Custer County Chronicle

Home   »  News

Bookmark and Share

Email This Article  

BREAKING: Ruth Ziolkowski dead at 87

Published: Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

Crazy Horse Memorial matriarch Ruth Ziolkowski, who for years carried on her late husband's dream of honoring Native Americans by carving the massive likeness of warrior Crazy Horse into a mountain four miles north of Custer, has died. She was 87.

Ziolkowski died Wednesday night in Rapid City.

Check back next week for a full story on Ziolkowski's life and her impact on the mountain and those around her.



Click Here To See More Stories Like This

Current Comments

0 comments so far (post your own)

Leave your comment:

Name:

Email:

Website:

Comments:


Enter the text as it is shown below:



Please enter text
This extra step helps prevent automated abuse of this feature. Please enter the characters exactly as you see them.
 

Note: Emails will not be visible or used in any way. Please keep comments relevant. Any content deemed inappropriate or offensive may be deleted.

Advanced Search

Keywords:


Filter Search:
Classified Ads
News Articles
Event Calendar
Archive

Date Range:
From:
To: