Cheryl Lynn EagleDec 21, 2013 Staff
Cheryl "Jabaar" Eagle, of Arapahoe, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, in Casper. She was 32 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, at St. Stephen's Catholic Church, with a wake to follow at Great Plains Hall. Funeral mass will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 23, at St. Stephen's Catholic Church with the Rev. Father Phil Wagner officiating. Burial will follow at Arapaho Catholic Cemetery.
Cheryl Lynn LittleThunder was born Nov. 4, 1981, in Riverton, the daughter of George and Mellisa Candace (SunRhodes) LittleThunder.
She lived on the Wind River Indian Reservation all of her life except for one year when she lived in Green Bay, Wis. She attended Arapahoe School, Wyoming Indian High School and Riverton High School.
She married Dale Darelle Thomas Eagle Sr., and he preceded her in death.
She was a homemaker for most of her life, but she did work in a cheese and meat packing place in Green Bay, Wis., while she lived there.
She was of the Catholic faith and was a member of the Native American Church.
Her family said she played basketball, volleyball and cards, and she enjoyed drawing, writing letters and poems, doing crossword puzzles, driving around and going to the casino. She also liked to listen to music, watch movies with her family and tell stories to her children.
She is survived by her parents, George and Mellisa LittleThunder; sons Dale Darelle Thomas Eagle Jr., Memphis Ziggy Eagle, Dale Darelle Thomas III and Gabriel Oldman; daughters Brandi Janelle Fawn LittleThunder, Moleni Kandace Kary Eagle, Emerald Lynn Eagle, Alliyah Faith Eagle and Donelle Lee Eagle; grandparents Merle Lopez BigMedicine, Thomas Y'Barrea Sr., Ida Mae Monroe, Wesley Monroe, Claude Duran Sr., Micheal Gabriel Duran and Lorriene Duran; uncles Shane Duran, Linden Toby LittleThunder Sr., Dames Joseph SunRhodes, Eric Underwood, Tomas Y'Barra, Claudio Duran, Norman Y'Barra, Shado Duran, Lamar Duran, Micheal Lee Duran, Jude Jenkins Sr., Jerome (Jerry) C'Hair, Roy Reighnier, Gaylen LittleShield, Archie BigMedicine, Horace BigMedicine, Hiram BigMedicine, Merlin LittleThunder, Chuck Boogy LameBear, Clifford LameBear and James Pingree; aunts Reva Kory SunRhodes, Mary Ellen Pingree, Julia C'Hair LittleThunder, Mary LameBear, June LameBear, Emma J. LameBear, Linda Armour, Caroline Tyler, Vianna Behan, Erin Duran, Tneda Monroe, Shaunna LittleShield and Julie LittleThunder; brothers Raymond LittleThunder, George LittleThunder III, Thunder Sky LittleThunder Sr., Cliffton LittleThunder, Joseph Jude Jenkins Sr., Ronald Blaise Jenkins, Damon James SunRhodes, Robert Behan, Rikky Behan, Rueben Behan, Norman C'Hair, Melvin Dale Brown Jr., Linden Toby LittleThunder Jr., Ebenezer LittleThunder, Virgil Behan, Matthew Behan, Tyler Behan, Dana Eagle, Franklin Tail, Shane Duran, Ronald Monroe, Willow Pingree, Morrey SunRhodes Jr., Wolf Elkins Duran, Craig Oldman, Craig Monroe, Doug BigMedicine, Stephon BigMedicine and Niyo LittleThunder; and sisters Estelle Ida LittleThunder, Adelia Jenkins, Kelly Jenkins, Delight SunRhodes, Loretta SunRhodes, Ronda Ben, Robin Behan, Kristina Behan, Whitney SunRhodes, Yolanda LittleThunder, April LittleThunder, Georgetta LittleThunder, Angela LittleThunder, Tiffany SunRhodes, Delain SunRhodes, Delight Hope Brown, Michelle Brown, Micheala Duran, Trishana Monroe, Beatrice Monroe, Camillia Monroe, Lacey SunRhodes, Marne Jamarillo, Odetta Oldman, Kristen Behan, Shyne LittleShield, Leandra LittleThunder and Caroline White LittleThunder.
She was preceded in death by Dale Darcelle Thomas Eagle Sr., Dwight Moody Spoonhunter, Thunder Sky LittleThunder Jr., War Dind Kay Spoonhunter, Donna Jenkins, Estelle SunRhodes, Dwight Moody SunRhodes, Clifford Ray Duran, Kimberly Duran, Marshall Grant Duran, Jane Duran, Clarinda Brown, Ronald James Behan, Alberta Duran, Marlene SunRhodes, Kincaid Duran, Joyce Duran, Keller Duran, Merle LittleThunder, Roark George LittleThunder, George LittleThunder, Connie LittleThunder, Amber LittleThunder, Almeda Monroe, Lorriane Monroe, Cinty Ute and Shawn Durgin.