ROBERT SYLVESTER BIGHORSE passed away Monday, February 28, 2011 at his home in American Canyon, Calif. He was 78 years old.

Mr. Bighorse was born November 7, 1932 in Bigheart Township, Oklahoma, the son of George and Frances Margaret (Davis) Bighorse. A veteran, he served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He was a retired plumbing supply warehouse foreman. 

Surviving are: A sister: Laura Johnson of American Canyon; Two brothers: Frank Bighorse of Locust Grove; Charles Bighorse of Wagoner; and a host of other family and friends.

Services were held March 7, 10 a.m. at the Indian Camp Chapel, Pawhuska. Eddy Red Eagle officiated. Interment will be in the Pierce St. John Cemetery, Pawhuska.

McCartney’s Johnson Funeral Home of Pawhuska was in charge of arrangements.