Priscilla Marie Iceman, age 64, “Maydway nakaashiik” which means “Going Against the Wind” of the Kingfisher Clan and Ponemah, Minnesota began her journey to the spirit world on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 from the Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, North Dakota. She was born on January 3, 1954 in Ponemah, MN, the daughter of Robert and Alma (Spears) Iceman, Sr.
Priscilla was a fun loving person with a heart full of love. She loved being with her family and cooking for them at all their gatherings. Priscilla worked as a cook for several different places and at the time of her passing she was cooking for the Ponemah ENP Program. When she had free time, she liked to watch games shows, especially the Price is Right, doing her puzzle books and playing dice. Priscilla also enjoyed going to pow-wows and to the casino. We will miss her dearly.
Family welcoming Priscilla to the spirit world are her husband; Bruce Graves, parents; Alma and Robert Iceman, Sr., sisters; Darlene Cloud and Rosalie Iceman, brothers; Byron and Robert Iceman, Jr., great grandson; Austin Lussier, Jr., and her ex-husband; Douglas Raincloud.
Those left behind to cherish her memory are children; Tharen (Gerald) Iceman, Darwin (Alisha) Iceman and Lindsay (Leah) Iceman all of Ponemah, sisters; Carol Martin and Phyllis Iceman both of Ponemah, brothers; Roland (Mardel) Iceman, Sr., Kenny (Olive) Iceman and Darrell (Janice) Iceman all of Ponemah and Ervin (Sherilyn) Iceman, Sr. of Red Lake, two special grandsons; Austin Lussier, Sr. and Jacob Roaneagle, both of whom she raised, two foster sons; Wesley and Aiden Dunn-White, special brother; Ralph Spears, Sr., 11 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren, numerous other relative and friends.
The wake for Priscilla will begin at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, July 12th and continue until her 10:00 a.m., traditional service on Saturday, July 14th all being held at the Boys and Girls Club in Ponemah, MN. Allen Hardy will be her Spiritual Advisor. Pallbearers for Priscilla will be Michael Iceman, Kelly Iceman, Darwin Iceman, Jacob Roaneagle, Delmer Martin, Ervin “Eddy” Iceman, Harold Graves, Jr. and Kenny Graves. Her honorary pallbearers are all her family and friends, Naomi Kingbird, Alivia Neadeau, Diane Jourdain, Gary Nelson, Marcel Johnson, Charlie Johnson, Melinda Spears, Sharon Jones, Cherilyn Johnson, Bonita Kingbird and Karla Bluebird. Interment will be in the Family Burial Ground at Ponemah, MN following her Saturday services.
Priscilla’s care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker. Online condolences for the family may be left at www.northernpeace.com