Jace Brent Longchase, “Un Kita Wa” (Belongs To Us), 2, precious son of Cody Longchase and Crystal White, passed onto the Spirit World on Monday, February 4, 2013 with his loving family by his side. He passed away at the Sanford Children’s Hospital in Fargo.
Wake services for Jace will be held on Monday, February 11 beginning at 5 p.m. at the Fort Totten Recreation Center with a Rosary and prayer service at 7 p.m. The procession to Fort Totten will leave at 4 p.m. on Monday from Wal-Mart. Funeral services will also be at the Fort Totten Recreation Center on Tuesday, February 12 at 11 a.m. with Tony McDonald officiating. Burial will be at the Presbyterian Cemetery, rural Crowhill.
Pallbearers for Jace will be Cody Longchase, Zack Longchase, Elmer White, Jonathan White, Kaston White and Braxton White. Honorary bearers will be Tracy Charboneau, Wanda Longie, Lee Nestell, Joyce Thomas, Roxanne and James Stoneman, Veronica McCloud, Tessie Barrett, Carol and Myron Barrett, Joe and Natalie RedFox, the St. John Family from Cass Lake, Minn., Yvonne and Louie DuBois, Anna Thomas, Martin Whitetail, Geraldine Elk Nation, Rick Birch, Laidman Fox, Becca Fox, George Alberts, Destin Cloud, Braxton Cloud, Treyson Cloud, Jeff Demarce and Jace’s Little Buddies, Jeremiah Robertson, Grant Robertson, Jody White Jr., Marcus Demarce, Markell Demarce, Jakobe Demarce, Jastyn White, Taylor Nestell, Kalen Nestell, Kobe Nestell, Winona Nestell, Thomas Nestell, Baby Wade Nestell, Kenyon Longie, Kotha Fastdog, Littleman White and his little cat buddy, Vinny White. Music will be provided by Tony and Vina McDonald and the Rhythm Riders Drum Group and all other Drum Groups are welcome to share their songs in memory of Jace.
Jace was born in Bismarck, N.D. on January 30, 2011 to Crystal White and Cody Longchase and also was the twin brother to Jazzlynn Longchase. He spent most of his life on the Spirit Lake Nation.
Jace is survived by his parents, Cody Longchase and Crystal and Wade Nestell; brothers, Kaston White, Braxton White, Mark Elk Nation, Mike Elk Nation and Terry Elk Nation; sisters, Lyndsey White, his twin sister, Jazzlynn White and Baby Lyndin White; grandmothers, Alvina Thompson, Alvina Longchase, Leola White, LaVonne Alberts, Wilma Longie, Henrietta Longie, Denise, White, Marsha White, Lorraine White, Janet White, Melissa White and Bonnie White; grandpa, Tino White; great grandmothers, Geraldine RedFox, Violet Smith, Evan White, Florestine Dunn, Virginia Lancealotta, Winona Fox, Sally Cavanaugh and Marie Martin; great grandpas, Quintin Alberts, Kristopher Alberts, Guy Casper Demaris; great great grandma, Virginia Foote; aunts, Kathy White, Krista White, Denise White, special aunt, Kristy White and also Mary Demarce, Kami White and Vanessa Charboneau; uncles, Elmer White, Kris White, Kyle White, Daylon White, Jody White Sr., Jon White, Napolean Longie and Derick Longie.
Page 2 of 2 - Jace was preceded in death by his great grandpa, Elmer White Sr.; great grandma, Lynda Alberts; grandpas, Elmer White Jr. and Brent Longchase; brother cousin, Cante Fastdog; uncle Patrick Dean and many other relatives he joins in the Spirit World.
Friends may sign the online register book and share memories of Jace at www.gilbertsonfuneralhome.com
Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake, is in charge of arrangements.