Krisdee ReNelle Howe, XaabaaliiaItchiish, “Good medicine,” went to the other side of camp on January 12, 2019.
Krisdee was born to Sharon Medicine Top Howe and Matthew ‘Troy’ Cloud on December 10, 1988 in Sheridan, Wyoming. Krisdee, in her youth, grew up with her many relatives in the Black Lodge area.
She was close to all her cousins and was known for making her rounds to check on everyone and just to stop by and say hi. She had a special bond with her Aunt Verna Howe. The two were inseparable and often vacationed together. They would visit various sites throughout the United States. Krisdee received her education in Hardin and Lodge Grass. She participated in golf, basketball and was a member of the ROTC. She later went to Job Corps in Salt Lake City, Utah, where she received her high school diploma and became a CNA.
She was employed in various places in Billings, Montana, where she made her home. Krisdee was out-going and her caring personality attracted many friends. She was loved by all who knew her and she will be dearly missed.
She is survived by her parents and grandparents Deanna Medicine Horse Cloud, Lanale Bear Cloud, Myrna Dawes, Agatha (Bruce) House, Lloyd (Alvina) Pickett, Loettal Wallace, Kim Brown, Joseph (Lorraine) Bear Cloud, Larson (Patty) Medicine Horse, Audrey Deputy, Linda Dust, Jeanne Alden, Glenda Morrison, Frances Pretty Paint, Berva Chandler, Rebecca Other Bull Stops, Harold Hill, Burdick (Billi) Two Leggins, Marjean (Bemus) Big Hair, Frank Caplett, Myrtle Howe, Lana Burlison, Garland Howe, Thomas (Cheryl) Dawes, Westbrook, D.J. and Anthony Reed; great-great grandmothers CarolAnn White Clay and Eleanor White Fox; sisters Tahnee Cloud (Louis) Cavanaugh, Eliza, Coty (Stephanie) Cloud, Roxy Jo Cloud, Maggie Cloud, Letha Cloud, Makalia Gutierrez, Taryn Howe, Tammie Stops and Adina Pretty Weasel and her Job Corps sister Tamara Old Bear; brothers Matthew Cloud, Jr., Benny Cloud, Tory Cloud, Martin Cloud, Gabe Cloud, Aramis Cloud, Benjamin Cloud, Lukas Cloud, Tristan, Marlin Medicine Horse, Tyson Howe, Isaiah Little Nest and Joseph Gutierrez; aunts Amy Jones, Terri Little Light, Verna Howe, Marg Pickett, Lora Pickett, Lisa Barnes, Kristina (Bernard) Bad Bear, Theo Hill, Myrna Dawes, Rebecca Other Bull, Janice Medicine Horse, Elizabeth Medicine Horse and Sonja Warren; uncles Chris, Benn and Curtis Cloud, Marvin Wall and Frank Cloud; as well as her extended families Cloud, Hill, Bear Cloud, Other Bull, Medicine Horse, Pretty Paint, Deputee, Spotted Horse, White Fox, White Clay, Morrison, Pretty Weasel, Howe, Dawes, Hugs, House, Big Medicine, Not Afraid, Reed, Medicine Top, Bear Don’t Walk, Wallace, Birdinground, Other Medicine, Pickett, Goes Ahead, Stops, Stewart, Medicine Horse, Two Leggins, DeCrane, Wall, Gutierrez, Turns Plenty, Big Hair, Bends, Anderson and Crooked Arm.
She is proceeded in death by her grandparents Logan Medicine Top, Kayle Howe, Ben Cloud, Alex Laforge, Arthur (RoseAne) Reed, Lanelle and Kayle Howe; great-grandparents Warren and Fern Bear Cloud and Frederick Howe, Sr.; brothers Don Medicine Horse, Frank Caplett; uncles David Howe and Nephi House and aunts Leitha Cloud, Theo Hill and Sheena Wallace.
Funeral Mass January 18, 2019 Friday at 10:00 AM at St. Dennis Catholic Church in Crow Agency. Burial in the Crow Agency Cemetery.