Ruth Ziolkowski

 

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: widow of sculptor Korczak Ziolkowski (d. 1982) who had carried on her late husband's dream of honoring Native Americans by carving the massive likeness of warrior Crazy Horse into the Black Hills in South Dakota.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: June 26, 1926

 

Died: May 21, 2014

 

Location: Rapid City, South Dakota