Vyletta M. Mellott, 90, of Carlisle, died Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at Forest Park Health Center, Carlisle.
Born March 9, 1920 in Shippensburg, she was a daughter of the late George and Florence E. Durff Russell and the widow of Paul R. Mellott.
She retired from Erie Frequency Control, Carlisle after 31 years. She also worked for Carlisle Shoe Co. and Piezo Crystal, Carlisle. Vyletta was a member of AARP, Local chapter #3378. She loved shopping, puzzles, reading, crossword puzzles and country music. She enjoyed traveling, having been to many places in the United States.
Surviving are one daughter, Sandra Baker of Elliotsburg, three sons: Michael R. Mellott of Middleburg, FL, Dennis L. Mellott of Carlisle and Kerry D. Mellott of Carlisle, one brother Earl Russell of Shippensburg, eight grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one son, Paul Mellott, Jr., two brothers: Lawrence and John Russell, one sister, Myrtle Porter and one granddaughter, Vonnie Mellott.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, December 10, 2010 at Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 219 North Hanover Street, Carlisle with Rev. Richard L. Reese officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. A viewing will be held from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service on Friday at the funeral home.