Iebri Payan, age 60 of Grand Junction, CO, passed away on Saturday, March 26, 2022. Iebri was born on May 23, 1961, in Alamosa, CO. He attended Marsh School through grade 4, Bill Metz Elementary grades 5-6, and Monte Vista High School through grade 10. He was a former Healthcare Maintenance Worker and enjoyed reading his bible, writing, and visiting with family and friends where he always had something to give them.
Iebri was preceded in death by his parents, Gerardo Payan and Lillian Sandoval Payan; and his little baby sister, Debrah Payan.
He is survived by his brothers, Hiram Payan, Lake City, UT and Gerardo Payan, Jr., Mexico; his sisters, Geraldine Archuleta of Grand Junction, CO, Lily Payan of Grand Junction, CO, Wanda Leslie of Grand Junction, CO, Nadine Gerrard of Grand Junction, CO, Elva Padilla of Delta, CO, and Jackie (Jacobed) Payan of Denver, CO; and also 8 nieces and 4 nephews.
A visitation will be held at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary, Grand Junction, CO on Thursday, March 31, 2022, from 4-7pm. A memorial service will be held at Strohmayer’s Funeral Home, Monte Vista, CO on Saturday, April 2, 2022, at 12pm. Burial will follow in the Union Workers Cemetery in Monte Vista, CO.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the family to assist with final expenses.