Conroy Joseph “CJ” HighBear, one year old son of Sandra HighBear, of Redwood Falls passed away Saturday, February 2, 2013 at the Redwood Area Hospital. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, March 15 at Cornerstone Christian Church. Visitation is one hour prior to services at the church. Interment is in the Redwood Falls Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com.
The Stephens Funeral Service - Redwood Valley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
CJ is survived by his mother Sandra HighBear of Redwood Falls; grandfather Conroy HighBear Sr. of Sioux Falls, S.D.; great-grandmother Mary Ann Knebel of Milbank, S.D.; aunts and uncles: Jessica Hofhenke of Rapid City, S.D., Elizabeth Machmiller of Sioux Falls, Leah (Joe) Knebel of Blaine, Conroy HighBear, Jr. and Leanna HighBear, both of Sioux Falls; great-aunts and -uncles: Val Heron and Lawrence HighBear, both of Watertown, S.D. and Coral Hernandez and Starla Blue Arm of Sibley, Iowa.
He is also survived by cousins: Nevaeh, Anton, Christopher, Jr., Makayla, and Jonathan; and special friends: Ram, Melissa, Kaelan, Melia and Savannah Cavazos and Loran and Deb Kaardal; and many other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his grandmother Lana Knebel.