A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, at Elmwood Cemetery, Augusta. Those attending should use the 12th St. entrance.
Phyllis was born July 1, 1928 in Walnut Township, Kan. She married her childhood love, Bob Mitchell, on Oct. 5, 1947 and remained a devoted wife until his passing March 12, 2002. She was also preceded in death by her parents Frank and Virginia Chance, and grandson Michael.
Phyllis was a loving sister, mother, granny, and great-granny who is survived by: brother, Olen Chance (Lois) of Augusta; sister-in-law, Marilyn Llewelyn, of Norman, Okla.; son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Kathy Mitchell of Douglass; daughter and son-in-law, Genelle and Roger Miller, of Augusta; daughter, Julie Mitchell of Wichita; grandsons, Chris Mitchell, Jason Goeken, Stewart Mitchell, Justin Mitchell, and Travis Goeken; granddaughters, Meredith Goeken and Loree Perea; 12 great-grandchildren.
Memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association or the American Cancer Society.