Joseph (Chasing Hawk) Roberts, age 62, of Red Scaffold, SD, entered the Spirit World on Friday, January 2, 2021 at the Good Samaritan Care Facility in Wagner, SD. In compliance with the CDC Covid-19 regulations and the CRST Tribal Directives for mortuary care, a private funeral service for family only began at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Red Scaffold, with the Rev. John-Paul Trask officiating. Burial followed at the Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted with Rooks Funeral Home of Eagle Butte.
He is survived by two sisters, Mary Scrivner of Ohio, and Shirley Gray Eagle of Timber Lake, SD.