Ashton R. Thompson, 21, Hoksina Waste (Good Boy) was the beloved son of Crystal L. McKay and Vance James Thompson Sr. He was born in Devils Lake, ND, on Oct. 7, 1997.
Ashton R. Thompson, 21, Hoksina Waste (Good Boy) was the beloved son of Crystal L. McKay and Vance James Thompson Sr. He was born in Devils Lake, ND, on Oct. 7, 1997. He began his journey to the Spirit World on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, due to a car accident near St. Michael, ND. Visitation will Begin at 5 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 1 with a Rosary Service at 8:30 p.m. at the Fort Totten Recreation Center, Fort Totten, ND. Funeral Service is at 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 2 at Seven Dolors Catholic Church, Fort Totten. Ashton will be laid to rest below his grandfather at the Saint Jerome Cemetery in Crowhill, ND. Fr. Charles Luete, OP will be officiating. Special Music by all drum groups. Ashton attended Four Winds Community School in Fort Totten. Throughout his years, he was active in basketball and had joined in grade 5, in which he was part of the Wood Lake traveling team up until 9th grade and continued high school basketball. In 2016, Ashton and his team, the Four Winds Indians, became State Champions. He then graduated from Four Winds High School, class of 2017 in Fort Totten. Growing up Ashton was a very simple guy, he loved playing basketball and enjoyed XBox and PS4 gaming. He also had a part-time job at Tokio General Store. He loved spending time with his baby boy, Carter (his pride and joy). Ashton will be missed by many for his unique personality, his loving kind heart and his bright smile. He is preceded in death by; his grandfathers, Richard McKay and Philip McKay Sr., and other relatives. Ashton is survived by; his parents, Crystal L. McKay and Vance J. Thompson Sr.; son, Carter Delwayne-Richard Thompson; grandmothers, Millie McKay, Violet Smith, Patty Christianson and Stella Cavanaugh; great-grandfather, Solomon F. Sherman; four brothers, Walter, Vance Jr., Jonothan and Sage Thompson; two sisters, Neela James and Mae Thompson; aunts, Lisa Burdick, Ashley McKay, Gina Wachsmuth; uncle, Jaime Burdick Sr.; friend, Dennis Smith; special friend, Johnna Good Iron; nieces, Athena Acevedo and Ameriah Grady-Burdick. Casket Bearers are Jaime Burdick Jr., Brennen Burdick, Alex Acevedo, Sloane Davis, Anthony Balenton, Cody Fassett, Durell Keo, Dennis Smith. Honorary Bearers are all Four Winds Basketball Team (2016), Rick Smith, Eric Weisser, Travis Mertens, Oliver Gourde Jr., Mikayla Greywater, John and Rena Lohnes, Davey and Joy Davidson, Johnna and Alma Good Iron, Winfield Chaske Jr., Dennis Greywater, Catherine Howard, Barb and Burt Jackson, Kim Cavanaugh, Kim Three Irons, Carol Walking Eagle, Stephanie Ignacio, Corrine Brown, Selena Thompson, Emily Longie, Fawn Fox and family, Jachelle Burdick, Terrance Ross Jr., Lathan Chaske, Jonathon Yankton, Willanette Goodshot, Alfred Longie Jr., Alfred Thompson Jr., Anita Baragon, Evelyn Cavanaugh, Elisha (Mitch) Paulson, Pernell Jackson Jr., Cynthia Azure, Spirit Lake Fire Hall. Any drum group is invited. Online condolences may be sent at www.EvansFuneralHomeND.com.