About

Callahan-Edfast Mortuary & Crematory is part of the Colorado group. Our aim is to treat people from all walks of life like they are members of our very own family.

Service steeped in character

Arrangement Room at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary & CrematoryCallahan-Edfast Mortuary & Crematory has provided funerals, cremations and personalized memorials in Grand Junction since the 1910. Our highly credentialed team brings a lot to the table. With more than 100 years combined experience, service is in our DNA.

We hold ourselves to the highest standard, always striving to be open and caring. We serve every faith and work with any financial situation. We want to help every family who comes to us plan a unique celebration for their loved one.

A modern Grand Junction funeral home

Designed by a funeral home architect and built in 1997 specifically as a mortuary and crematory, the Callahan-Edfast facility is a modern, welcoming place to plan a funeral or cremation. Warm, smiling associates, a water feature and a foyer with a soaring ceiling and amazing natural light help create a soothing and hospitable atmosphere for each family who walks through our doors.

The non-denominational chapel holds about 200 in traditional pew seating. Families are welcome to use our Clavinova digital piano; a modern audiovisual system allows us to play music and show multimedia videos. A private room with a restroom adjoins the chapel and lends a level of comfort to families.

The funeral home lounge and coffee bar accommodates about 30 people for a reception before, during or after a service.

Our private on-site crematory

Special Feature in the Lobby at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary & CrematoryCremation is an increasingly common choice, but not everyone knows that cremation can also include a beautiful ceremony or even a viewing with visitation. From a cremation without a funeral service to a cremation with a memorial that follows, we help you understand the variety of arrangements that are possible and partner with you to create a unique service for your loved one.

Callahan-Edfast Mortuary & Crematory performs all embalmings and cremations at the Patterson Road funeral home. That means your loved one never leaves our care.

Let’s celebrate life

Front Exterior at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary & CrematoryGrand Junction is a beautiful mountain town, nestled in the Grand Valley between the Grand Mesa and the Colorado National Monument. The natural beauty of this area draws people outside, and we specialize in planning outdoor memorials that take advantage of this special backdrop. Whether mountainside ceremonies, sunset celebrations and balloon or dove releases, we'll work to plan a funeral to your exact specifications.

We are always here for you, whether you are planning a funeral ahead of time or need immediate assistance.

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Interested in learning more? Call us at 970-243-2450 to request a custom quote.

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Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

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Ratings & Reviews

Verified Customer Reviews

Since 2005, many of our customers have taken the time to tell us how we did each year via our Voice of the Customer program. Our star ratings and comments from families come directly from these surveys.

"The staff at Callahan-Edfast were so thoughtful and patient with me, at a time when I was in severe grief. They were efficient, organized, and they guided me through the process in a manner that was soothing and caring. I can't say enough about these wonderful people."

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June 2021

"COVID restrictions had an impact on family transport, other than that Shane and his staff made the family feel like we were his only responsibility, calm professional, Caring that felt real."

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April 2021

"Very friendly and helpful staff, especially when trying to deal with the state records department, who seem to be in their own little world. When it's time for you to kick off, this is the place you want to go."

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April 2021

"Gary the Funeral Director went above and beyond with caring for our loved one and also with handling all of the arrangements. The supporting staff was very friendly and helpful. Would highly recommend. Thank you."

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April 2021

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