DEL NORTE—Sarah Ann Mellott passed away October 22, 2013 in Carlsbad, NM. Sarah was born November 27, 1959 to Jake and Marie Mellott of Del Norte. Sarah enjoyed life and lived it like she wanted, with family, friends and lots of laughter. Sarah loved to can food, cook, gamble, and spend time with her family and many friends. If you were her friend you never had to question her loyalty or willingness to help someone in need. Sarah will be greatly missed.
She is preceded in death by her parents and two nephews; Todd and Danny Mellott.
She is survived by her daughters Amanda Arensdorf of Carlsbad, NM and Denise (Justin) Nelson of Flagler, CO, grandsons; Coltin and Spencer of Flagler, CO, Mark Arensdorf, two brothers; Randy (Wendy) Mellott and Joe (Darlene) Mellott both of Del Norte, two nephews; Jake and Ronnie Mellott, and the light of her life and companion Dave Short.
A celebration in her honor will be held at the American Legion in Flagler, CO on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 11 a.m. with a luncheon to follow. Casual dress is requested.For the complete article see the 10-31-2013 issue.