Delbert Timothy Bad Yellow Hair was born at home in Wounded Knee, S.D., on November 25, 1938, to Roy Bad Yellow Hair and Naomi Clinchers. Delbert, 80, of Custer, made his journey to the Spirit World on November 2, 2019, at the Custer Regional Senior Care Center in Custer.
Delbert is survived by his brothers, Lyman Bad Yellow Hair of Rapid City, SD, Everett White Wolf of Lame Deer, MT, and Wilmer Bad Yellow Hair of Pine Ridge, SD; and numerous nieces, nephews, grandkids and great grandkids.
Delbert was preceded by his parents, Roy Bad Yellow Hair and Naomi Clinchers; daughter, Pearl Bad Yellow Hair; sisters, Freida Bad Yellow Hair, Gertie Henry, Delia Bear Robe and Anna Joyce White Wolf; and grandfather, Asa Bad Yellow Hair.
Pallbearers will be: Phil Rowland, Tyler Rowland, Sr., Louis Few Tails, Jr., Lester Warrior, Arlin Rowland, Greg Rowland, Jr. and Brandon (One Feather) Bad Yellow Hair.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: Custer Senior Care Center and All Friends & Relatives.
Wake Services: One night wake service starting at 2:00 PM, Friday, November 8, 2019 at the Church of God in Wounded Knee, SD with prayer services starting at 7:00 PM.
Funeral Service: 10:00 AM, Saturday, November 9, 2019 at the Church of God in Wounded Knee, SD
Officiating: Pastor Stanley Hollow Horn
Burial Service: Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery, Wounded Knee, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD