Scott Eagle Star
Funeral services for Scott Eagle Star were held on Saturday, July 25, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at the Dixon Town Hall in Gregory, SD, with Pastor Alfred Old Lodge officiating.
Music was provided by Glen Old Lodge, Emanuel Old Lodge, Everly Lunderman and Todd Bearshield.
Casket bearers were Chayton Eagle Star, Marsolow Eagle Star, Christopher Gunhammer, Jr., Aaron Preslicka, Ted Eagle Star and Michael Casing Hawk, Jr. Honorary casket bearers were, Keith Rattling, Leaf, Everly Lunderman, Russel Roubideaux, Loretta Roubideaux, Dustin Soesbe, Preston Iyotte, Frank Baney, Wayne Springer, Todd Bearshield, Hayley Withhorn, Gary White Pipe, Henry Odegard, Johnny Odegard, Matthew Odegard, Justin King and Michael Shippley Jr.
Interment was in the Bull Creek Miniska Presbyterian Cemetery in Dixon, SD. Kotrba-Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Scott Owen Eagle Star was born on February 25, 1960, to Darlene (Clairmont) and Arthur Eagle Star in Rosebud, SD.
He was the youngest of three children. Scott was raised in Dixon, SD, where he attended school until he started school in Gregory, SD.
He attended college in Huron where he met Cynthia Hougland. He married Cynthia in August of 1981, and to this union four children were born. They moved back to Dixon and resided there until they went their separate ways.
In 1995 Scott got together with his life partner Lori Roubideaux and three children were born to this relationship. Scott and Lori resided in the Gregory area most of their lives. He loved going for drives, going to the river, listening to music, and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Scott’s health took a turn for the worse in 2015. He started kidney dialysis and was in and out of the hospital and nursing home.
Scott resided at Firesteel Healthcare Center in Mitchell, SD, for most of this last year.
Scott lost his best friend and lifelong partner of 26 years just two months and one day before he joined her in the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Scott passed away on July 18, 2020 at Firesteel Healthcare Center, in Mitchell, SD, at the age of 60 years.
Scott is survived by his children Nicholas (Rita), Trisha (Michael), Christopher (Shana),Wayne (Hillary), Rhiannon, Kristen and Nika; stepdaughter Michelle (AJ); his grandchildren Marsolow, Chayton, Khyannin, Kaisha, Laura, Kitana, Nicole, Mileena, Khayton, Shiloh, Zoey, Khali, Chrissy, Blayze, Koda and step-granddaughters Mikaela, Shyanne, and Gabbi; his niece Tyra and her children, Christopher, Siyer, Chase and Annie; and by other relatives and friends.
Scott was preceded in death by his parents Arthur and Darlene, his sister Gladys, an infant brother Thomas, grandsons Owen and Zacharias, and many other family members.