Sandra Denise Melville

Apr 24, 1945 - Nov 13, 2020

Sandra Denise Melville

April 24, 1945 - November 13, 2020


Sandra Denise Melville born April 24, 1945 in Kingston, Jamaica, daughter of Keith and Estela (Silver) Bitter, passed peacefully Friday, November 13, 2020 at her home in Scottsdale, Arizona. Preceded in death by her husband Bryan Archer Melville and survived by her daughter Natalie Janet Melville of Scottsdale and son Stuart John Melville of Puerto Rico. She had three grandchildren, Stella, Isabella, and Luc. As well as leaving behind her three sisters, Nena McHugh, Dawn Mendelsohn and April Moore, and numerous nieces and nephews. ​She attended ​Immaculate Conception and Wolmers Girls School in Kingston, Jamaica. Sandra was a breast cancer survivor. She loved attending yoga, church, socializing, hanging out with her three grandchildren, cooking, shopping, gardening, party planning, floral arranging, walks on the beach, water skiing, laughter and most of all traveling the world. She was an art connoisseur, full of style and sophistication, and made friends wherever she went. During her lifetime, Sandra was a Flight Attendant, Retail Executive and successful Realtor from the late 70's to 2017. She practiced Real Estate in Vancouver, B.C., Canada, Scottsdale, Arizona, North County San Diego, California, and ended her career in Downtown San Diego. Her most accomplished memories will be of the relationships she built and how she loved her family and friends.

A Memorial Service will be held at Illuminate Community Church, 17800 N. Perimeter Dr. in Scottsdale, Arizona, 85255 on November 20, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. MST. The family will be putting a slideshow together to play during the service and would welcome short, one minute video messages, emails or pictures from loved ones to share at [email protected]. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cancer Research or Illuminate Community Church in Scottsdale. A live-stream of the service will be held at


Fri, Nov 20, 2020 at 10:00 am
Illuminate Community Church

17800 N. Perimeter Dr.
Scottsdale, AZ 85255

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