Gerald W. Vickery Jr Funeral Home and Cremation Services
Hello, and welcome to our website. If you are grieving the lossof a loved one, we understand that the additional burden of making funeralarrangements can be overwhelming. There are many decisions to make and detailsto attend to. We at Gerald W. Vickery, Jr. Funeral Home hope to ease thisburden and wish to be your choice in funeralhomes.
If you like, contact us any time ofday or night and we will answer your questions and address your concerns aboutfuneral planning. Or feel free to take your time and explore the extensiveresources on our website in the privacy of your own home.
Every person and family needs to begin the healing process intheir own way. Therefore, we offer funeral services in all areas to suitanyone’s desires. We offer traditionalfuneral services, which usually include visitation with viewing if desired,a funeral service the next day followed by burial. Burials sometimes involve embalmingwhich we can perform and advise you on.
We will prepare and clean the body,dress your loved one in clothes you may choose, and make sure the body looksnatural and peaceful for the viewing, if choosing an open casket visitation. Weoffer a wide choice of caskets in avariety of materials and finishes. Many have custom options available as well.One of our models is sure to fit your needs and tastes.
Cremations are conducted with the utmost dignity and respect,and we put our standards in writing for you to review and verify. We have manydifferent styles of urns to choosefrom so your loved one’s remains will be stored properly and respectfully. Wecan offer funeral services to accompany the cremation, or any type of tribute desired. Some families choose toscatter ashes, others to bury them. There are other options as well which wewill be more than happy to discuss with you. If the deceased is a veteran, we have special services andtributes to honor their service to our country. A flag folding ceremony isconducted, where the folded flag is presented to the family or next of kin. Amemorial service is conducted that is comprised of at least two members of thearmed forces, and Taps is played. We offer help with any Veterans Administrationpaperwork, including for a special headstone and burial arrangements ifapplicable.
We will help you with items that can be confusing or difficult to deal with, such as social security paperwork and qualifications. Information about our grief support services is available as well as a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
For friends and family of the deceased, we offer the ability to send flowers directly from our website. They can also send condolences such as gifts of food or sympathy cards. Obituaries are available and notice of updates can be received by subscribing to an email list.
We serve all of Bradford County, PA including Sayre, Athens, Towanda, Canton, Troy, South, Waverly, Greens Landing, Wyalusing, Rome, and Le Raysville.
If there is any item of ourprofessional services or facilitiesthat you are not completely satisfied with,there is no charge for that item. We take the risk out of selecting a funeral home.
What the Families We Serve Say...
Dan and staff were very kind and understanding throughout the whole process. We appreciated the extra time we needed to say our goodbyes.