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WELCOME TO First Avenue Funeral Services


A Full Service Funeral Home Designed To Help You Ease Your Pain

Welcome to First Avenue Funeral Service, Inc. Our professional and caring funeral home staff takes pride in providing the highest quality and affordable funeral planning and cremation services that meet the special needs of all families we service. 

We offer a complete range of quality services and are experienced at honoring many faiths and customs. We invite you to contact us with your questions, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and we are glad to arrange a tour of our elegant facilities. 

It is our goal to support you through every step of your arrangements and to pay tribute to the special memory of your loved one.

To put you at ease during this difficult time, First Avenue Funeral Services provides the following funeral planning assistance and information: 

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Here are some specific services we provide:

  • Procuring the death certificate and burial or cremation permit
  • Coordinate service details with church and clergy
  • Writing and placing classified death notices in newspapers
  • Assistance in composing obituaries
  • Coordinating all the arrangements regarding burial space with cemetery
  • Coordinating floral designs for families and friends
  • Providing pallbearers, when requested
  • Providing benefits assistance in completing forms for Social Security, insurance, Veterans’ benefits, pensions and notary public service
  • Offering complete selection of caskets, burial vaults, urns, and clothing
  • Complete selection of personalized prayer cards and acknowledgment stationery
  • Coordinating cemetery monuments, grave markers and engravings
  • Arranging for cremation services, if desired
  • Keepsakes and Urns

In addition to professional, courteous and understanding service, our funeral home also provides additional value with these enhancing services.

  • Dedicated to serving all faiths
  • Providing traditional, memorial and cremation services
  • Funeral pre-planning services available
  • Easy access from all major travel routes
  • Providing supportive aftercare information and referral to community services
  • Numerous Funeral Directors Licensed through out the entire Eastern seaboard working on premise
  • Central to all major churches, synagogues and cemeteries
  • Large national and international network of affiliations offering out-of-town arrangements 



“My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return.”

Maya Angelou


SEND FLOWERS

Order flowers from local florists to be sent directly to the service.

GRIEF SUPPORT

Helpful resources to guide you through the loss of a loved one.

PRE-PLANNING

Express your wishes now and help to ease the burden on your loved ones.

FREQUENT QUESTIONS

Making arrangements for a funeral often results in many questions.



Honoring our Veterans




The basic Military Funeral Honors (MFH) ceremony consists of the folding and presentation of the United States flag to the veterans' family and the playing of Taps. The ceremony is performed by a funeral honors detail consisting of at least two members of the Armed Forces.

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