At the Joseph G. Duffy and M.J. Smith Sons Funeral Homes, we are proud to serve families in Park Slope, Windsor Terrace, Gowanus and the surrounding community of Brooklyn, New York.
Flexible event space
Facility is available to host your personal events
- Recently renovated
Flexible chapel space
Our chapel can be used for hosting your religious events
- Multiple chapels
- Monument and inscription services
Arrangements by phone and email
complete funeral planning without needing a funeral home visit
Tribute video production
Services available to create a tribute video for the service or obituary from photos and videos.
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
We want you to feel confident planning a funeral for yourself or a loved one. Here are some of the unique benefits we offer to help relieve your family of emotional and financial burdens.
National plan transferability
Personal Planning Guide
Free online obituary
Experts in honoring veterans
Away from home protection
Celebration of life
Compassion help line
100% Dignity Service Guarantee
Brooklyn funeral home since 1883
Joseph G. Duffy Funeral Home has been providing funeral services for Brooklyn, New York, since 1883. For more than a century, our commitment has remained unchanged and yet, our funeral home has always responded to the changing needs of our Brooklyn community.
All of our services are designed to help you through one of the most personal and challenging stages of life. We understand losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience, and at Joseph G. Duffy and M.J. Smith Sons Funeral Homes, we are committed to helping you with compassionate, professional and personal service.
We Honor Veterans
At Joseph G. Duffy, we understand the unique needs of America’s veterans and their families. As a Level Four Founding Community Partner with We Honor Veterans, we are honored to serve our nation’s heroes and take this responsibility seriously. We have taken steps to ensure our staff is knowledgeable of all the benefits available to military veterans and their families.
In addition, we host community events annually in honor of our veterans and work closely with local veterans organizations. With respect, integrity and dignity, we will walk you through the steps of creating a veteran’s memorial service that truly honors the life and sacrifice of your loved one.
A trusted network for you
We are proud to be a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers. When you choose Joseph G. Duffy and M.J. Smith Sons Funeral Homes, you'll not only receive the compassionate care you expect from a locally-operated establishment, but also the value you deserve from the largest and most trusted network of funeral, cremation and memorialization providers.
Always here for you
We are conveniently located at 255 9th Street in Park Slope within walking distance of 4th Avenue/9th Street Station and several bus stops. Please contact us if you need immediate assistance, or if you would like more information about our funeral and cremation services. Our team is always here to help navigate you through the entire process.
"I found the staff efficient, compassionate and professional --- everything that was needed at the time."
Verified Cremation Customer
"A very sad experience was made easier to handle by funeral home."
Verified Cremation Customer
"The appearance of my aunt while she was in the coffin for viewing was the best i've ever seen in any funeral parlor. It was extremely pleasing to the eye."
Verified Burial & Memorial Service Customer