Loren LaPlante, Jr., age 29, of Eagle Butte, SD, entered the Spirit world on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Avera McKinnan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.
He is survived by one son, Acen LaPlante of Eagle Butte; two daughters, Taya Dupris of Dupree, SD and Rozlind LaPlante of Pierre, SD. Two brothers, Lloyd Thompson of Rapid City, SD and Patrick Eagle Chasing of Pierre. Five sisters, Hope Shields and Jannon Dog Eagle of Pierre, Willie Eagle Chasing of Mobridge, SD and Trinady LaPlante and Dawn LaPlante of Eagle Butte.
Wake services were at 7:00 PM, Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at CRST Bingo Hall, Eagle Butte. Funeral Services will begin at 10:00 AM, Thursday, November 21, at the CRST Bingo Hall. Following a luncheon, burial will take place at the Congregational Cemetery at LaPlante, SD. All Riders are asked to gather at the CRST Rodeo Grounds at 3:30 PM on Wednesday, November 20 to lead the funeral procession to the Bingo Hall. And a last ride honoring will take place once the funeral procession has arrived in LaPlante.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rooks Funeral Home of Eagle Butte, SD.