February 16, 1963 – Saturday, April 14, 2018
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Vincent’s Residence & SWC Auditorium
Thursday & Friday
Beginning at 7 PM – All Night
Vincent Robert Max Jr. “Hanpa Pena Hoksina”, age 55, of Sisseton, SD journeyed to the Spirit World on April 14, 2018.
He was born on February 16, 1963 in Sisseton, SD the son of Vincent Max Sr. and Virginia (Johnson) Max.
Vincent met the love of his life, Denise Robinson, in 1984. Victoria Lynn was born 10-10-1985; Robert John was born 8-20-1986; and Nicolette Mae was born 6-23-1995. He went to SWCC for carpentry, worked for SWCC for 7 years. He worked at Dakota Magic in security, maintenance and surveillance. He worked at Woodland Cabinetry for 6 months and then returned to Dakota Magic in the slot department and worked in surveillance until March 13th of this year. He liked to cruise and listen to oldies. He liked to play the slots. He liked to play moccasin. He liked to watch Sanford & Son. His favorite movie was “The Warriors”. He smoked Marlboro Lights and drank Diet Coke. He liked to play horseshoes, volleyball, and beanbags and enjoyed cookouts. He liked to go thrifting. He was a big Patriots fan and was a Husker fan. He was a humble and humorous person who walked as a real Dakota man.
He is survived by his long-time companion Denise Robinson; children Victoria Lynn, Robert John Everette and Nicolette Max; his mother Virginia Max; brothers Jeffrey Max Sr. and Travis Max Sr.; sister Denise Max (Felix Jr.) Renville, Arlys Max; aunts Rose Max and Joanne Renville; many nieces, nephews and grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his father Vincent Max Sr. and a sister Collette Max.
Traditional service will be held Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 12:00 Noon at the SWC Auditorium. Laverne Black Thunder and Robert Gill will be the Spiritual Leaders. Interment at Felix and Denise Renville residence, Max / Renville Family Cemetery, Agency Village, SD.
An all-night wake will be held Thursday, April 19th at Vincent’s residence, 387 Bernard Street, Crawfordsville SD beginning at 7 PM. A second all-night wake will be held on Friday, April 20th at the SWC Auditorium beginning at 7 PM.
Casket bearers will be Felix Renville Jr., Josh Max, Jerrad Max, T.J. Max, Joe Max, Jeff Max Jr., Cullen Max, Jace Max, Inyan Ha Max, Mato Mallory, Kent Mallory and Jamison Robinson.
Honorary casket bearers are all Moccasin Players, past and present, Dakota Magic Casino co-workers, and William Ryan and Blair Ryan.
Chilson Funeral home is serving the family.