PRICE - Ellen Sabrina Wetherington Sanchez, age 69, passed away May 15, 2011 at Pinnacle Nursing and Rehabilitation in Price.
She was born Jan. 18, 1942 in Price to J.E. and Anna Jane Fisher Wetherington.
Ellen was a lifelong resident of Carbon County where she received her degree in Nursing. She loved art and writing poetry.
The family would like to thank the staff at Pinnacle Nursing and Rehabilitation for the wonderful care Ellen received for the past 21 years.
Survived by daughter, Troy Lyn Sisneros, Del Norte, Colo; son, Jamie Rick Sanchez, Price; seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; six sisters, Pauline Tucker, Diane Schmidt, Barbara (Delbert) Hales, Pat Murray, Karen (Chris) Anderson, all of Price, Debbie (Frank) Schmidt, Washington.
She was preceded in death by parents, daughter, Valerie Stella Sanchez; son, John Earl Sanchez; and brother, Bob Wetherington.
Private graveside services will be held in the Price City Cemetery under the direction of Mitchell Funeral Home. Friends are welcome to share memories of Ellen at www.mitchellfuneralhome.net