Nelson Barbosa, 70, of Eagle Butte, passed away Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at I.H.S. Hospital, Eagle Butte.
In compliance with the CRST Tribal Directives, a visitation began at 8:00 a.m., Thursday, September 10, 2020 at the CRST Powwow Grounds. At 1:00 p.m., a procession headed to the Green Grass Cemetery, Green Grass for services and burial.
He is survived by the love of his life, Verda “Bonnie” Bluecoat; children: Nelson Eddie Barbosa, James Barbosa, Michael Barbosa, Christopher Barbosa, Viodelca Barbosa, and Angeline Barbosa; siblings: Maria D. Barbosa, Maria T. Barbosa, Nilda I. Barbosa, Pedro J. Barbosa, and Sonia N. Barbosa; grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He will be joining his father Pedro Barbosa, his mother Blanca Sanchez, and his eldest daughter Maria Barbosa and the rest of our relatives in the spirit world.