November 10, 2022–
Phyllis Jean “Kotch-Chee” Mitchell Flores
April 22, 1941 – November 8, 2022
Phyllis Jean “Kotch-Chee” Mitchell Flores, age 81 of El Paso, Texas passed away on November 8, 2022.
Phyllis was born the daughter of Fannie Madageekwe Peeknuk Mitchell and John Se’Nog-Win Mitchell on April 22, 1941. Phyllis is 100% member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation. She was one of approximately 75 full blooded Tribal Elders of the enrolled Prairie Band Potawatomi members today.
She spent her life career in the food industry, Topeka and El Paso, Texas.
Phyllis was preceded in death by parents Fannie Peeknuk Mitchell, John Se’Nog-Win Mitchell, Siblings Isabelle Crossbear, Cecelia Mitchell, Augustine Cooper, Leroy Mitchell, Abraham Mitchell, Lucian Mitchell, Wilbur Mitchell, Ernest Mitchell, loving husband of 57 years Robert Flores, and daughter Yolanda Dinsdale.
She is survived by daughters Gina Anthony (Madageekwe) Mayetta, KS, Angela Gasca (Art) Murrieta, CA, And Valentina Flores El Paso, TX. In addition, she has 8 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild, and her loving dog Piggles.