October 8th, 1960 – Thursday, May 31, 2018
Mother Butler Community Center, Rapid City SD
Saturday, June 9th, 2018
Eastman Hall Flandreau, South Dakota
Thursday, June 7th, 2018
All-night beg at 7:00 P.M.
ADDITIONAL ALL-NIGHT WAKE ON FRIDAY, JUNE 8TH, 2018 BEGINNING AT 7:00 P.M. AT MOTHER BUTLER COMMUNITY CENTER IN RAPID CITY, SOUTH DAKOTA.
Michael Anthony Long, age 57,of Flandreau, South Dakota journeyed to the spirit world on May 31, 2018 at the U of M Hospital in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was born on October 8, 1960 in Pine Ridge, South Dakota to Arthur Long and Evelyn Grass. He was a very loving father and grandfather and a good friend to many. He enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. Michael was a born again Christian. He was an outdoorsman spending many hours hunting and fishing. A hunting guide for the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, Michael would take his son Justin along, teaching him many things about hunting and fishing.
Michael is preceded in death by his father: Arthur in 1989 and his mother: Evelyn in 2012; brothers: Arthur Long and Pat King.
He is survived by his son: Justin Long; daughters: Cassandra Long, Donna Long, Nina Goodshield, Tahlia Nickey; seven grandchildren; Brothers: Leonard Long, Cecil Long, Steven Long, Lewis Long, Robert Long; sisters: Adele Davis, Victoria Peres, Patricia Cook, Lorrie King, Deeshane Long; step-brothers: Charles Galvin and Kevin Galvin; nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Honorary Casket Bearers: All his family and friends
Casket Bearers: Leonard Long, Robert Long Cecil Long, Donovan Long, Wilbur “Randy” Bernard, Delson Long, Kevin Badwound, Bill White, Terry Cooney, Rick Ward, Mike Furman and Ben Groethe
Interment at Mountain View Cemetery – Rapid City, South Dakota