Florence Lois Ten Fingers

Florence Lois (Two Bulls) Ten Fingers, 86, of Oglala, S.D., passed away November 6, 2020, in Oglala.

Florence L. Ten Fingers was born in a tent near Yellow Bear Canyon on July 1, 1934 to John Two Bulls and Goldie Conquering Bear-Two Bulls. Florence made her journey to the Spirit World on November 6, 2020, at her home in Oglala.

Florence is survived by her daughters, Wanda Ten Fingers, Sherri Ten Fingers, Denyse Ten Fingers, Delores Andrelick, Michelle Belt, Lena Belt, and Amy Belt; sons, Arapata (Heather) McKay-Ten Fingers, Richard Ten Fingers, Jr., Ronald (Connie) W. Ten Fingers, Javan Ten Fingers, and Clayton (Melanie) Ten Fingers; 41 grandchildren; and 52 great-grandchildren. 

Florence was preceded in death by her father, John Two Bulls; mother, Goldie Conquering Bear-Two Bulls; husband, Richard Ten Fingers, Sr. (US ARMY); sons, Wilmer Ten Fingers, Leland Ten Fingers (US NAVY), Scott Ten Fingers, and Lorie “Dean” Ten Fingers; daughter, Jacqueline Ten Fingers; brother, Raymond Lamont; seven grandchildren; and son-in-law, Floyd Brings Plenty.

Visitation services were held from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 14, at the 7th Day Adventist Cemetery, Red Shirt Table.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 14, at the 7th Day Adventist Cemetery, Red Shirt Table, with Elder Donovan Youngman, Rev. Robert Two Bulls, and Deacon Rev. Twyla Two Bulls officiating and Sage Brings Plenty performing the traditional Lakota services.

Burial services were held at the 7th Day Adventist Cemetery, Red Shirt Table.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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