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Ellyn Dimond

Ellyn Elizabeth Colyer Dimond joined the choir of heavenly angels January 17th, 2019 at her home in Farmington. She was born June 22, 1977 in Trenton, Missouri to Brennan and Martha Colyer, and sister Lynda. Ellyn spent her early childhood in Missouri, Colorado, and Alaska, before moving to Farmington in 1986. Ellyn loved singing! She accepted Jesus as her Lord and Savior at an early age and loved singing to His glory. Most recently she sang in the Caliente Community Choir. She also loved traveling in the US and abroad with family and friends. She loved meeting new people and helping others. Ellyn graduated from Farmington High School in 1995 as salutatorian. She went on to Texas Tech University, graduating with a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing in 1999. She immediately began working for Orthopedic Associates and became a surgical first assist. In 2014, she began working for San Juan Endoscopy and continued her career until 2017. Ellyn was always committed to her patients and colleagues. In 2001, Ellyn competed and won the title of Miss New Mexico USA. She competed in the Miss USA Pageant in Gary, Indiana and made some lasting friendships with women around the nation. In 2001, Ellyn married Matthew Dimond and in 2010, she began her favorite career, being a mother. The biggest love and joy in her life was being a mother to Rory Evelyn and Sullivan Ryan. They will continue to share her kindness and sweet spirit, as she watches over them from her heavenly home. Ellyn is survived by her parents, Brennan and Martha Colyer, sister Lynda (Billy) Havens; niece, Layne McLaughlin; Aunts and Uncles- Betty and David Carleton, John and Melody Hagans, Scott and Donna Colyer, and Greg Colyer. She also leaves numerous loving cousins and friends. Ellyn is preceded in death by grandparents, John and Kathryn Hagans, Woodrow and Ruth Colyer, and 2 infant cousins. Ellyn was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church., A memorial service for Ellyn will be held at Emmanuel Baptist Church, Farmington, N.M., January 22, 2019 at 10:00 am with Rev. Steve Ballew officiating, A memorial fund in Ellyn's name has been set up for the Emmanuel Baptist Church Children's Department.


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So very sorry reading about the death of Ellyn. I know your heart is so broken and words of comfort are hard to find. The Bible is a true source of hope and comfort. One of those scriptures is found at Isaiah 41:10, 13. It says in verse 10, Do not be afraid, for I am with you. Do not be anxious, for I am your God. I will fortify you, yes, I will help you, I will really hold on to you with my right hand of righteousness. Verse 13 continues, For I, Jehovah your God, am grasping your right hand, The One saying to you, Do not be afraid. I will help you. Our heavenly Father promises to be there to help you during this stressful time and the hard days ahead.

Belinda Hylton Feb 26 2019 12:00 AM

I am so saddened to hear of Ellyns passing. I enjoyed teaching her. My prayers and sincere condolences to the family.

Joy and Kevin Wells Feb 23 2019 12:00 AM

Dear Dimond and Colyer families: We were so saddened to hear of Ellyn's passing and just wanted you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. The Marlan family extends our deepest sympathies.

Mike and Janie Marlan Jan 30 2019 12:00 AM

The Colyer family words are never enough at a time like this. Thoughts, prayers, and memories. keep them always.

Michael Podwika Jan 28 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ellyn Dimond

Dean schulte Jan 28 2019 12:00 AM

Brennan, I know this is been a long and painful Journey for you and your family My heart goes out to you. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Sincerely Dean Schulte

Dean schulte Jan 28 2019 12:00 AM

I wanted to express my heartfelt condolences to all of Ellyns family. Death is the hardest thing we have to deal with in life. I know my words cant change anything and can do little to ease the pain you are feeling, so I pray that the God of comfort calm your hearts and help you heal. (2 Thessalonians 2:16,17) Lean on Him in the days to follow. For the Bibles answers to questions about grief and death please visit JW.org.

Elaine Lambert Jan 23 2019 12:00 AM

M y deepest condolences to the Dimond family so sorry for your loss, The bible gives us hope in John 5:28,29 also job 14:14,15

gloria Jan 21 2019 12:00 AM

I am so very sorry to hear of your loss, dear Colyers. Much love and prayers for all of you. Vanessa Owen Evermon

Vanessa Evermon Jan 20 2019 12:00 AM

A light has gone out of the world. I will miss your beautiful smile, your "diva" presence, your lovely voice, your joy in life, your example of mothering. I'm so sad for myself and all those you left behind. But I'm so grateful you are free from pain and suffering and with your Savior. Always, Paula.

Paula Fischer Jan 19 2019 12:00 AM

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