This information is provided to tribal member families as a means to contact appropriate Tribal Department for assistance in preparing funeral arrangements and other requirements associated with a family member’s death.
970-563-2300 or 970-563-2314
SUPD: CHIEF OF POLICE OR JUSTICE & REGULATORY: Director
SUPD Chief of Police
Justice and Regulatory Director
Escorts. Arrangements made by family and must be within the boundaries of the Southern Ute Reservation.
TRIBAL INFORMATION SERVICES
Tribal Information Services Director
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Grounds Maintenance Division Head:
Burial sites. Grounds Maintenance will meet family at the cemetery to pick out the site. Grounds Maintenance and Construction Services will then have staff available the morning of the burial and will work closely with the funeral home to complete the grave site covering.
EMERGENCY FAMILY SERVICES
EFS Program Coordinator
Facility Operations Manager
TRIBAL MEMBER HEALTH (TMH)
Council Affairs Office Manager
970-563-0100, ext. 2319
Floral Arrangements. Arrangements will be made for a casket spray OR flowers to be delivered to the Mortuary. Tribal members may pick their choice of arrangements not to exceed $500.
Food Purchase. Food may be purchased for a wake up to but not exceeding $200. A voucher signed by the Chairman will be provided.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Chief Financial Officer
970-563-0100, ext. 2444
Tribal Insurance Policy. Schedule an appointment for information regarding the Tribal Insurance Policy.
Outstanding Debts. Processes bills associated with the funeral arrangements, headstones, credit cards, etc. (Paid out of life insurance policy)
FAMILY CRAFT MEMORIALS
970-247-4571 or 970-888-683-0600