Red Lake Nation News - Babaamaajimowinan (Telling of news in different places)

Eric Matthew Little Crow


December 22, 2022

Eric Matthew Little Crow

September 9, 1980 ~ December 19, 2022 (age 42)

Eric Matthew Little Crow, "Waabaninoodin" meaning "Eastwind", age 42, of Cass Lake, Minnesota left his earthly life on Monday, December 19th, 2022 from Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, North Dakota. He was born on September 9th, 1980 in Denver, Colorado, the son of Darlene Bellanger and Matthew Little Crow.

When Eric was 3 months old, he moved with his family to Minneapolis, MN. In 1983 the family moved to Cass Lake. Eric attended the Bug School and completed junior and senior high school in Walker, MN before enrolling in the Leech Lake Tribal College. Some of Eric's favorite things to do were making jewelry, planting flowers and yard work. He enjoyed mo-town music and stargazing, which lead to his fascination with UFO's and the paranormal. Eric looked forward to spending time with his family and friends whenever he could.

 Family that Eric is reunited with are his dad, Matthew Little Crow and his grandparents, Irene Bellanger and Edward Bellanger; his beloved brothers, Ronald J. Harding, Jr & Andre Bellanger. Also his aunties; Mary Jane Wilson, Shirley Stiyer, Beverly Starr & Uncles; Bennie, Donald & Mikey Bellanger.

 He leaves behind his mother, Darlene Bellanger, his Uncle Kenneth, his big sister, Jessica Couch and numerous nieces and nephews.

 An overnight wake for Eric will begin at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, December 23rd and continue until his 10:00 a.m. funeral service on Saturday, December 24th all to be held at the Veteran's Memorial Building in Cass Lake, MN. Father Bill Butcher and Father George Ross will be officiating. Pallbearers for Eric will be Aaron Hufstetler, Cobe Nabors, Daryl MacFarlane, Clyde Reyes, Wade Robinson, and Jay R. Robinson. Alternate Pallbearer Chris Reyes. His honorary pallbearers are Lorreena Hart, Lori Rock-Yanez, Rhiannon Hufstetler, Kirsten Turner, Kelsie-M. Robinson and Jessica Couch. Interment will be in the Prince of Peace Cemetery at Cass Lake, MN.

 Eric's care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, MN. Online condolences for the family may be left at 




December 23, 2022

4:00 PM

Veterans Memorial Building, Chippewa

Funeral Service


December 24, 2022

10:00 AM

Veterans Memorial Building, Chippewa


Reader Comments(0)


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2022

Rendered 01/31/2023 13:30