Memorial Fund For Lyle Eagletail
A memorial fund has been set up to benefit the family of Lyle Eagletail. Eagletail and Madison Wallace drowned in the Big Sioux River Thursday saving Wallace’s little brother who had fallen in the river.
Wells Fargo has an account for donations under the name Lyle Eagletail Benefit Memorial Fund.
Eagletail was also honored at the 41st Annual USD Wacipi in Vermillion Saturday afternoon.
Eagletail’s body was recovered Saturday afternoon. Madison Wallace’s body was recovered Friday afternoon. Both had jumped in to try to save Wallace’s 6-year old brother Garrett who had fallen in the Big Sioux River in Falls Park in Sioux Falls Thursday afternoon. Garrett emerged from the water and is fine.