Ertel Funeral Home has been serving the Montezuma and Dolores County area for nearly eighty years. J. Walter Ertel purchased the Ames and Omo Funeral Homes in Mancos, Cortez, and Dolores in 1921.
Funeral Homes in Mancos, CO
Below you fill find all funeral homes and cemeteries in or near Mancos.
Mancos is also known as: Gateway to Mesa Verde.
Zip codes in the city: 81328.
Montezuma County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.
Hood Mortuary is located on Historic Third Ave. in Durango, Colorado. We are fortunate to have the beautiful facilities that this funeral home has been in since the 1930's. Hood Mortuary boasts antique cherry woodwork installed by the...
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Facts about the city
The Town of Mancos is a Statutory Town located in Montezuma County, Colorado, United States. The town population was 1,336 at the 2010 United States Census.The town of Mancos is located in southwestern Colorado, near the Four Corners, at the base of Mesa Verde National Park, and holds the trademark for \"Gateway to Mesa Verde\". Surrounded by rangeland and mountains, Mancos offers a variety of outdoor recreational activities. The town was founded in 1894, near the site where early Spanish explorers first crossed the Mancos River. It is the commercial center for east Montezuma County, and was considered at one time as a county seat for Montezuma County. It is served by U.S. Highway 160 and State Highway 184.
It was disclosed by Walla Walla Union-Bulletin on March 30th, 2016 that Wilma Grace Moore perished in Walla Walla, Washington. Moore was 82 years old and was born in Mancos, CO. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wilma Grace's life.
It was revealed on January 18th, 2016 that Robin Wesley Wright passed away in Mancos, Colorado. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robin Wesley's life.
It was noted on March 19th, 2013 that Frances Evelyn Benedict died in Mancos, Colorado. Benedict was 98 years old and was born in Union City, NJ. Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Frances Evelyn's life.
It was noted on January 19th, 2013 that Elsie Jeanette "Elyse" Hinton (Brunk) passed away in Mancos, Colorado. Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Elsie Jeanette "Elyse"'s life.
It was revealed by Salt Lake Tribune on November 6th, 2012 that Eugene Keith Hancock perished in Bountiful, Utah. Hancock was 80 years old and was born in Mancos, CO. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Eugene Keith's life.
It was noted by Oregonian on August 5th, 2012 that Lucille Leach (Hammond) passed away in Oregon. Ms. Leach was 92 years old and was born in Mancos, CO. Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lucille's life.
It was noted by Oregonian on August 5th, 2012 that Lucille Leach (Hammond) passed on in Oregon. Ms. Leach was 92 years old and was born in Mancos, CO. Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lucille's life.
It was disclosed on May 9th, 2007 that Mona Ruth Douglas (Jensen) perished in Provo, Utah. Ms. Douglas was 82 years old and was born in Mancos, CO. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mona Ruth's life.
Following this, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints colonists moved into the area and established farms and small communities such as Weber and Cherry Creek. The abandonment of the railroad in the 1950s allowed US 160 to be constructed along Railroad Avenue, leaving Grand Avenue, the town's main street, as a business route; an earlier route of US 160 is now County Road J, south of the river and most of the town. Somewhere in the town is the point at which the Expedition crossed the Rio Mancos on its way to California from Old Mexico. According to unverified lore, the horses were rejuvenated by the lush green grass in the Mancos Valley. The name “Mancos” comes from the famous Dominguez-Escalante Expedition of 1776, though the reason for the name remains unclear (see below).
The official website for the city of Mancos is http://www.mancoscolorado.com/.
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