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Siera Young

Siera Young

Jan 21, 1990 - Jul 8, 2018
Traditional Native American Funeral services for Siera Dayle Young, 28, will be held 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 34 Miller Lane. Interment will follow at Blackburn Cemetery. A wake will be held the evening of Tues, July 17th.

Siera Young was born on January 21, 1990 in Poplar, Montana, daughter of Donald Guy Young and Madeliva Luree Blackburn.

She grew up living in Arapahoe, Hardin, MT, Crow MT, and Billings, MT, while attending Arapahoe School, St. Stephens School, St. Labre School, Lockwood High School and Senior High School.

She married Sonny Chippewa in Fort Washakie, WY.

Siera enjoyed going to rock concerts, spending time with her family and friends, drawing and writing poetry. She had a happy, outgoing personality and was known for her joke telling.

She worked as a housekeeper for multiple hotels.

Survivors include her husband, Sonny Chippewa; mother, Madeliva Blackburn; grandmothers, Ruby Blackburn, Velma Nepstad, Naomi Montclair, Juanita Douglas Youngman; grandfather, Richard and Eliza Young; son, Ezio M. Chippewa; daughters, Devi W. and Asura K. Chippewa; brothers, Myka Blackburn, Sr., Donald Little Shield, Donavan Little Shield, Shane Blackburn, Jamakee Blackburn, Little Hawk Blackburn and Cody Blackburn; sisters, Shantell Blackburn, Macalia Blackburn, Sacheen (Shawn) Brown, Yolanda Young, JoAnn Jenkins, Donelle Little Shield, Domanique Little Shield, and Jody Blackburn; aunts, Lupe Blackburn, Starla, Nicole Longer, Doreen Martell, Luella Monclair; uncles, Curtis Monclair, William Mertell, Troy Larson; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her father, Donald; grandfather, Jimmy Blackburn; Kim Blackburn Donavon, Larry, PJ Blackburn, Angelo Jenkins.

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Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home.