Elizabeth "Liz" Mellett. Of Brookline Loving daughter of the late James "Jim" and Mary "Betty" Mellett of Brookline, and much loved sister of Debbie Lewis and husband Oliver of Norwood, Jeannie Stanley and her husband Bill of Sharon, Mary Fahy and her husband Ken of Dedham, and her favorite brother James "Jimmy" Mellett, Jr. and his wife Margo of Dedham. Cherished Godmother of Sarah Lewis of Mansfield and Kelly Fahy of Dedham, devoted Aunt to Jaime Lewis of Boca Raton FL, Caitlin and Jimmy Fahy of Dedham, Niece and cousin to many, trusted and loving friend. Liz lost her long battle with cancer on Tuesday September 5, 2017 surrounded by her family at the Tippet House in Needham. Visiting hours in the Bell-O'Dea Funeral Home 376 Washington Street Brookline on Sunday September 10th from 2:00 – 6:00. Private service on Monday September 11 at 11:00. Burial to follow at St Joseph Cemetery. Following the burial, friends and family are welcome to the Boston lodge of Elks # 10, 1 Morrell St. West Roxbury from 1:00 – 5:00 for a celebration of Liz's life. Reference Librarian Brookline Public Library. In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to: Simmons Club of Boston or Dana Farber Adult Cancer.