Perry Juan Mesteth, 57, of Pine Ridge, S.D., passed away July 18, 2020, in Rapid City.
Perry Juan Mesteth was born on December 11, 1962, to Theresa May Mesteth in Manderson. Perry spent most of his childhood in Manderson with his Grandmother Rose Little Dog Mesteth, whom he loved dearly. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy.
Perry is survived by his wife, Lloydell “Suzy” Mesteth; son, Kyle (Tamera) Mesteth, Pine Ridge; daughters, Jennifer (Shane) Two Bulls, Pine Ridge, Cherise (Beau) Mesteth, Rushville, Neb., and Tiara Mesteth, Pine Ridge; seven grandchildren; sisters, Francine (Israel) Escalante, Yolanda (Arnie Arehart) Thompson, Diane Thompson, Patti Barnett and Mona Thompson; and brothers, James Mesteth and Robert Mesteth.
Perry was preceded in death by his grandmother Rose and grandfather Jacob Little Dog Mesteth; mother, Theresa Mesteth; brother Chuck Mesteth; sister, Rose Mesteth; aunt, Maggie Mesteth; and uncles, Matthew Mesteth, Marvin Mesteth and Paul Mesteth.
A one night wake service started at 3:00 p.m., Friday, July 24, at the Mesteth Residence in Pine Ridge.
Funeral services were held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 25, at the Mesteth Residence in Pine Ridge, with Mr. Charles McGaa officiating and Harold Salway performing the traditional Lakota services.
Burial services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.