About

Claude R. Boyd - Caratozzolo Funeral Home has been proudly serving families in Deer Park, New York, and the surrounding Long Island community for more than 50 years.

Complete funeral and cremation services

Chapel at Claude R. Boyd - Caratozzolo Funeral HomeWe're proud to be a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral and cremation service providers. Our professional, qualified team at Claude R. Boyd - Caratozzolo Funeral Home is dedicated to serving families of all faiths and backgrounds with dignity and compassion. As part of our commitment to fulfill the needs of our Deer Park area families, we offer complete funeral and cremation services, including assistance with obituaries, floral needs, video memorials and options for planning ahead.

WHV 2020 - Level 4We honor veterans

At Claude R. Boyd - Caratozzolo Funeral Home, 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.

Let's celebrate life

Chapel at Claude R. Boyd - Caratozzolo Funeral HomeEvery person's life is unique—and deserved to be celebrated in a unique way. Our team plans one-of-a-kind memorials by taking all of the things that a loved one enjoyed, such as a treasured poem, favorite hobby or even a signature style, and stringing them together to create a singular, heartfelt tribute.

We can find inspiration almost anywhere. Did he spend his weekends hitting the links? We can arrange to have a putting green in the chapel and give each guest a personalized golf ball. Did she have a green thumb? We can showcase her prize-winning plants and provide customized seed packets for all who attend.

Whether you prefer a traditional funeral service, a small gathering of close family and friends or an imaginative celebration of life, we'll take care of every detail.

Visit our funeral home

Lobby at Claude R. Boyd - Caratozzolo Funeral HomeOur beautifully decorated funeral home in Deer Park is warm and comfortable with spacious chapels. It is also wheelchair accessible and offers ample parking. We invite you to tour our funeral home and meet our caring team. Please contact Claude R. Boyd - Caratozzolo Funeral Home if you have an immediate need, or if you would like more information about our funeral and cremation services.

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An experience like no other, carefully crafted by our caring planning team.

Plan a Simple Cremation

Simple can still mean exceptional. Let us show you how.

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Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

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Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

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Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

Bouquet of flowers on a cemetery

Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

Learn More
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Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

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Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES
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Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

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Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our Washelli locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES
Bouquet of flowers on a cemetery

Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

Learn More
Vintage photos scattered

Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES

Ratings & Reviews

Verified Customer Reviews

Since 2005, many of our customers have taken the time to tell us how we did each year via our Voice of the Customer program. Our star ratings and comments from families come directly from these surveys.

"The funeral home is very pleasant comfortable and easily accessible, no steps. And the staff was professional, kind and comforting."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Burial & Memorial Service Customer

November 2021

"If your reading this, my condolences on your loss. I can't begin to tell you that you've landed on the right place to take care of you. I cant express enough my gratitude to everyone there"

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November 2021

"I received excellent personalized service. James Caratozzola showed concern and LISTENED to what I had to say. I tell everyone on a scale of 1-10 I wish I could have rated the service I received by ALL at the Claude R. Boyd-Caratozzola Funeral Home at 110."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Cremation & Memorial Service Customer

October 2021

"Choosing Boyd for my mom was the best choice I could have made. Every aspect of the experience, from initial contact through the final moments was exemplary. They went above and beyond my expectations. I was very nervous about the whole responsibility until I spoke to James at Boyd."

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October 2021

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Upcoming Events

We cherish the community we serve and invite you to join us for our upcoming events.

19 December

Holiday Remembrance Service & Tree Lighting

11:00 AM Claude R. Boyd/Caratozzolo Funeral Home 1785 Deer Park Ave Deer Park, NY 11729-5206 GET DIRECTIONS