Charles Albert Denton

Charles Albert Denton — “Chuck”— was born in Cortez at Southwest Memorial Hospital on Aug. 25, 1970. He passed away at Vista Grande Nursing Home in Cortez on Friday, June 1, 2012.

Chuck is survived by his wife, Cindy and son, Fred; mother, Carol Denton; brother, David Denton and wife Samantha and his brother, Bobby Goff; his grandfather, Charles Goff; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family and numerous friends.

Preceding Chuck in death were his father, Fred Denton; grandmothers, Cleola Goff and Nellie Sutton; and grandfather, Gus Sutton.

A celebration of life potluck will be held at the Lewis Arriola Community Center on Wednesday, June 6 at 1:30 p.m.

Arrangements are being made through Ertel Funeral Home. For further information or to send condolences, log on to and click on the obituary section.