Utterback, Ellen J. – Resident of Sacramento. Entered into life on September 5, 1926 in Soledad, Ca. Peacefully passed away on November 6, 2012 surrounded by her loving family. Ellen is survived by her beloved husband of 56 years, Wiley L Utterback; children Wiley V. (Margaret), Dwayne (Nina), Rusty (Debbie); grandchildren Mac, Katie, David, Zach and Missy; siblings Gildo, Emily, Herman (Brenda), Lydia, Nancy (Charlie) and many nieces, nephews and friends. Preceded in death by her grandson Drew, 6 siblings and her parents. Ellen retired from the San Juan Unified School District after 26 years of dedicated service. She was an avid sports fan, especially the Giants and Sharks. She never missed one of her sons or grandchildren's sporting events. She was involved in Local 16 retiree functions. A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, November 12 at 10:30am at Mt. Vernon Memorial Park, 8201 Greenback Ln. Fair Oaks, CA 95628. For more information visit www.mountvernonmemorial.com. A special thank you to Bethany for her caring love and loyalty to Grandma Ellen and also to Craig's Care for their service. "Scrappy, Wiley is right behind you…"