Elsie F. Carlson

Memorial services for Elsie F. Carlson, a lifelong resident of Cortez, will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 17 at Ertel Memorial Chapel. Inurnment will follow at Cortez Cemetery.

Elsie died Dec. 10, 2012, at the Valley Inn in Mancos. She was born in Bridgeport, Neb. on Dec. 16, 1925, to Jacob and Eliza Kubler-Faessler.

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. A full obituary will follow at a later date.