Services for longtime Cortez resident Avalon Gay “Abbie” Parcel are pending with Ertel Funeral Home.

Abbie was born May 24, 1936 in Meeker, Colo. the daughter of Venoy and Ruth (Weatherford) Wells. She passed away at Southwest Memorial Hospital on Sunday, March 2, 2014 at the age of 77.

For further information please, call Ertel Funeral Home at 565-3468 or log on to www.ertelfuneralhome.com and click on the obituary tab.