June 12, 1990 – Friday, April 24, 2009
Community Center in Old Agency Village
Tuesday, April 28th
Tyson George Renville, 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.
He was born on June 12, 1990 in Watertown, South Dakota the son of Romeo Stacey Renville and Opal Michele Little.
Tyson had just graduated in 2008 from The Sisseton High School. He was debating on attending an Art College in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Tyson cherished his grandmothers! He was an artist, loved football, playing his Xbox, listening to music, was always with his cousins and spending the summers at Lake Traverse at the Lake House. He just enjoyed Life! He also was fond of a nephew Dante St. John.
He was a member of St. John The Baptist Episcopal Church rural Browns Valley.
Survived by his loving parents: Romeo Renville & Opal Little Renville; sisters: Danae St. John of Sisseton, Angelique Kitto of Watertown and Morning Star Kitto of Browns Valley; a brother: Guadalupe Polina of Sisseton; grandmothers: Darlyn Kitto of Browns Valley, Tina Renville of Agency Village, Martha Mandan of Sisseton, Vastana James of Browns Valley and Katie McKay of Browns Valley; a grandfather: Cecil Renville of Agency Village; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by his half brother: Brandon Masquate, grandfathers: Paul Little Sr., Joseph Day, Earlwin Kitto & Cyril Renville; grandmothers: Ramona Keeble and Loretta Renville, a great grandfather: Charlie Kitto and a great grandmother: Irene Kitto, also by Ashley Sarah King who was also involved in the auto accident.
Funeral services for Tyson G. Renville 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. Hemminger will officiate. Interment will follow at St. John the Baptist Episcopal Cemetery.
Special music will be provided by “Red Storm” and “Gray Fox”.
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 Guadalupe Polina, Lee Simon Jr., Tyler Shepherd, Jesse Kitto, Everette Drum, Lucas Free, Varden Hopkins, Dusty Snow, Randall Pumkinseed and Class of 2008: Tyson’s classmates, staff and teachers.
Casket Bearers will be Gaberial Rodlund, Curt Snow, Silvester Little, Brian Rodlund Sr., Creighton Renville Sr., Robert Thompson, Robert Little, Lonnie L. Rodlund and Gavin Shortman.