Brian Kelly Grass was born August 18, 1963, in Pine Ridge, S.D., to Urva Grass Sr. and Betty (Two Bulls) Sanders. Brian, 56, of Sharp’s Corner, made his journey to the Spirit World on January 6, 2020, at the Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City.
Brian is survived by his spouse, LuAnne Steele of Sharp’s Corner; children, Jesse James (Raven) Grass and Kelly Wade Grass both of Sharp’s Corner; grandchildren, Stephen Grass, Amelia Grass, and Forrest Grass all of Sharp’s Corner; siblings, Nadine (John) Trimble of Rapid City, SD, Linda (Leon, Sr.) Janis of Pine Ridge, SD, Lynette (Bill) Brown of Spokane, WA, Urva, Jr. (Theresa) Grass of Longmont, CO, Vanessa Grass-Roubideaux and John (Judy) Grass both of Oglala, SD, Danny (Michelle) Sanders of Winslow, AZ, David (Nettie) Sanders of Boulder, CO, and Betty (Robert) Cox of Mission, SD; aunts, Joan Decker of Oglala, SD and Alvina (Ben) Conquering Bear of Porcupine, SD; step-father, Richard Sanders of Oglala, SD; and numerous nieces & nephews.
Brian was preceded in death by his parents, Urva Grass, Sr. and Betty (Two Bulls) Sanders; and grandparents, Effie & Moses Two Bulls and Etta & John Grass.
Honorary pallbearers will be all friends & relatives.
Wake Services: One night wake service starting at 1:00 PM, Monday, January 13, 2020 at the Brother Rene Hall in Oglala, SD with rosary services starting at 7:00 PM.
Funeral Services: 10:00 AM, Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at the Brother Rene Hall in Oglala, SD
Officiating: Sister Barb Bogenschutz and Father Joe Daoust, S.J.
Burial Services: Our Lady of the Sioux Catholic Cemetery, Oglala, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD