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Floyd Red Crow Westerman, age 71, of Marina Del Rey, California journeyed to the Spirit World on Thursday, December 13th, 2007 at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
He was an Indian actor, singer, songwriter and advocate. He made his big screen debut in the movie Renegades (1989) and is best remembered for his role as elder/leader Ten Bear in Dances with Wolves (1990). His song like “Custer Died for Your Sins” and “BIA Blues” have helped spread the American Indian Movement’s message throughout the world.
Funeral arrangements for Floyd Red Crow Westerman are pending through The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, Minnesota.
Traditional Dakota Services will be held at Tiospazina School Gymnasium in Agency Village, South Dakota.