ALAMOSA — Alamosa resident Ellen Louise Brown, 59, passed away September 27, 2012 at the Juniper Village Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family. Ellen was born on September 25, 1953 in Ft. Garland, Colorado the daughter of Antonio Brown and Maria Trujillo Brown.
Ellen was a wonderful grandmother and sister who enjoyed gardening, reading, traveling and spending time with her family and friends. Ellen had a special love for nature and the environment.
Survivors include her sisters Linda Medina of Alamosa, Colo.; Carleen (Ron) McArtor of Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.; Patricia (Dennis) Medina of San Luis, Colo.; Bernadette (Gene) Cisneros of Ft. Garland, Colo.; Lynn (Joe) Brown of Alamosa, Colo.; brothers Chris (Rosa) Brown of Westminster, Colo.; Mike (Anna Belle) Brown of Lubbock, Texas; Anthony (Rose) Brown of Mosca, Colo.; Steve Brown of Alamosa, Colo.; Henry (Amy) Brown of Superior, Colo.; four grandchildren. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Ellen was preceded in death by her parents Antonio Brown and Maria Trujillo, one son Robert Hernandez Jr., and one granddaughter Jazmine Hernandez.
Cremation was chosen and a Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2012 at 1 p.m. at the United for Christ Church in Blanca, Colorado. Private family interment will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers please make contributions to Hospice Del Valle of Alamosa. Arrangements are in care of Romero Funeral Home, Inc.