Millie Medina-Mestas


Millie Medina-Mestas passed away Wednesday, Aug. 7, in Pagosa Springs, Colo. She was 47 years old.
Millie was born April 17, 1972, to Tony Medina and Sandy Medina in Cortez, Colo. She grew up in Cortez and the Four Corners area was her home. She moved to Pagosa early in her adulthood, moved away for a time, but returned to be close to her granddaughter, Kali, and son, Greg. Kali was the joy of her life and her true passion; she was also a die-hard Dallas Cowboy fan.
She is survived by her son, Greg Griswold; granddaughter Kali Griswold; parents Sandy Medina, of Cortez, and Tony Medina, of Salt Lake City, Utah; siblings Eric Garcia, Vickie Medina (Steve), Tony Medina Jr. (Dee) and Ed Garcia.
She is preceded in death by a stepfather, Filbert Gallegos, and stepmother Kathy Medina.
A rosary will be held at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, Cortez, on Friday, Aug. 16, at 6 p.m. A Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, Aug. 17, at 11 a.m., followed by interment at Cortez Cemetery.