November 28, 1990 – Friday, April 24, 2009
Community Center in Old Agency Village
Tuesday, April 28th
Ashley Sarah King, age 18, of Browns Valley, Minnesota journeyed to the Spirit World on Friday, April 24, 2009 as the result of an auto accident near Lake Traverse.
She was born on November 28, 1990 in Sisseton, South Dakota the daughter of Carlos E. Kitto & Lahoma King.
Ashley attended Browns Valley, Sisseton Middle School, Pierre Indian Learning Center, Flandreau Indian School & Tiospa Zina Tribal School.
Ashley enjoyed playing basketball, volleyball, cheer-leading, drawing and listening to music. In the summertime she would swim everyday.
She was a member of St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church rural Browns Valley.
Survived by her parents: Carlos E. Kitto and Lahoma King of Browns Valley; sisters: Angelique B. Kitto and Morning Star R. Kitto both of Browns Valley; grandmothers: Darlyn Kitto of Browns Valley and Carol Iron Moccasin of Sisseton; grandfather: Nathan Hill of Sisseton; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by her grandfather: Bill Iron Moccasin, grandmother & grandfather: Irene & Charles Kitto and by step grandfather: Paul Little, and by Tyson George Renville also in the auto accident.
Funeral services for Ahsley Sarah King will be held on Tuesday, April 28th at 2:00 P.M. at The Community Center in Old Agency Village, South Dakota. Father Charles Chan, Father Les Campbell, Vern Cloud, John Cloud III and Jr. Heminger.
Interment will follow at St. John the Baptist Episcopal Cemetery.
Special Music will be provided by Butch Felix, “Red Storm”, “Gray Fox” and Joe & Kathy White.
All night wakes will be held on Sunday, April 26th and Monday, April 27th beginning at 7:00 P.M. at The Community Center in Old Agency Village, South Dakota.
Honorary Casket Bearers will be Gavlynn Shortman, Jamie White Thunder, Robyn White Thunder, Amber Drum and Alice & Shanda Shepherd.
Casket Bearers will be Bill Argo, Bob Cameron Hill, Dave Drum, Dusty Cloud, Nathan Hill, Tracy Harwood, Sam Harwood and Dylan DuMarce.
I love you ashley and tyson i cant believe you guys are gone. I wish you never left us but i know that now you three are angels in heaven watching over us. Love always your cousin jennifer and julian lanzo(your new baby nephew)
thinking of you
me and ashley go way back to the sandbox… growing up through thick and thin. When you lose someone so close, it makes you think life’s too short to let time pass you by, so the plans i have i’m doing for her and tyson, because they never got the chance. we’ll miss you guys!
We are deeply sorry for the loss of Ashley. The staff here at Flandreau Indian School sends their condolences.
My condolences to Lahoma and family, praying for you all through this difficult time.
Ashley, It’s hard for me to not see you again but I know there will be a time in my life where we will see one another again. Until then, love you and thinking of you.
I love you sister and I will always love you, but this won’t be the last time I’ll see you. Man we had our crazy times. Just thinking makes me laugh. Aye, well, see you again. I love you forever.
It’s been well over a year. And I miss you so much! I’m glad you’re in a much better place..with no worries and no sorrows. I will always keep your memory alive. I love you and I miss you.
REST IN PEACE
I LOVED your not giving a damn attitude on your appearance, just different. I was just thinking about you the other day and was wondering how you would be now today. Love and miss you cuz.
I miss you so much babe. It just hurts my heart each and every, single day. I love you so much.
I’m sorry. About everything. I love you.