Ronald Rex ‘Ron’ Hunter

Memorial services for longtime Cortez resident Ronald Rex “Ron” Hunter will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 28 at Ertel Memorial Chapel. Following the services a meal will be served at the Ute Mountain American Legion Post No. 75.

Ron was born April 28, 1949 in Sioux City, Iowa the son of Richard Dale and Betty Eileen (Morse) Hunter. He passed away at his Cortez home on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 at the age of 64.

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.