Ivan W. Entz

Brighton and former Alamosa resident Ivan W. Entz, 66, died March 9, 2024, at the Collier Hospice in Wheat Ridge, Colo.

Ivan was born in Monte Vista, Colo., on July 5, 1957, the son of Irvin C. Entz and Bertha P. (Wilson) Entz.

Ivan worked as a recycle technician. He also enjoyed watching NASCAR on television. 

Ivan is survived by his brother Mark (Debbie) Entz of Florence, Colo., and half-sister Judy Levy; as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family and a host of friends. Ivan is also survived by Bill Cranford of Brighton, his caregiver of 17 years, who became his close friend. 

Ivan was preceded in death by his parents.

Cremation was chosen and a Memorial Service will be announced at a later date.

Rogers Family Mortuary is in care of the arrangements. To leave online condolences, remembrances, and words of comfort for Ivan’s family, please visit www.RogersFunerals.com.