Obituaries & Tributes

Immediate Need

Pre-Arrange Your Funeral

Contact Us

Site Search

Cecelia Martin Cecelia Martin Cecelia Martin
In Memory of
Cecelia Lorraine
Martin (Moose)
1920 - 2018
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Sioux Funeral Home
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Cecelia Martin
"You are loved."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Cecelia Lorraine Martin (Moose)

Cecelia Lorraine  Martin (Moose)
Cecelia Lorraine (Moose) Martin was born on January 30, 1920 at home in Porcupine, SD to Paul and Grace (Little Elk) Moose. Cecelia passed away on February 12, 2018 at the Oglala Sioux Lakota Nursing Home in Rushville, NE.

Cecelia is survived by her children, Melvin Louis Martin and Lema Rose Martin both of Pine Ridge, SD, and Roger Dale Martin of Sioux Falls, SD, and Tony Martin of Porcupine, SD; hunka daughter, Darcy McBride of Rapid City, SD; hunka son, Gary Russe of Gordon, NE Andy Schumacher of Switzerland, and Craig Peterson of Rushville, NE; adopted daughter, Laverne White of Ethete, WY; 9 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; and 13 great-great grandchildren; grandchildren whom she raised, Carmen Yellow Bull and Calvin Martin, both of Pine Ridge, SD, and Canupa Gluhamani of Porcupine, SD; and numerous nieces, nephews and grandchildren.

Cecelia was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Grace (Little Elk) Moose; spouse, Roy Martin; daughter, Yvonne Martin; siblings, Oliver Moose, Charlie Moose, Helen Moose, and Mary Moose; grandchildren, Melanie Martin, Wayne Romero, Jr., John Martin, and Donovan Martin; adopted sons, Francis Martin and Vincent “Virgil” Martin; and son-in-law, Dennis Apple

Wake Services: Two night wake services with the first night wake starting at 4:30 PM, Sunday, February 18, 2018 at the Pine Ridge Elementary School Gymnasium in Pine Ridge, SD and the second night wake starting at 11:00 AM, Monday, February 19, 2018 at the Father Pauly Hall in Porcupine, SD.
Funeral Services: 1:00 PM, Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at the Father Pauly Hall in Porcupine, SD
Officiating: Rev. Rhoda Mesteth
Burial Services: Martin Family Cemetery, Porcupine, SD

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD

To send flowers to the family of Cecelia Lorraine Martin (Moose), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Book of Memories

Proudly Serving the PINE RIDGE Community

(605) 867-5454 P.O. Box 277 | PINE RIDGE, SD 57770 | Fax: (605) 867-6254 | Email: