Matthew Kayo Bad Heart Bull was born on October 28, 1937 at his home in Oglala, SD to Eli Bad Heart Bull and Cecelia (Left Hand Bear) Bad Heart Bull).Kayo made his journey to the Spirit World on April 14, 2017 at the PineRidgeI.H.S.Hospital in Pine Ridge, SD.
Kayo is survived by his sons, Matte Coy (Mariah) Bad Heart Bull of Rapid City, SD, Kim Bad Heart Bull and Doyle Bad Heart Bull both of Oglala, SD; step-children, Elaine Provost of Walthill, NE, Ronnie Stone of Rapid City, SD, Tiffany Stone of Sioux Cita, IA, Martin Hart of Rapid City, SD, and Kenneth Hart of Pine Ridge, SD; grandchildren, Antone Bad Heart Bull, Anfernee Bad Heart Bull, Emilia Villa, Harley Bad Heart Bull, and Matthew Eli Bad Heart Bull; and significant other, Ruby Schluter of Pine Ridge, SD.
Kayo was preceded in death by his parents, Eli and Cecelia Bad Heart Bull; siblings, John Banley, Seth Bad Heart Bull, Vincent Bad Heart Bull, Amos Bad Heart Bull, Julius Bad Heart Bull, Hattie Running Hawk, Tina Long Black Cat, Stella Loud Hawk, Susanna Brings Plenty, and Lucy Bad Heart Bull.
Wake Services:One night wake service starting at 11:00 AM, Friday, April 21, 2017 at the Loneman School Gymnasium in Oglala, SD
Funeral Services:, Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the LonemanSchool Gymnasium in Oglala, SD
Officiating:Rev. Asa Wilson, Rev. William “Bill” Quijas, and Pastor Abraham Tobacco