Tamara Rose ‘Rosi’ Medicine Horse, 33
Tamara Rose “Rosi” Medicine Horse, 33, of Blackfoot passed away Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011 at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls.
Rosi was born Jan. 16, 1978, in Pocatello to Thomas Medicine Horse and Ramona Lee Dixey. She attended schools in the Blackfoot School District and attended college at Idaho State University. She lived in Blackfoot, Nebraska, Texas, Arizona and Utah.
She was married to Nathanial Yabeney; they were later divorced.
She was employed with the 477 Human Resources Department for the Shoshone Bannock Tribes.
She was a member of the Native American Church.
Rosi is survived by her mother, Ramona Medicine Horse of Blackfoot; brothers, Christopher Anderson of Florida and Travis Dean Medicine Horse of Blackfoot; a niece, Love Medicine Horse of Blackfoot; step-daughter, Naivi Yabeney and grandmother, Eleanor Dixey of Blackfoot; and her beloved dog, Zack.
She was preceded in death by her father, Thomas Medicine Horse; grandfathers, Kenneth Dixey and Alex Medicine Horse and step-grandparents, May and Richard House.
Services will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011, at Hawker Funeral Home, 132 South Shilling Avenue in Blackfoot.
Rosi will be taken to the Eleanor Dixey residence on Highway 91 at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, and remain there until Native American burial services take place at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at the Lincoln Creek Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org.