George Young Bear III, “Na no me ne kie skake” 54
George Young Bear III, “Na no me ne kie skake” 54, of Tama, passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Traditional Graveside Services will be held Monday, January 22, 2018 at 2:00 PM at the Meskwaki Cemetery on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama with Homer Bear Jr. as speaker. A Traditional Wake will be held Sunday evening at the Bear Clan Ceremonial Building on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama. Survivors include his mother, Ernestine Keahna; brothers, Craig Young Bear Sr. (Mai), Chad Keahna, Douglas Cadotte, and John Roberts; sisters, Kristina Young Bear (Tom), Nina Young Bear, and Mary Young Bear; and numerous nieces and nephews. Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo is assisting the family with the arrangements.