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My wife passed away unexpectedly. I was not prepared both emotionally nor was there any pre-planning for her funeral. I felt lead to call Mesa Mortuary and that is where Michael Wallace the funeral director stepped in.

Michael is such a wonderful man in every way. He immediately took me under his wing and comforted me. He showed such great empathy for my situation. He took considerable time with me which I am certain would not have happen if I had used a large company's services.

Michael never acted like a high pressure salesman. Instead he carefully walked me through the process and my options.

I received fantastic communications from Michael. Seldom did a day go by that he didn't call me to see how I was doing and to discuss various aspects of the arrangements.

His daughter, Laura expertly prepared my wife's clothing and makeup. She was very meticulous and performed her work like an artist. Only when she was completely satisfied with the results did she ask me to approve of her work. Laura made my wife look so perfect.

Words alone cannot fully express my profound gratitude to Michael and Laura for all they have done for our family.

I would highly recommend Mesa Mortuary. You will not get better service and genuine heart-felt compassion any where else.

Steven Benson
December 14, 2023

I would like to send Mike my appreciation , as he listened to me asking for help all the way from Honolulu , Hawaii. He explained all the necessary steps for my family to do. He is as promising as a angel , how he had relieved so much stress . All it took was this one phone call . He managed to lift my spirits as he explains .This is a place that will welcome everyone and treat you like family . i will highly recommend his services to everyone in a difficult situation to give this gentleman a call .

Sherry Fuentes
December 8, 2023

Mr. Wallace, and the family and staff, of Mesa Mortuary are one-in-a-million! The wealth of knowledge and depth of compassion during our time of need was priceless. Mr. Wallace anticipated and executed the subtle nuances of our loved ones care, thus easing our burden in a time of stress. Mesa Mortuary will remain ever in our hearts. Thank you Michael!

David Barnkow
May 19, 2023

Michael at Mesa Mortuary is the best Funeral Director I've ever had the pleasure of meeting.


I called a well known funeral home when my grandpa passed away and felt like I was treated like a number rather than a person right off the bat. I then called Mesa Mortuary and spoke with Michael and my outlook on a tragedy turned into a bright light at the end of the tunnel.
I had never planned a funeral and thought I had plenty of time, but it didn't happen that way. Michael and his family were with us, guiding us, and helping us with the upmost respect and grace. Michael kept me grounded when I felt so lost. He was there from the start to the very end.
I asked him to preside over the funeral and gracefully agreed and I was grateful he did. Michael's words about my grandpa were words my family and myself will always remember as a wonderful memory.
Thank you Michael for everything!
My family and myself feel like we've made a lifelong friend.

Jennifer Harrison

I want to say thank you so much Michael for calling me back 2 minutes after leaving a message with your staff at 945pm at night to let me know that you are taking such incredible care of my mom. Mom passed away suddenly while on vacation in Colorado and after funeral home here in Texas had called multiple funeral homes before finding yours. I am so glad that they chose your home to care for my mom's remains. You have no idea how much we appreciate what lengths you and yours took to make sure mom made it home to Texas , we have no words. The love and care you took with my mom was apparent and no doubt put my mind at ease and was able to get a nights sleep after you returned my call. Blessings to you and yours and thank you for your true time and talents you showed caring for my mom.

Vicki Gonzalez

I work at a funeral home in Plano, Texas and had one of our loved ones pass away in Colorado and we reached out to Mike Wallace to help get our loved back to Texas. He handled our families loved with such respect and dignity as if they were his own family. Once we received them back in Texas, he called to make sure everything was fine. This man and his staff will take care of your loved ones as if they were his own. I will always call him if we ever need anything in Colorado again. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts. You are a true angel.

Crissy Edwards

When I was going through the worst time of my life Mr. Michael was a very kind and helpful person. He has a very soothing voice and his mannerisms are real. He is a very caring man , and he helped me through this horrible time in my life. He works with you to help you out with finances. Michael is a genuine person, this is not a act for his job. He really cares. He called and let me know what was going on more than once. I would use his service again and recommend Mesa Mortuary to anyone who asked me . THANKS MR. MICHAEL!!! Thank you kind sir for all you've done for me. God Bess You.

Karen Flynn

My mother-in-law died of a stroke late last June. We had made prearrangements with Mesa Mortuary for her cremation. We found their services and assistance to be excellent. Michael really reaches out to help in a difficult time.

I am an attorney and, unfortunately, I’ve had a lot of experiences dealing with family conflicts after a death. And, also unfortunately, we had some of this to deal with ourselves. Michael was of great assistance in resolving these matters.

Also, we found Mesa Mortuary’s fees to be very reasonable.

I give Michael and Mesa Mortuary my highest recommendation.

John Powell

Michael is the most experienced and genuine funeral director in all of Grand Junction, by far. If you are looking for a place to go in your time of need, there is no better place than Mesa Mortuary. It also happens to have the most reasonable prices in town!

Kanoa Birdsall

Michael and his Family at Mesa Mortuary had helped me when I lost my Wife Diana and got me and my Son through a difficult time.I recently lost my Brother and reached back out to Michael and he was able to handle everything for me.Mesa Mortuary took the long ride up to Rifle to bring my Brother back to have him buried here at the VA Cemetery.For some reason the VA was having trouble locating his DD 214 Papers,and Michael was very helpful in getting the Documents.Once again Michael and Mesa Mortuary were very Kind,Considerate,rRspectful and Understanding at a trying time.Please consider this if and when you have to make this choice.

Rodney Jordan

Michael is such a genuine man, couldn’t imagine anyone else doing what he does, he’s so caring for others. This man is really doing the most he can to help the community.

Savannah Danilewicz

I am actually just a friend of Shannon's here borrowing the computer but...
I did recently use this Mortuary and all I can say is OUTSTANDING!!!
The price I was given was great for 1 & the gentleman I worked with was easy going , understanding,a truly nice person to work with. He was up front with every thing. Some 1 I am happy to tell other's about.The guy work's practically day & night to make sure that your happy with the services your paying for. For any of my friend's that loose a loved 1 I will be directing them here for sure. Price & service go here !!!

Shannon Schrammel

Extremely kind and accommodating. Met all our family’s needs and over and above. Their price cannot be beat. The men who picked up my family member were very respectful. Overall a great experience with such a difficult time. Thank you Mesa Mortuary

Bern Shockly

When my father passed I called Michael in my search for services, he was kind and compassionate, offered the information that we needed to help us make our decision on services. I would definitely recommend calling them.

Lonnie Metz

Nobody wants to leave a review when they lose someone.I wanted to share my experience with Michael and his Family at Mesa Mortuary.My Dad and I went to make Pre Arrangements for my Stepmother Diana.As fate would have it she passed late the next Morning.Around 3:00 Am Michael made all the Arrangements, met us at Hospice and helped us through one of the most difficult times in our life.He was there from beginning till now.Still weeks after her departure he still calls to check on us and to see how were doing and if we need anything.He was there to help us with all the affairs.He even said many of my Stepmothers favorite Verses from the Bible.if you are looking for fancy Marble Floors and Chandeliers it might not be the right choice for you,but if you are looking for someone who is caring, sincere ,compassionate and will be there from beginning to the end to help you through your loss then you won't regret calling Michael.

Rodney Jordan

Dear Michel & Family,

Thank you for allowing us to use your home for a wonderful and honorable last tribute to our beloved Brian.
You did a masterful job on Brian. I was thrilled. I got to see him as he was.
Thank you from the depths of my soul.

Terri Talmadge Boettcher

Thank you for everything you have done for our family. Our Dad looked amazing and very much at peace. We definitely appreciate all that you did to help and support us during that time of need. Thank you.

Kelcee Bland and Family

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