Susan (Sandoval) Ellis, loving wife, mother and grandmother passed away September 22, 2015. She was the beautiful daughter of Martha (Garcia) and Ernest Sandoval, born on November 22, 1952 in Trinidad, Colorado.
Susan was a 1970 graduate of Trinidad High School. On June 26, 1971, she married the love of her life Henry Ellis. She worked as a Pharmacy Technician at Wal-Mart and Safeway. Susan had personality-plus, her smile, her laugh that would brighten every ones day. She looked forward to and cherished the time her grandchildren spent with her each summer. She made friends easily and maintained long lasting friendships. She touched so many lives and will be greatly missed by family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her loving husband Henry Ellis; sons, Shane (Merrie) and Ryan Ellis, both of Phoenix, AZ; grandchildren Kyle, Ashlyn Drew and Connor; brothers Mike (Vanessa) Sandoval of Pueblo West and Pat (DaLonna) Sandoval of Trinidad; sister-in-law Berta (Ray) Garcia; uncles and aunts, Flavio (Eva) Sandoval of Centennial, Frances (Manuel) Romero of Santa Fe, NM and Dolores (Eloy) Chavez of Denver; nieces, nephews and cousins who loved her very much. She was a Godmother to her special niece, Jennifer Sanchez among others.
Honorary pallbearers are her many dear friends.
Active pallbearers are Kyle and Connor Ellis, Christopher and Cody Sandoval, Michael Sandoval, Jeremiah and Justin Sanchez, James and Jace Sandoval-Parra.
Flower girls will be Melissa Sandoval, Ashlyn Drew Ellis, Brandi Sandoval-Parra, Jennifer and Jordan Sanchez and Kimberly Begano.
Visitation will be Tuesday, from 3PM-6PM at the Comi Chapel.
Rosary will be at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 29th, Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 30th both at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Interment with Rite of Committal will follow at the Trinidad Catholic Cemetery.
Arrangements made under the direction of Comi Funeral Home.