Frances Rose Ice was born on September 5, 1928 at home in Batesland, SD to Alec and Mabel (Runs Against) Ice. Frances made her journey to the Spirit World on July 27,2 018 at the Gordon Memorial Hospital in Gordon, NE.
Frances is survived by her son, Donovan Chase of Pine Ridge, SD; daughters, Karen (Bryan) White Butterfly of Manderson, SD, Joyce (Lester) White Butterfly, Yvonne (Manuel) Chase In Winter, and Theresa Claymore all of Pine Ridge, SD; sister, Cleon Ice of Wounded Knee, SD; grandchildren, Floyd Bullman, William Plenty Arrows, Jesse Jack, Gene Jack, Lester Jack, Ben Jack, Charles Jack, Mike Chase, Lance Chase, Steve Chase, Craig Chase, Jeremy Chase In Winter, Casey Red Cloud, Jared Iron Horse, Ryan Charging Cloud, Richard Charging Cloud, Nick Charging Cloud, Frances Stands, Julie White Butterfly, Jessica Chase, Kimimila Jack, Leslie Little, and Monique Coats; great grandchildren, Dusty Bullman, Cody Bullman, Cory Bullman, Brenton Bullman, Braiden Bullman, Will Plenty Arrows, Carlos Plenty Arrows, Jacinda Plenty Arrows, Lester Jack III, Rosie Jack, Siouxtera Jack, Connor Richards, Colbert Richards, Jr., Chloe Richards, Coryn Richards, Cody Good Voice Flute, Braylon Charging Cloud, Amos Charging Cloud, Aden Charging Cloud, Naomi Charging Cloud, Maliyah Catches, Mackenzie Catches, Emily Cornelius, Eden Cornelius, Tokala Chase In Winter, Josiah Chase, and Luca Chase; and great grandchild, Riley Bullman.
Frances was preceded in death by her parents, Alec and Mabel (Runs Against) Ice; sons, Lester White Butterfly and Philbert White Butterfly; daughters, Faith “Bonnie” White Butterfly, Cheryl Chase In Winter and Diane Chase In Winter; brother, Bernard Ice, Sr.; sister, Verleane Ice; and granddaughters, Katrina White Butterfly and Tessie Jack
Pallbearers will be Floyd Bullman, William Plenty Arrows, Jesse Jack, Gene Jack, Lester Jack, Ben Jack, Charles Jack, Mike Chase, Lance Chase, Steve Chase, Craig Chase, Jeremy Chase In Winter, Casey Red Cloud, Jared Iron Horse, Ryan Charging Cloud, Richard Charging Cloud, and Nick, Charging Cloud.
Wake Services: One night wake service starting at 3:00 PM, Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at the Wakpamni Service Center near Pine Ridge, SD with evening services starting at 7:00 PM at the Wakpamni Service Center
Funeral Services: 1:00 PM, Thursday, August 2, 2018 at the Wakpamni Service Center near Pine Ridge, SD
Officiating: Pastor William “Bill” Quijas
Traditional Lakota Services: To Be Announced
Burial Services: Ice Family Cemetery, Wounded Knee, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD