E-LON-KA SHIN-KA (JOSEPH LEONARD LITTLE BEAR) Wa-Zha-Zhe (Osage Nation)
Crossed over at home on Sunday, August 11, 2019. Raised in Okeechobee, Fla., where he met his beloved. A U.S. Navy warrior, Bear Clan, who served as Electronics Tech on the USS Rogers during the Korean Conflict from 1951-1954. Earned B.S. in Physics in OH and B.A. in Business/Administration in MD.
Excelled in U.S. and overseas as Electronics Engineer in the Aerospace and U.S. Defense industry.
Born to Charles l. Strickel (Kaus little Bear) and Henrietta M. in Sandusky, OH. Will wait for Carolyn F. (Duffey) little Bear, daughters: Jeanie Mason with Dan and Bobby little Bear with Jeffery Fink. And grandchildren: Colleen Whitfield with Geoffery, Heather Pack with Kevin, Josclyn
Fink and extended, Dino McCracken and family.