Kyli Jean Cross was born in Mitchell on March 28, 1984. She grew up and attended schools in Artesian/Letcher. For the last five years she had been living at Avera Brady Health and Rehab in Mitchell. Kyli was an avid bingo player; loved music and animals. She started the first support group for Multiple Sclerosis in Mitchell.
Survivors include Kyli’s daughter, Estella Bullis of Mitchell; her parents, Elaine and Kim Reid of Mitchell; brother, Kody (Casey) Cross of Ft. Riley, KS; step-brother, Mitchel (Kaleigh) Reid of Sioux Falls; step-sisters: Makenzi Reid of Mitchell, Kimberlee (Jason) Gardner of Salt Lake City, UT and Lindsay (Matt) Williams, of Highland Ranch, CO, Andrea Reid (Clint Turner) of Arvada, CO; and half-sister Kira Cross of WY; maternal grandmother, Pearl Berg of Mitchell; and special friend, Chad Chalmers, of Mitchell.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Lowell Berg.