Johnny Austin Mitchell Johnny Austin Mitchell was born October 3, 1963 to Ruth A. Manuel and Gene Mitchell. He peacefully passed on Sunday, December 5, 2021 in Berkeley, Ca. John lived most of his life here in Lake County and worked for his tribe, Big Valley Rancheria for many years. Known by many as a very hardworking and dedicated employee. Deeply rooted into his traditional ways. The Roundhouse is and always will be a big part of what he loved about his people. He always had a prayer or blessing for your health or well- being. John had a heart of gold, always so giving and loved his family, near and far. John is survived by his son, Lorenzo Martinez; brother, David Mitchell Jr.; sisters, Karen Toledo, Joyce Pedro, Glenda Manuel, Charlene Narcia (Nick); and many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his mother, Ruth A. Manuel; father, Gene Mitchell; and sister, Marlene Jack. Visitation will be at his sister's home, 2920 Red Feather Lane in Lakeport, CA from Thursday, December 9, 2021 at 1:00 PM until his Graveside Service at St. Mary's Cemetery on Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 12:00 PM.