“Bedikwea” Dana Allison Brown, 20

“Bedikwea” Dana Allison Brown, 20, of Tama, passed away Monday, April 10, 2017, at her home in rural Tama. Traditional Graveside Services were held Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at 2:00 PM at the Meskwaki Cemetery on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama with Homer Bear Jr. as speaker. A Traditional Wake was held Tuesday evening at the Harlan Brown Residence, 245 Meskwaki Road, on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama.

Survivors include her parents, Heath and Lolita Brown, of Tama; one brother, Dontay Brown, of Tama; one sister, Ayanna Brown, of Tama; grandparents, Harlan and Henrietta Brown, of Tama, and Larry and Dianne McKay, of Fort Qu’Appelle, Saskatchewan, Canada; and many aunts and uncles.

Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo is assisting the family with the arrangements.