CRST recognizes January 14, 2013, as Edward Widow Day
Edward “Ed” Widow (left) shakes CRST Chairman Kevin Keckler’s hand (right) as Widow receives an Executive Proclamation.
Widow speaks during his honoring on Monday, January 14, 2013, that recognized his miliary service in the United States Army during the Korean War and serving District 3 as Tribal Council Representative from 1988 to 2004 and from 2005 to the present.
Widow receives a beautiful, satin star quilt with an eagle pattern. “Hehaka Isnala” (Lone Elk) is Widow’s Lakota name. He was born on January 12, 1932, and married the late Delma (Counting) Widow. They had seven children: Narcisse, Narcelle, Norma, Norris, Nadine, Edwin and Edward, plus many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.