In Loving Memory Timothy “Tim” Lee Big Man, Sr

Timothy “Tim” Lee Big Man, Sr. 29 of Hardin died tragically on June 15, 2017 in Crow Agency, MT. ( insert Crow name and English translation given to him by his maternal grandfather). He was born May 27, 1988 in Crow Agency a son of the late Thomas “Tim” Eddie Big Man, Sr. and Robinette Hope St. Germaine. He was raised in the Crow Agency and Hardin area. He loved to ride horses with his brothers and loved to have his sisters cruise him around. He was family oriented and a true momma’s boy. He was social and always making people laugh. He was also a kind and helpful person. Most of all his kids were his pride and joy. He received his education at Pretty Eagle, Crow School and graduated from Hardin High School in 2007. While in school, he participated in swimming, tennis and cross country. Timothy was a member of the Whistling Water Clan and a child of the Greasy Mouth.
He is preceded in death by his father, Tim Big Man, Sr.; his grandparents Arthur and Hannah Big Man, William and Alvina Backbone, Fred Alden, Jr.; his grandmother Ruth Backbone-Alden; his uncles Gary Plenty Buffalo, Sr., and Fred Alden III; his auntie Paulette St. Germaine; brothers Travis Big Man and BJ Backbone.
He is survived by his mother, Robinettte; adopted mother Lavern Takes Horse and adopted dad Benjamin Big Man, Jr.; his sons Clint White Clay and Timothy Big Man, Jr.; his daughters Elizah Bear All the Time and Sunshine Big Man; brothers Thomas (Jamyn), Alden, Jr., Gary Dale, Max, Alvin (Alvina) Big Man, Snack (Dalaney) and Brytt Rogers, Ty (Marina) Backbone and Brandon Alden, his close nephew “Baby Dee” (Veronica) Nez; his sisters Nita (Darrick) Nez, Jocelyn Big Man, Kaylene Alden, Nema (Elias) Plain Bull, Precious (Michael) Hart, Valena Black Eagle, Ida Backbone, Jan, Dalana Springfield, Savannah (Todd) Big Lake, Emma Big Man and Nina (Curtis) Iron; his adopted sister Tammie (Joey) Big Man; uncles Poncho, Ben (Aldora) Big Man, Pat (Carol) Leon, Aaron (Martha) Alden, Richard, Joey, Timmy and Chris St. Germaine and Billy (Pamela) Backbone; aunties Marie (Buddy) Rogers, Colleen (Marlon) Black Eagle, Ferrell White Hip, Cordelia (Gary) Little Light, Lavea (Johnny) Castro, Jana Alden, Susan (Aaron) Red Star and Cindy Alden; grandparents Paul and Beverly St. Germaine, Sonny (Anna Belle) Alden, Ruth Alden, Beverly Big Man, Caroline Miller, Mary Carpenter, Julia Wolf and Eileen (Ward) Red Bird. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. His extended family includes Big Man, Alden, Morrison, Yarlott, St. Germaine, Cummins, Backbone, Brien, Laforge, LaRance, Many Hill, Snell, Walks, Well Known, Morning, Falls Down, Stray Calf, Yellow Mule and Williamson. Special friends that he takes as brothers are Vincent “Baby Son” Black Hawk, Jr., Joseph Morgan, Jr. and Luke Rock. Our family is large please accept our apology if we have forgotten anyone.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 1:00 at the Bullis Funeral Chapel. Interment will be at Crow Agency Cemetery.

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