Father: Joseph Catches of Calico, SD
Mother: Mary Belt of Oglala, SD
Daughter: Sage Catches of Calico, SD
Brothers: Michael Catches Enemy of No Flesh, SD, Josef Catches of Pine Ridge, SD and Jefrey Catches Calico, SD
Sisters: Lora Catches of Porcupine, SD and Lisa Steele of Manderson, SD
Grandparents: Francis Two Bulls of Pine Ridge, SD, Rev. Robert Two Bulls of Red Shirt Table, Frank Two Bulls of Oglala, Ramona Colhoff of Rapid City, SD, and Julia Two Bulls of Oglala, SD
Manuel was preceded in death by his son, Manuel Catches, Jr.; and brothers, Steven Ray Catches, Edward Francis Catches, and Alden Tirado.