Priscilla Frances Oldham Black Ybarra
Funeral services, with a Catholic clergy officiating, will be held at 12 p.m. Friday, December 21, 2012 at St. Stevens Catholic Church. Following the service, interment will be at Arapaho Catholic Cemetery. A Rosary will be held at the family home at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, December 20, 2012.
Priscilla was born January 22, 1953 in Arapahoe WY to parents John Baptiste and Bertha Agnes (Armajo) Oldham.
After attending Arapahoe School through the 8th grade, Priscilla moved to Glasgow, MT and studied to be a Certified Nurses’ Aide.
Priscilla married Thomas Ybarra in Fremont County in 2003.
Mrs. Ybarra, a lifelong resident of the Wind River Indian Reservation, studied Native American Indian Culture. She was also a Catholic. Priscilla Frances Ybarra was a homemaker, an Avon representative and sold Tupperware.
She enjoyed reading the Bible, taking pictures, watching movies, going to garage sales, making frybread and spending time with her grandchildren.
Survivors of Priscilla Ybarra include: her husband, Thomas Ybarra of Fremont County; former spouse Lemuel Black, Sr., of Arapahoe; sons, Glen Oldman, Sr., Merlin Black, Mervin (K-babes) Black, Sterling Black, Sr., Charles Black, Sr., Leland Black, Lemuel Black, Jr., Jose Lockwood and John Goggles; daughters, Melanie Black, Letitia Black and Sonia Friday; 26 grandchildren, Tanisha Oldman, Glen Oldman, Jr., Jay Shawn, Tearany Black, Anthony Black, CJ Black, Josiah Black, Sincere Black, Buster Black, Cherish Black, Sterling Black, Jr., Raquel Black, Francisco Black, Maria Rojas, Todd Bowekaty, Cooxooeii Black, Niiehii Black, Heeyei Niitou Monroe-Black, Brandie Dodge, Heeyei Dodge, Brandon Williams, Stacie Williams, Shanell Williams, Kristen Williams, Natasha Friday and Jenna Black; 12 great-grandchildren, Cetera Moss, Evan J. Oldman, Korbyn D. Buss, Surene Williams, Evan Miles Williams, Brenna K. Williams, Daven G. Williams, Layla Jade Atencio, Mara A. Atencio, Emilyahha Fast Horse, Jaisean Stripped Squirrel and Jayisha Stripped Squirrel; brothers, Frank Armajo, John Addison, Wallace Oldman, Sr., Lindon Blackwolf, Loren Durgin, Chris SunRhodes, Virgil Oldman; sisters, Rose Oldman, Carla Geboe, Roberta Eagle, Connie Brown, Evelina Blackburn, Valaria Arkinson, Louella Monroe, Junie Friday, Lou Oldman, Benita Smith, Cassie Oldman and Elizabeth Yellowbear.
She was preceded in death by her father, John Oldman; mother, Bertha Armajo; grandfather, Ambrose Oldman; grandmother Mary Antelope; sisters, Lucy Williams, Viola Ann Smith, Mary Rose Yellowbear; brothers, Jerome Oldman, Sr., Benjamin M. Oldman, Glen Oldman, John BadBrave Oldman; grandsons, Josaiah Hutchinson Black and Bradley Moss; granddaughters, Miracle Black and Helen Black; nieces, Olivia Black, Cindi Bell and Trina Dullknife.
Condolences can be made online at www.TheDavisFuneralHome.com
Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.