Mary Ellen Rivera, age 86, passed away on October 29, 2023. She was a lifelong resident of Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Mary Ellen was born February 11, 1937, to Felix Rivera and Josefita Gallegos.
Mary Ellen was a dedicated mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church and attended St. Mary’s High School and graduated June 1, 1955.
She is survived by her daughters: Tracy Nash and Sandy Hampel; her grandchildren; her great-grandchildren; and her two sisters: Vickie and Ophelia.
A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 9, 2023, at Shrine of Remembrance “America the Beautiful” Chapel, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80910.