June 14, 1936 – Monday, June 1, 2015
Traditional Cemetery, Naytahwaush, MN
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Church of Blessed Kateri, Minneapolis, MN
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
George Mitchell, age 79, of Minneapolis journeyed to the Spirit World on June 1, 2015.
He was born on June 14, 1936 in White Earth, MN
George was the co-founder of the American Indian Movement and had great love and pride for his people. He was a believer of Indigenous Rights and had a Warrior’s Spirit.
He is survived by a son Charles Mitchell, daughters Raven Mitchell and Melinda Mitchell, a sister Rose, 12 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
All night wake will begin at 7 PM on June 9 at Church of Blessed Kateri in Minneapolis. Members of the American Indian Movement will officiate.
Honorary casket bearers are all his family and friends and members of the American Indian Movement.
Casket Bearers are all his family and friends and members of the American Indian Movement.
The Chilson Funeral Home, Winsted, MN is serving the family.