Center, Connecticut

Holmes Funeral Home

Where Personal Consideration Is A Tradition

Holmes Funeral Home

400 Main St
Manchester, CT 06040
(860) 643­2441
Holmes Funeral Home, Funeral Homes, Services, Manchester, Connecticut

When you lose a loved one, you deserve to be surrounded by people who support you. That’s why the experienced funeral home directors at Holmes Funeral Home in Manchester, CT, offer the personalized, compassionate assistance you need throughout your journey.

For over 85 years, the caring team at Holmes Funeral Home has been creating beautiful, meaningful memorial and funeral services for the Manchester community. Their full-service funeral home treats all clients as members of the family, providing individualized support. These professionals understand you’re going through a difficult time, and they are committed to being there when you need them. To achieve this, they remain open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Whether you have an emergency request or simply need someone to talk to, they’re only a phone call away.

When you choose Holmes Funeral Home, you will receive reliable support you can trust. You also will benefit from vital grief support services, stress-free funeral arrangement, and the celebration of a beautiful life. From providing trusted cremation services to making efficient, considerate memorial arrangements, the funeral directors at Holmes Funeral Home will expertly take care of every detail so you can focus on your loved ones. This funeral home also offers pre-arrangement services so you can ease the burden for your family down the road.

For the support you deserve during a difficult time, look no further than Manchester’s best funeral home. To learn more, call a friendly professional at Holmes Funeral Home at (860) 643-2441 or visit their website.

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