The world lost a beloved mother Katie Louise Lee on May 8, 2022. Katie passed away in Las Vegas, Nevada surrounded by her loved ones after a battle with breast cancer. Despite her condition, she maintained her good spirts and a smile.
Katie was born in Fort Worth, Texas on December 6, 1943 and enjoyed a wonderful relationship with her parents Obie L. Phillips and Sadie Phillips and her siblings.
Katie received her Bachelor of Arts degree from San Francisco State University and always maintained an eye for making the world a more beautiful place. Her hobbies included photography, making pottery and creating artwork.
Katie is survived by her daughter Michelle Lee and son-in-law Marco Leuenberger, along with her siblings General John Phillips, Lorenza Phillips Sr, Charles Phillips, Anna Crawford, and Patricia Farrow and a host of loving nieces, nephews, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dwayne Lee, both her parents and her oldest brother Obie L Phillips Jr.
As per Katie’s request, no funeral or memorial services will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada.