David Mark Greenlee

Funeral services for Cortez resident David Mark Greenlee will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 28 at Ertel Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow at Cortez Cemetery. Pastor Anthony Maes will officiate.

David was born on March 5, 1965 in Farmington, N.M. to Garth Howard and Patricia Ann (Crilly) Greenlee. He passed away in Amarillo, Texas on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012 at the age of 47.

David was a Farmington High School graduate and during his working years he was a carpenter, truck driver, and also worked in the oil field. He was talented in all endeavors. David was a dedicated Christian; he found a church to attend wherever he lived. He enjoyed fishing, playing guitar and “jammin’” with his friends. David’s greatest accomplishment was the purchase of his home in Surprise, Ariz.

Surviving David are his parents, Garth Greenlee and wife Sandy of Cortez, and Patricia Hamilton and husband Paul of Palm Bay, Fla.; his brother, Michael Greenlee of Cortez; his half-brother, Billy Martin of Arizona; and several stepbrothers and stepsisters.

David was preceded in death by his grandparents, Howard and Gailen Greenlee, and Jack and Hazel Crilly.

Memorial contributions may be made in David Greenlee’s name to your favorite charity.

Services are under the direction of Ertel Funeral Home. For further information or to send condolences, log on to www.ertelfuneralhome.com and click on the obituary section.