Darlene Eunice Young Bull Bear, 79, of Kyle, S.D., passed away September 10, 2020, in Sturgis.
Darlene E. Young Bull Bear was born on March 23, 1941, in Pine Ridge to Robert Dan Young Bull Bear and Irene (Chief Bear) Young Bull Bear. Darlene passed away at the Sturgis Transitional Care in Sturgis.
Darlene is survived by her daughters, Lawanda (Adam) Clifford and Donella (Stuart) Janis; son, Lowry Black Bear; grandchildren, Alaina, Britny, Dustin, Angela, Jenna, Saraya, Bailey, Riley, LeahJo, and Logan; and great-grandchildren, Lyman, Desmond III, James, Cataleya, TyLee, Cali, and Arailee.
Darlene was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Dan and Irene (Chief Bear) Young Bull Bear; sons, Lee Aaron and Sherwood Black Bear.
A one night wake service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, September 17, at the St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, North Route-Kyle.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, September 18, at the St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, North Route-Kyle, with all ministers welcome and Ms. Darla Black performing the traditional Lakota services.
Burial services will be held at the St. Stephen’s Catholic Cemetery, North Route-Kyle.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.