Rob Yates

Funeral services for longtime Cortez resident Rob Yates will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 21, at the Montezuma County Fairgrounds.

The Yates family invites everyone to share a meal and time of fellowship with them following the funeral service.

Rob was born Jan. 1, 1967. in Grants, N.M. the son of Bobby Joe and Sherri Gay (Lytle) Yates. He passed away on March 5, 2014, at the age of 47.

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