Benjamin R. “Benny” Nelson, age 58, of Eagle Butte, SD, entered the Spirit World on Friday, January 11, 2019 at Rapid City Regional Hospital, Rapid City, SD.
Benny is survived by his mother- Elizabeth Owl King, Eagle Butte, SD brother – Albert Owl King, Petersburg, West Virginia, sister – Rosaline Oren of Sioux Falls, SD. Aunt – Delores Anderson, cousin – Lucy Cottier, Allen, SD, Nephews- Josh and Matt Little Eagle, Leon, Abraham Owen, Allen, SD, Grandmother – Ellen (Condon) In the Woods, Dupree, SD.
Funeral Services were at 9:00 AM, Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at Rooks Funeral Home in Eagle Butte, SD. Following a luncheon, burial with full military honors was held at 2:30 PM at Black Hills National Cemetery, Sturgis, SD.