Trivian Ten Bear

Trivian Ten Bear, 53,  formerly of Crow Agency, passed away July 24, 2021, peacefully in her home after a long battle with cancer. 

She was born March 9, 1968 to Ellsworth Ten Bear, Sr. and Alice Sees The Ground in Crow Agency, Montana.

She spent most of her life in the Crow Agency area attending school at Crow Public School. Trivian worked many jobs in her lifetime. Later moving to Riverton, Wyoming where she was recently employed as a housekeeper. 

Trivian is preceded in death by her parents, sister Debbie Reed; brothers Ellsworth Ten Bear, Jr., Roland Brown, Gordan and Al Sees The Ground; nephews Gary Dean and Gary Nakia Ten Bear. 

Survivors include her children Lane (Joslyn) Plain Feather, Cynthia Smells (Randy), Artie Smells, Rae Dawn and Shawna Ten Bear, Donna and Darrin Abel and 10 grandchildren; brothers Larry (Lori) Eastman, Lawrence, Mike and Amos Brown, McKinley, Richard and Gilford Sees The Ground, Franklin Takes Horse, Orville (Lynette) St. Claire, Gary and Bentley Ten Bear and Shawn (DyAnn) Backbone; sisters Gladys Ann and Katherine Sees The Ground, Velda (Darius) Deputee, Sarah Brown, Barbara Stewart, Kathy Walker, Carole (Noe) Arriguin and Jackie (Larry) Blacksmith, uncle Marlon (Debbie) Passes; aunts Arlene (Robert) Fitch, Nadine (Dean) Dawes, Donna and Calley Backbone, Katherine (Benito) Morrison and Patricia Maxwell. Special friends Deloris Cadotte, Jolene Belmarez, Nathan Vrena and Gary Hope.

Extended family include the Sees The Ground, Brown, Stewart, Pretty Weasel, Bulltail, Walks Over The Ice, Black Eagle, Bad Bear, White Clay, Little Light, Shane, Ten Bear, Deernose, Backbone, Medicine Tail, Real Bird and Moccasins. We have a large family, please accept our apology if we missed anyone.  

Funeral services Wednesday July 28, 2021 at 1:00 PM at the Crow Community Baptist Church and burial following in the Crow Agency Cemetery.

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