Lucas Emery Running Bear-Roulette, infant son of Sonny Roulette and Rose Running Bear of Devils Lake, N.D., was born and died early Tuesday morning, January 22, 2013 at Altru Hospital, Grand Forks, N.D.
Funeral services for Lucas will be held on Saturday, January 26 at the Spirit Lake Assembly of God Church, Fort Totten, N.D. Friends and family may call at the church on Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. with the funeral service at 12 noon. Lucas will then be laid to rest in the church cemetery.
Casket bearers for Lucas will be his uncles Tyson Running Bear and Marcus Robertson.
Lucas’ beloved family had so looked forward to his birth, and now grieve at the loss of this precious child. He will be loved and missed forever.
Lucas Emery leaves behind those who loved him so very much. His parents, Sonny and Rose; brother, Peyton Running Bear; maternal grandparents, Anita Schwab (Scot) and paternal grandparents, Emerald and Matthew Robertson; his aunt, Chantaille Running Bear, his uncles, Tyson Running Bear, Bryce Running Bear, Rueben Running Bear, Trevor Running Bear, Chance Running Bear, Nigel Bosum, Marcus Robertson; and aunt, Willow Roulette and her friend, Shawn and his son, Allister; many cousins also survive.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Charles Running Bear and Joseph Roulette.
Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devisl lake, is in charge of arrangements.