Larry Roy Mitchell “Shawnese” of the Prairie Band Potawatomi, 56 yrs, passed away on November 16, 2007. He joined his mother, Alberta Wamego, six years to the day. Highly decorated Vietnam Veteran and Purple Heart recipient. Proud to be an Honored Veteran of his tribe. Author of Potawatomi Tracks. He will be greatly missed by his wife Kathryn (Katie) Mitchell, his two sons, friends and family. Larry was a husband who helped to make his wife’s wishes and dreams come true. Larry has two sons he dearly loved: Larry Jr. and Joseph. His Niizh Ode (1 spirit, 2 hearts/Twin) Gary Mitchell of Mayetta, Kansas. Other brothers: Eddie Joe Mitchell-Mayetta, Leo Mitchell-Valley Falls, Randy Mitchell-Mayetta. Father: Andrew Mitchell-Mayetta. Adopted brothers: John LeClere-Mayetta, Mando Evans-Mayetta. Adopted mother: Judy Wabaunsee-Topeka. Sisters: Jackie Mitchell, Shirlene Seymour, Sandy Mitchell, Lisa Wamego, Edie Wamego all of Mayetta. Mother and Father in Law: Lorraine and Allen Lufkins. Brother in laws: AJ, Nick and Jack. Sister in laws: Jane and Carrie. 82 Nieces and Nephews. Deceased brothers: Bubs Mitchell, Mike Wamego. Deceased mother: Alberta Wamego. Deceased step father: Algernon Wamego. Potawatomi Drum services will be held on November 18th and 19th at Potawatomi Dance Grounds in Mayetta, Kansas. Graveside services and Internment will be 11:00, Tuesday, November 20th at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Bloomington, Minnesota.