Germaine Marlo Tremmel transitioned to the stars in her sacred He Sapa at Fort Meade on December 2, 2019 in Sturgis, SD due to complications following her bone marrow cancer. She was 62. She was a water and land protector, UN attorney, Akicita, her people’s advocate, women’s drum leader, language and traditional knowledge keeper.
Ms. Tremmel will be buried at the Black Hills National Cemetery on December 5, 2019 at 12:30PM. A wake will take place on December 4 at 7:00 p.m. at the Gym, 113 Comanche Rd., Fort Meade, SD as she counts coup on Custer one last time. All are welcome to attend, celebrate and honour Ms. Tremmel’s remarkable life.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.kinkadefunerals.com.
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