Obituaries: Dimitry Pergongish Steele(Jan. 27, 2007-June 27, 2007)

June 30, 2007 12:00 am

Dimitry Pergongish Steele, five months, died June 27 in Crescent City.

He was born in Arcata on Jan. 27.

He is survived by his parents, Rose Stevenson and Lawrence Steele; his siblings, Donoa, Tamesha, Makela, Aleah and twin brother Driastian; his grandparents, JoAnn Moore, Merle Stevenson and Jan Rodriguez; and his great-grandmothers, Ada Charles and Joyce Steele.

He is also survived by his aunts and uncles, Mary Ellen Charles, Vlayne Scott,Merle Stevenson, John Donahue, Sharon Mejia, Daniel Steele, Bert Steele, Jon Steele, Sandra Salas, Patsy Appel and Deana Steele.

He was preceded in death by uncles, Jessie Donahue and Byron Scott; and his great-grandfather, Dan Steele.

A wake is scheduled at 7 p.m. Sunday at All Tribes Church, 2022 Parkway Drive, with funeral services at 2 p.m. Interment follows immediately after the service.

Family and friends are invited to a dinnerat the Yurok Tribe Building in Klamath.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel.