel Bissonette; and nephews, Flint Tall, Jr. and Yamni Bissonette.
Pallbearers will be: Corwin Bagola, Derek Bissonette, Josh Bissonette, John De Long, Larry Eagle Bull, Dustin Hart, Vine Hayes, Manuel Lewis, Jr., Christopher Rodriguez, Cleve Roubideaux, Donnie Cottier and Richard Tall.
Wake Services: One night wake service starting at 3:00 PM, Thursday, August 8, 2019 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge, SD with Rosary services starting at 7:00 PM.
Mass of Christian Burial: 10:00 AM, Friday, August 9, 2019 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge, SD
Officiating: Mr. Charles McGaa
Traditional Lakota Services: Mr. Paul Bissonette
Burial Services: Bissonette Family Cemetery, Slim Buttes, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD