Roni Ray Matzke was born May 21, 1973, in Rosebud, S.D., to Marvena LaMont and Robert Matzke. Roni, 46, of Rapid City, made his journey to the Spirit World on March 18, 2020, at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City..
Roni is survived by his wife, Cecelia Stanley; children, Roni Matzke, Jr. and Raine Matzke; mother, Marvena LaMont; and siblings, Anpo and Lawrence Matzke, Iwoblu and Charlene LaMont, and Ryan Eagle Bull.
Roni was preceded in death by his sister, Clarissa Louise Red Shirt (Rita Kay “K.K” Matzke); brother, Ricky Kevin Matzke; grandparents, Lawrence and Clara (Red Shirt) LaMont; and father, Robert Matzke.
Pallbearers will be Roni Matzke, Jr., Lawrence Matzke, Ryan Eagle Bull, Marvin LaMont, Noah Kills Enemy At Night, and Monte Hunter.
Honorary pallbearers will be all close family and friends.
Wake Services: One night wake service starting at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at the Collette “June” Two Bulls Residence in the #4 Community with evening prayer services starting at 7:00 PM.
Funeral Services: 11:00 AM, Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at the Collette “June” Two Bulls Residence in the #4 Community.
Officiating: Deacon Reverend Twila Two Bulls & Mr. Robert Salazar
Burial Services: Christ Church Episcopal Cemetery, Red Shirt Table, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD