Eli Ray PoowegupOctober 22, 1978 ~ June 20, 2017 (age 38)
Eli Ray Poowegup, age 38, of Ft. Duchesne was killed on June 20, 2017.
Eli was born October 22, 1978 in Roosevelt to Richard Dean and Joline Clara Redfoot Poowegup. He married Stephanie Serawop, they later divorced.
Eli was a wonderful artist, making beautiful pictures and tattoos. He was a fun person who made friends easily. He liked to travel, play his guitar, listen to punk rock music and spend time on the computer. He loved his girls and they were his special “babes”. He was a member of the St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church. He was proud of his Mohawk.
He is survived by his daughters, Kammie Poowegup, Randlett; Elyza Poowegup, Randlett, Sidney Serawop (Jayce Davis), all of Randlett; parents, Richard & Joline Poowegup, Ft. Duchesne; grandmother, Ina Jane Nephi, Whiterocks; siblings, Richard Poowegup, Jr., Roosevelt; Quanah Poowegup (Pat Lang), Lapoint; Carlo Poowegup, Ft. Duchesne; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother Jonas Poowegup, grandparents, Casper & Rhoda Poowegup, and Charles Redfoot.
Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church in Whiterocks. A wake will be held after 10:00 a.m. on Friday at his parents home in Ft. Duchesne.
Burial in the Waterfall Cemetery.