Michael Plenty Horse

  • Born: September 2, 1960
  • Died: January 30, 2017
  • Location: Gregory, South Dakota

Kotrba-Smith Funeral Home

Kotrba-Smith Funeral Home
101 Gerkin
Gregory, SD 57533

Tel. (605) 835-9111

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Michael by adding your memories and photos.

Michael Paul Plenty Horse was born September 2, 1960 in Rosebud, SD to Josephine Eagle Dog and Adolph Plenty Horse. He attended school in Ideal as he was growing up.

Michael was active in his church and went on to college in Tempe, AZ.

He enjoyed spending time with his great-granddaughters Bianca Jo and Bille Joslin.

Michael died Monday, January 30, 2017 in his home in Gregory at the age of 56.

He is preceded in death by his father Adolph Plenty Horse, mother Josephine Eagle Dog, four brothers, and one sister.

Surviving are two sisters Eleanor Thunder and Mayren Crooked Foot, two brothers Robert Plenty Horse Sr. and John Crooked Foot Jr., many nieces, nephews and great-grandchildren.

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Wake services for Michael Plenty Horse, of Gregory, SD, were held Wednesday, February 8, and Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ideal Guild Hall in Ideal, SD with Dale Sherman and Roy Stone officiating.

A Memorial Service was held Friday, February 10, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at the Ideal Guild Hall with Mother Annie Henniger officiating.

Urn Bearer was Ronald Long Crow.

Honorary Urn Bearers were Wayne Otterman, Wiley DuBray, Shirley Thunder, Danny Eagle Hawk, Della Eagle Star, Stanley Eagle Star, Russell & Kathy Red Horn, and Charlie Long Crow.

Inurnment was in the Holy Spirit Cemetery, Ideal, SD.


Condolence & Memory Journal

So sorry for hear that Michael passed away.I have fond memories of him when we went to grades school together at Ideal. My thoughts and prayers are with all the family at this time. Sincerely Cheryl Christensen Lutz.

Posted by Cheryl Lutz - PIEDMONT, SD - Neighbor   February 14, 2017

RIP in Peace, Mike, Thank You from my Family for the many prayers and kind words you shared with our family. You have earned your place in heaven by sharing God's messages. The Long Crow Family

Posted by Maxine Longcrow-Knisley - Nunda, SD - Family Friend   February 09, 2017

You will be greatly missed with your great stories and welcoming words and kind words of wisdom. R.I.P. Mike <3>

Posted by Lonna Browning - Parmelee, SD - Family Friend   February 07, 2017

We still cannot believe that your gone. We're going to miss the long phone calls and having you come stay with us when you come back to Parmelee and visit.
You were always full of stories to share and made us laugh at the crazy jokes you'd tell.
Journey well my friend....until we meet again.

Posted by Titus & Tonda White Lance - Parmelee, SD - Family Friend   February 06, 2017

Rip my friend you will be missed

Posted by Paula Martinez - Mission, SD - Family Friend   February 06, 2017

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