Funeral services for Leonard Yellow Elk, age 78, will be at 2:00 PM, Monday, May 20, 2013, at the CrazyHorseSchool, Wanblee, SD, with Richard & Carol Lee officiating.
A two-night wake service will begin at 5:00 PM, Saturday May 18, 2013, at his residence #237 Cluster Housing Dr., Wanblee, SD, with the second night starting at 1:00 PM, Sunday May 19, 2013, at the Crazy Horse School, Wanblee, SD
Burial will be at the Gethsemane Episcopal Cemetery, Wanblee, SD.
Leonard passed away on May 15, 2013, at Wanblee, SD. He was a veteran.
Daughters: Pearl Dull Knife, Evelyn Moves Camp, Linda Yellow Elk, Joyce Doyle, Cora Yellow Elk, Glenda Yellow Elk, Sue Yellow Elk, Lenee Yellow Elk, all of Wanblee, SD; and Renee Yellow Elk of Rosebud, SD.
Son: Leonard Yellow Elk Jr. of Wanblee, SD.
Adopted Son: Kevin McNaught of Wanblee, SD.
Brother: Jerry Yellow Elk of Sioux Falls, SD.
Great Grandchildren: 56
Great-Great Grandchildren: 11
Leonard was preceded in death by his wife Marian Moves Camp-Yellow Elk, grandsons Norman Domnick Janis, Erik Brian Janis, and his Half Brother Carlos Owen Yellow Elk
Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD, is in charge of arrangements.