Written by The Wolf Point Herald
Kara O’Lette Red Dog, 47, of Poplar, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012.
She was born Oct. 4, 1965, in Poplar, the daughter of Lawrence and Almena Red Dog. She attended schools in Poplar, Brockton, St. Labre and in Washington. She received her G.E.D. in Poplar and attended the Fort Peck Community College in Poplar, where she received her associate of art, bachelor’s and master’s degrees. She was working on obtaining a doctorate degree. She also worked at A&S Tribal Industries and various other jobs.
She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, traveling, listening to music, spending time with her grandchildren. She loved the outdoors, fishing, hunting and loved to swim with family and friends.
She was preceded in death by a brother, James Red Dog; and four sisters, Bonnie Youpee, Carol Casillas, Pamela Red Dog and Estelle Bear Cub.
She is survived by her children, Carrie Rinesmith, Corey Red Dog, Morgen Red Dog, Chanelle Red Dog, all of Poplar; two grandchildren; sisters, Doris Red Dog, Rhea Starr, Vearlene Red Dog and Lauren Red Dog, all of Poplar; brothers, Richard Hawk of Leavensworth, Kansas, Maynard Hawk of Poplar and Ron Kills Plenty of Hedgesville, W.V.
A funeral service was held Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Cultural Center in Poplar. Interment was at the St. Ann’s Cemetery in Poplar. Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel of Wolf Point was entrusted with the arrangements.