Sacred Fire for Sundancer Lawrence Irving who started his journey to the Spirit World Friday.
We will be honoring these woman at our Wacipi Sept 10 -12-2021. Sister Jan Dalsin Jeannie Hollingworth’s Christina Fowler Mrs. John Gebhardt Cheryl Fields These 4 amazing woman were around since the Coldwater and Hi Way 55 days. All would have been at the Wacipi vending, dancing, showing support, just being the loving woman they […]
The family of Cheryl Fields created this Life Tributes page to make it easy to share your memories. Obituary for Cheryl Fields Cheryl Fields, age 71, of Minnesota via Montreal, passed away on July 1, 2021. Cheryl was an incredible mother, grandmother, talented artist and mesmerizing story teller. Her fondness for adventure would often lead […]
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Dorothy Dottie Whipple has enter the spirit world on May15, 2021. I will write something about Dottie after 4 days it is profound. She was a vital part of the commemorative marches, and was in the inipi with you. She and I drove an old gravel road that started near the Wabasha village site that […]
Jeanne Hollingsworth passed away on Dec 21, 2020. This is from Accolon Jeanne only son & grandson Cia..
This is from Accolon Jeanne only son. Â I definitely want you to tell them: Help. My mom died. I ask you folks help my son know his Grandma in a way only you can. He has always been close with her and loves her as his grandma. It is time for him to know her […]
Obituary of Duane Whipple, Jr. WHIPPLE DUANE Duane Wipple, Jr. of Santee, NE passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, August 4, 2020 in Santee, NE.Â Funeral services will be 2:00 PM, Saturday, August 8, 2020 at the Oyate Oyanke Community Center, Santee, NE with Rev. Pat Whitehorse-Carda officiating.Â Burial will be in the Santee Episcopal Cemetery, Santee, […]
Sorensen, Sheldon “Shel” D. age 86 of Richfield, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on July 26, 2020 Sheldon D. ‘Shel’ Sorensen Sorensen, Sheldon “Shel” D. age 86 of Richfield, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on July 26, 2020 after a brave battle with cancer. He […]
Mike Flammond is on his journey to be with his ancestors on 7-22-2020. If you are able to pay respects to Michael Flammond Sr. and support Roxanne & family, we will be having a 24 hr wake tomorrow starting at noon. Prayer at 1:00 pm and feed the people after. Viewing will be in a […]
Funeral for Jim Anderson \ Red Sky Jim passed into the spirit world on June 27, 2019. We had a celebration of life gathering for Jim in August but the traditional Dakota Ceremony will be: Wednesday Sept 11th at 11:00 am St Peter’s Church 1405 Sibley Memorial Hwy Mendota, MN 55120. The meal is pot […]
James Kermit Anderson â€œRed Skyâ€ was born May 7, 1959. He passed into the spirit world June 27, 2019.
Claudia, ask me to post this. James Kermit Anderson â€œRed Skyâ€ was born May 7, 1959. He is preceded in death by parents Russell and Lillian Rose Anderson, and brother Craig. Survived by loving wife Claudia and daughter Ameyalli Anderson. Also survived by former wife Juliane and sons James, Jr and Joseph Anderson. Sisters Patricia […]
Here is an update about (Red Sky) Jimmy Anderson passing from a heart attack on 6-27-2019. Please light a candle for Jim for 4 days. A ceremonial fire will be lit Saturday 6/29 at 3:00pm and will run continuously until Wednesday July 3rd. The fire will be at St Peter Church. The fire will be […]
Kam Roy passed away 12-22-18 he is on his journey home. Kam will be missed at our Mendota Wacipi. Kam was a magnificent male traditional dancer. Please help Leilani and Kams family through this difficult time. Rest in peace Kam you will be dearly missed. I will always see you smiling and making people laugh […]
Curt was the Mendota Community Tribal Chairman for 2 terms. The Mendota Community will miss him. Curt came to the Wacipi / Pow Wow each year and carried in the LaClaire / LeClaire Staff. If Sandy and family wants we will honor Curt at our next Wacipi / Pow Wow Sept 13-15-2019, this will be […]
Obituary for Arthur “Sung Ska Natan” Owen Arthur â€œSung Ska Natanâ€ Clark Owen, 68, of Prairie Island, died unexpectedly at United Hospital in St. Paul. He was born December 7, 1949 to Amos and Ione (James) Owen in Red Wing. He graduated from Red Wing Central High School and enlisted in the U.S. Army, serving […]
Margaret LeClaire Nordin my precious Auntie passed away last night Oct 25, she was 98. She is my mother Selisha LeClaire’s younger sister. Auntie Margaret was the last of her siblings. The picture below is her and her siblings. Now they are all together again forever. Grandma Lilly Felix LeClaire and Albert LeClaire are happy […]
Dick Bancroft died early yesterday morning 7/16/2018. He was a great man, he and his art will be dearly missed. He was in hospice.Â Memorial to be announced.Â A huge loss to our world and movements.Â He did such incredible brave work and was so fun.Â We’ll miss him. Love Sharon Photo byÂ Annette Lopez
Russell F. LaClaire LaClaire, Russell F. Age 95 of Mendota passed away November 29, 2017. WWII Veteran. Preceded in death by wife Pauline; parents Albert and Lillian; siblings Albert, Raymond and Selisha. Survived by sister Margaret; children Bruce (Carol), Curt (Sandy), Vicki (Peter) Eckman, Doug (Linda), Susan Foty, Renee Foss, Dennis (Karyn); 25 grandchildren; 47 […]
Windy Downwind pass into the spirit world 11/28/17. Check out face book for more information. When I get it I will put it on our website. I will see Windy forever at our Mendota powwows he will always be there with us, always smiling and visiting with everyone. When he saw me at the pow […]
We are all saddened by the passing of Frances (â€œFrannieâ€) Fairbanks on October 30, 2017 at the age of 88.
Frances (â€œFrannieâ€) Fairbanks We are all saddened by the passing of Frances (â€œFrannieâ€) Fairbanks on October 30, 2017 at the age of 88.Â â€œFrannieâ€ started work at the Minneapolis American Indian Center (MAIC) in 1975 as an employment counselor in the job training program, not long after the Centerâ€™s doors first opened. She was soon […]
Obituary: Longtime American Indian activist Dennis Banks By Mila Koumpilova and Paul Walsh Star Tribune staff writers October 30, 2017 Dennis Banks Dennis Banks, one of the country’s most influential American Indian activists, was a key figure in the 1970s standoff with federal agents at Wounded Knee. The American Indian Movement he helped […]
Larry Leventhal Leventhal, Larry a prominent Twin Cities civil rights attorney, died Jan. 17, 2017, after a heroic battle with pancreatic cancer. Larry was born 4/28/41 in Mpls to Sally and Robert “Ruby” Leventhal. He is predeceased by his parents and his beloved daughter, DeGalynn Wade Sanders, who died in 2016. Larry is survived by […]
Beverly Mae Scott passed into the Spirit World Oct 5th, 2016. Memorial for her Nov 19th at the DuPuis House 1-5 POTLUCK
Beverly May Scott passed into the Spirit World Oct 5th, 2016. Memorial to be at the DuPuis House in Mendota November 19, 2019. Beverly’s Memorial will be November 19th at the DuPuis HouseÂ 1357 Sibley Memorial Hwy, Mendota, MN 55120 from 1-5 potluck! Inipi after for those of you who want to go in to the […]
Smith, John A., Sr. “Johnny” age 75, of Minneapolis Journeyed to the Spirit World on Thursday, November 3rd, 2016
Rest in peace John A. Smith, Sr. Smith, John A., Sr. “Johnny” age 75, of Minneapolis Journeyed to the Spirit World on Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital. All night wake TODAY beginning at 5 P.M. American Indian Center, 1530 E. Franklin Ave., in Minneapolis. Further All night wake Monday beginning at 5 P.M. […]
Thank you all for your kindness, love and support over these last few days for Margery’s family. I am following up to let you of the arrangements we have made to celebrate my mom’s life.
Dear friends of , Thank you all for your kindness, love and support over these last few days for Margery’s family. I am following up to let you of the arrangements we have made to celebrate my mom’s life. Visitations: 4-7pm, Tuesday, Sept 20th Washburn-McReavy Funeral Home 5000 W 50th St & Highway […]