Ertel Funeral Home

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Recent Obituaries

Albert English was born April 28, 1933 and passed away on August 8, 2018 at the age of 85. "Bill" as he was known to everyone, was born in Spur, TX to Delbert and Mary Elva English. He was the second of twelve...
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Published in The Journal on Aug. 10, 2018
James "Jim" Edward Gagneaux, was born to Sarah (Boudreaux) and Romain Gagneaux on January 16, 1928, in a happy household and passed away on July 17, 2018, at the age of 90. Jim married Rena Naquin on December 11,...
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Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from July 29 to July 31, 2018
James "Jim" Edward Gagneaux, was born to Sarah (Boudreaux) and Romain Gagneaux on January 16, 1928 in a happy household and passed away on July 17, 2018 at the age of 90. Jim married Rena Naquin on December 11, 1945...
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Published in The Journal on July 24, 2018
Harriet Lucille Cox
1938 - 2018
Harriet Lucille (Longenbaugh) Cox, age 80 of North Logan, passed away unexpectedly on June 15, 2018 in Logan, Utah. Born on June 8, 1938 in Durango, Colorado, Harriet is predeceased by her parents Frances M. and Harry...
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Published in The Journal on July 12, 2018
Judith Faye Leavell
1949 - 2018
Judith Faye (Braun) Leavell, age 68 of Cortez, passed away unexpectedly on June 16, 2018 at Vista Grande Nursing Home in Cortez, Colorado. Judith was born on August 7, 1949 in Dickinson, North Dakota. Judith is one of...
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Published in The Journal on July 3, 2018
Eugene Victor Small
1922 - 2018
Graveside services for longtime Cortez resident Eugene Victor Small will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 16 at Cortez Cemetery. Eugene was born January 30, 1922 in Dolores, Colorado the son of Benjamin Franklin...
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Published in The Journal on June 14, 2018
Memorial Mass for Lewis resident Sami Katelyn Sparks will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, June 15 at Saint Margaret Mary Catholic Church. A Rosary will be held on Thursday, June 14th at the church from 6 - 7 p.m....
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Published online on June 8, 2018 courtesy of Tributes.com
Graveside services with Military Honors for Cortez resident Jessie Nolan Carter will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 11 at Lebanon Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 10 at...
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Published online on June 7, 2018 courtesy of Tributes.com
Memorial services for Towaoc resident Mariea Ann Rivera will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 18 at Ertel Memorial Chapel. Mariea passed away on June 7, 2018 at the age of 55 in Montezuma County. Mariea was...
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Published online on June 7, 2018 courtesy of Tributes.com
West of Cahone, Colorado existed a small homestead, home of Fletch and Winnie Glazner. It was a site of hard work, clearing ground and farming dryland pinto beans and wheat. Three children already formed this precious...
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Published in The Journal on June 6, 2018
West of Cahone, Colorado existed a small homestead, home of Fletch and Winnie Glazner. It was a site of hard work, clearing ground and farming dryland pinto beans and wheat. Three children already formed...
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Published online on June 4, 2018 courtesy of Tributes.com
Memorial services for Cortez resident Leslie Marcel “Jake” Jacobsen will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, June 18 at Ertel Memorial Chapel. Jake passed away June 6, 2018 at his residence in Cortez at the...
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Published online on June 6, 2018 courtesy of Tributes.com
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Average Regional Funeral Costs
Basic service fees$1,695
Transfer of remains$318
Embalming$650
Other Preparations$225
Viewing$350
Funeral ceremony$500
Burial Casket$2,335
Total Estimated Cost$6,073