Jeremy Lee Cottier, 38, made his journey to the Spirit World on June 10, 2021, in Chamberlain.
He was born on August 6, 1982 in Pine Ridge to Warren Elk Boy & Lucille Cottier.
Jeremy is survived by his father Warren Elk Boy; son Jeremy Cottier, Jr.; daughter Hailey Cottier; sister Trinity (Joseph) Blacksmith; aunt Daphne Cottier; uncles Robert Cottier, Sr., Aldwin Cottierr, Sr., Alvin Cottier, Mark Cottier and Frank Cottier, Sr.; granddaughter Leilani Standing Bear; nieces/nephews Sariah Cottier-Blacksmith, Gabrielle Cottier-Blacksmith and Averie Blacksmith; and cousins Patience Cottier, Madison Cottier and Avianna Cottier.
Jeremy was preceded in death by his mother Lucille Cottier; maternal grandparents Robert, Sr. and Mildred (Badger) Cottier; uncles Fred Cottier and Sylvester Cottier; daughter Angel Cottier; paternal grandparents Nelson and Christine (Grass) Elk Boy; cousin Jennifer Brewer; and close friend, Troy Richards.
A one-night wake service will be held on Friday, June 18, at 3:00 p.m. at the Sharp’s Corner Baptist Church in Sharp’s Corner. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 19, at 10:00 a.m., also at the Sharp’s Corner Baptist Church with Pastor Matt Hadden officiating and traditional Lakota services by Mr. Mike Little Boy, Sr. Burial services will be held at St. Alban’s Episcopal Cemetery, Evergreen Community afterwards in Porcupine.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.