***** Eleanor L. Scales accepted the escort of the 'angels on her pillow' May 29, 2009. Born to John H. And Mildred G. Linn June 28, 1925. She was predeceased by her loving husband, William G. Scales; brother, Robert G. Linn; and sister-in-law, Nell Linn. She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, William E. Scales, (Chanda Ellis) and Lora (Gerald) Ure; grandchildren, Rebecca (Martin) Earhart, Jennie (Michael) Di Grado, Aaron (Kristi) Ure and Eric Ure; and great-grandchildren, Cassidie DiGrado, Kaylea Ure (who shares Eleanor's birthday) and James Earhart. Also survived by her sister, Jeanette; brother-in-law, Allen Spencer; and nieces and nephews. Eleanor was a dignified, elegant and compassionate soul whose gentleness and kindness graced so many lives. She was always gracious and taught her granddaughters the fine art of accessorizing. She was a true 'Linn' lady. A most special thank you to the 'E-team,' Sylvia, Terry , Lorraine, Jessica and Arely, who gave her such loving care and allowed her to stay in her home. Also, thanks to Hospice, Parkview Homecare, and the staff at Parkview Medical Center. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. A celebration of her life and ice cream social will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, June 6, 2009, at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 10 University Cir. Interment will take place at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church or Sangre de Cristo Hospice, through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, Colo. 81003. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com *****

View current weather.

Memories Timeline

View the Timeline


  1. Lindy, Wes: So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you. Thank you, Lindy, for giving me advice about my mom, Julia. Such great legacies are gone. God Bless your family. Dorothy & Don Williams

  2. Dearest Wes & Chanda,

    Both Bobby and I are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts & prayers. It is so hard to lose those you love most especially your mom.

    Please know that we are here for you.

    Our Deepest of Sympathy!!

  3. Wes and Chanda,

    My sincere condolences go out to you and the entire Scales family. My thoughts are with you, and please let me know if there is anything I can do for you.

  4. Wes, Chanda, and Family,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and our hearts go out to you in your time of sorrow.
    May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.
    We’re here if you need anything.

    Earl and Kimberly

  5. Dearest Wes,

    I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. I met her and your father once at The Beach, and she was very kind. You and your family are in my prayers. God Bless You, my friend. Love you, Wes.

  6. Wes,

    We are so very sorry to hear of your Mothers passing. We will keep you and your family in our prayers.

    Beth & Andy Kambich

  7. Wes and Chanda,
    I am truly sorry for your loss.
    Wes, I never met your mother but she must have been a wonderful person to have raised such a great son.
    My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.

  8. Dearest Lindy, Wes, and family. On behalf of all the “E-TEAM”, we would like to express our deepest sympathy. Taking care of Eleanor was such a blessing. She will be missed….. Take comfort knowing that she is at rest with the good Lord and her ‘DARLING BILL’. Thank you all for letting us be a part of your family. Forever in our thoughts and prayers.
    much love,


  9. Dear Lora, I’m sorry to hear of your loss. I always thought the world of your mother. May you find rest in God’s loving arms during this difficult time.

  10. Lindy, Wes, and Family, Please accept our heartfelt condolences and deepest sympathy. Your Mom was the most incredible Lady and always had a smile on her face along with kind words for everyone. A blessed spirit in all ways! She was an inspiration to me throughout my life and will continually live in my heart forever. Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you. Love…Bob and Family

  11. Wes my friend- I would like to express my condolences at time in the passing of your mom. I will hold you and your family up in my prayers and hope for you to be comforted by family and friends.

    With my deepest sympathy,
    John DiFiore

  12. Dear Wes and Chanda,
    Please accept our deepest, most heartfelt condolences for your loss. Our sympathy and prayers are with you
    God Bless.

Sign the Guestbook, Light a Candle

Sign the Guestbook