Corey Jess Not Help Him “Tasunka Wakan Ope,” 35, of Oglala, S.D., passed away September 8, 2020, in Oglala.
Corey Jess Not Help Him was born on July 5, 1985, in Gordon, Neb. to Wayne Not Help Him and Jolene Fast Wolf. Corey made his journey to the Spirit World on September 8, 2020, at his home in Oglala.
Corey is survived by his sons, Jason Youngman and Jack Sioux Bob; daughters, Caitlyn Not Help Him, Jayda Not Help Him, and Paisley New Holy; fiancé, Jade New Holy; father, Wayne Not Help Him; grandmother, Vestana Red Ear Horse; aunt, Donna Red Ear Horse; siblings, Cydney Fast Wolf, Nicole Not Help Him, and Robert Bloom; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Corey was preceded in death by his mother, Jolene Fast Wolf; grandparents, Larry Fast Wolf, Jonas Not Help Him, and Celane Not Help Him; and uncles, Clair Not Help Him and Jess Fast Wolf.
A one night wake service was held starting at 1:00 p.m., Sunday, September 13, at the New Holy/Not Help Him Residence in Oglala.
Funeral services were held at 3:00 p.m., Monday, September 14, at the New Holy/Not Help Him Residence in Oglala, with Mr. Jeff Not Help Him officiating and Mr. Robert Brave Heart performing the traditional Lakota services.
Burial services were held at St. Peter’s Episcopal Cemetery, Lakeside in Oglala.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.