Peter Lawrence Mesteth

Peter Lawrence Mesteth, 69, of Kyle, S.D., passed away November 7, 2020, in Rapid City.

Peter Lawrence Mesteth was born on December 21, 1950, in Pine Ridge to Levi Mesteth, Sr. and Lizzie (Bull Bear) Mesteth. Peter made his journey to the Spirit World on November 7, 2020, at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army.

Peter is survived by his daughters, Cecelia Tallman, Clarrisia Shangreaux, Katherine Shangreaux, and Leslie Mesteth; sons, Chris Mesteth and TJ Mesteth; brother, Daryl Mesteth; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Peter was preceded in death by his father, Levi Mesteth, Sr.; mother, Lizzie Bull Bear-Mesteth; wife, Carmel Cuny-Mesteth; son, Corey Mesteth; brother, Levi “Sonny” Mesteth II; and sisters, Rose Mesteth, Carol Mesteth, and Verene Mesteth.

Visitation services were held from 11:00 – 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 16, at the Daryl Mesteth residence in Kyle.

Graveside services were held at 2:30 p.m., Monday, November 16, at the Lakota Freedom Veterans Cemetery near Kyle, with Mr. Mike Little Boy performing the traditional Lakota services.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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