WHY INDEPENDENT OWNERSHIP MATTERS
You may not realize that many of the funeral homes in the Grand Junction area are not locally owned, but operated by huge chains and multinational conglomerates. Because we are family owned you have more choices and the highest level of personal care.
Here is a glimpse into who owns the major funeral homes in our community:
Service Corporation International (SCI) in Houston Texas is the world’s largest funeral/crematory conglomerate chain and is traded on the New York Stock Exchange. SCI Group owns the following local funeral homes:
• Martin Mortuary
Allnut Funeral Homes / Callahan-Edfast Mortuary:
This Colorado-based company is part of a chain of funeral homes. The owner of these funeral home lives in Colorado but has locations out of the state of Colorado. Allnut owns the following lfuneral homes:
• Callahan-Edfast Mortuary
• Allnut Funeral Homes - Greeley, Loveland, Fort Collins etc.
Our funeral homes have been serving the western slope and state of Colorado for over 30 years and Grand Valley Funeral Homes is proud to remain independently owned. We have cared for 100’s of Colorado residents, and we offer the level of compassionate care only a family can provide. We are accountable to you and your family—not to stockholders and investors.