May 31, 1984-Dec. 23 2012
Nathan Sylvester, 28, of Nageezi, passed from this life on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012 in Cuba. He was born May 31, 1984 in Shiprock.
Nathan is survived by his mother, Beverly Sylvester; father, Samuel Yazzie, both of Nageezi; brothers: Shane Yazzie (Jerrica) and Shaun Yazzie, all of Albuquerque and sister, Sharona Yazzie (Cameron), of Albuquerque.
He is preceded in death by great-grandmother, Jessie Sylvester; uncle, Elroy Yazzie and numerous grandpas.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 29, at the Twin Pines Full Gospel Church in Lybrook.
Burial will follow at the family cemetery at Sylvester Valley.
Pallbearers will be Elbert Anderson, Nicolus Yazzie, Brian Begay, Richard Willeto Jr., Norman Sylvester and Travis Sylvester.
Honorary pallbearers are Samuel Yazzie, Beverly Sylvester, Shane Yazzie, Shaun Yazzie and Sharona Yazzie.
Alternate pallbearers are Daniel Sylvester, Ernie Domingo and Wilbert Sala.
Nathan is in the care of Desert View Funeral Home, North US Hwy. 491 in Shiprock 505-368-4607.