Dorothy H. Elwell |

Dorothy H. Elwell

A celebration of life for Dorothy H. Elwell, 79, a Wellington resident, will be from 1-3 p.m. Saturday at the Topaz Lodge in Topaz.

Mrs. Elwell died Oct. 10, 2004, at Washoe Medical Center from injuries received in an auto accident. She was born April 20, 1925, to Martin and Dorothy Burrell.

Among her survivors are her husband, Frank, and son and daughter-in-law, Howard and Peggy, all of Wellington; son and daughter-in-law, Glenn and Judy of Jerome, Idaho; brother, Darrell Burrell; sisters Virginia Fisk, Elaine Byerley, Nina Uber and Leora Martin; three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Freitas Rupracht Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.