Funeral and Memorial Services

We offer a range of personalized services to help you honor and celebrate the life of your loved one, while meeting your family’s personal and financial needs. We encourage families to have a gathering of some type, as coming together in grief allows family and friends a space to share stories, connect with and comfort one another, and begin the healing process as a community.

A funeral director can help guide you through your options and help you plan a meaningful service customized to the personality and passions of your loved one.

Funeral & Memorial Services

We can help you plan a traditional funeral service in one of our chapels or a venue of your choosing. We can also take care of all the details of planning a memorial service or celebration of life here at our funeral home or another location. Whatever your preference, your loved one’s services can be tailored to reflect their unique personality.

Person laying hand on a casket.


The choice of burial creates a permanent place for family and friends to pay their respects and reflect upon a life for generations to come. We can help you select a permanent resting place and personalized marker.

Funeral flowers by a cremation urn.


Cremation services can be combined with any of our funeral or memorial services. Visit our cremation services page to learn more.

Headstones in a cemetery.

Graveside Service

Services are held at the cemetery and allow family and friends to be present as their loved one is transferred to his or her final disposition through ground burial or entombment.

Individuals crossing arms at funeral visitation.


A visitation (or viewing, wake or calling hours) gives family and friends the opportunity to pay their respects and offer sympathy to the family while the deceased is present in an open casket.

Funeral Resources:

The Value of Traditional Burial and a Permanent Resting Place

Having a grave to visit can promote healing and provide comfort.

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Things to Think About When Planning a Funeral

We hope to help you create an experience that can begin the healing process.

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Some Common Questions For Funeral Directors

Here are some common questions about funerals.

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Traditions In Our Community Through The Years

For us, the funeral has always been about family.

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