Memorials

August 15, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Code Talker Reuben Curley Walks On

On August 4, the Navajo Nation was sad to hear that it lost another Code Talker. Reuben Curley, 96, walked on at his home in Flagstaff, Arizona.... Read more

August 12, 2012 | By Wilhelm Murg

Native Artist Robby McMurtry Fatally Shot by Deputy

Robby McMurtry, who was of Comanche descent, was a pillar of the community in the small town of Morris, Oklahoma.... Read more

August 05, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Alaska Philanthropist Mary Louise Rasmuson Walks On at 101

Mary Louise Rasmuson, whose family foundation has awarded more than $200 million in grants to Alaska nonprofit organizations like the Anchorage Museum and the ... Read more

July 24, 2012 | By Linda Daniels

Indigenous South African Community Mourns Loss of Leader

The Indigenous Khoisan community of southern Africa is still in shock after the recent death of the Khomani San leader Oom Dawid Kruiper, known as The Lion of the Kalahari.... Read more

July 16, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Treaty Rights Warrior Walks On, Leaves a Lasting Legacy

Guy McMinds, of the Quinault Indian Nation, was laid to rest July 13 at Quinault Indian Nation Tribal Cemetery after a funeral ceremony that drew hundreds of family and friends from... Read more

July 14, 2012 | By Neva Reece

New Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Honors Alaska Native Cultures

Until recently, the ... Read more

July 11, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Women’s Health Rights Advocate, Joan Dunlop, Walks On

Joan Dunlop, an advocate for women’s h... Read more

July 06, 2012 | By Christine Rose, Editor for BethelPatch

Albert Afraid of Hawk, One of Buffalo Bill's Rough Riders, Is Heading Home

For more than 100 years, Albert Afraid of Hawk has been resting in a grave between  a dirt road and wooded hills in Danbury, Connecticutt's Wooster Cemetery.  Now, finally, he is g... Read more

July 05, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina's Eldest Member Walks On

On June 28 the oldest member of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina walked on. Pearl Bell Bowen was born August 19, 1908 and lived to the age of 103.... Read more

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