Doris Ruth Coultas Mellen, a long time resident of Sierra Vista, Arizona passed away September 5, 2011 in Mesa, Arizona peacefully at the age of 88. Doris was born in Darby Montana September 6, 1922. She loved Mexico, Sierra Vista and Montana.
She was preceded in death by her husband Richard P. Mellen, her brother John W. Coultas, her father John Edwards Coultas and her mother Ruth Harriett Cummins.
She is survived by 3 sons Ken (Carla) Wildung of Vacaville, California, Tim (Ronda) Wildung of Gilbert, Arizona & Mark (Beverly) Wildung of Milltown, Montana, her brother Raul (Irma) Coultas of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, 14 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren, 3 nephews John (Chris) Coultas of Tucson, Arizona and David (Nancy) Coultas of Superior, Montana, Raul Coultas of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, 1 niece Elizabeth Coultas of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, 3 grandnieces and 1 grandnephew.
Visitation at 10:30 am Saturday at the LDS chapel 234 N. Greenfield Rd., Gilbert, Arizona 85234 services will follow at 11:30 a.m. Private interment will take place at the Lone Pine Cemetery in Darby Montana.