Martin James Tibbitts, 63, of Rockyford, S.D., passed away July 14, 2020, in Rockyford.
Martin James Tibbitts was born in Alliance, Neb., on August 29, 1956, the youngest son of Emil and Wilma Tibbitts. Marty left us on July 14, 2020.
He leaves behind his children, Morgan (Micheala) Tibbitts, Kyle, Jayson Brave Heart, San Diego, Calif., Tiffiny (TD) Garnette, Kyle, Cameron (Erica) Lafferty, Rapid City, Tawnee Tibbitts, Lawton, Okla., Lyle Dean (Cassandra) Tibbitts, Lonesome Valley, Amanda (Will) and AJ Reddy, Kyle. He is also survived by his siblings, John, JoAnn, Norma and Tony.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Wilma and Emil Tibbitts; brother, Melvin Tibbitts, sisters; Janis (Tibbitts) Emery – White Eyes and Emily Lorraine Tibbitts, and grandparents; Willie and Rose (Pourier) Tibbitts, John and Lucinda (Bettelyoun) Pulliam.
Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 18, at the St. Agnes Catholic Church in Manderson, with Father Edmund Yainao, S.J. and Ms. Joyce Tibbitts officiating.
Burial services were held at the St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery in Rockyford.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.