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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

We'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.

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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

Lobby 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

Our 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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At Dignity Memorial, we take our promises seriously. That’s why we offer a 100% service guarantee. We strive to get every detail right the first time, every time. If for some reason we don’t and you’re dissatisfied with any aspect of your service, we will remedy it quickly and fully.

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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

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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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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.

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Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

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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.

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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.

Learn More
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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.

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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.

"Our families have used your funeral home for several of our beloved family members over many years. We have always found your staff to be kind, caring, helpful, and professional during one of the most difficult times in our lives. This is the reason we keep coming back to you to help us make our loved one's final arrangements. Thank you for the wonderful services you provide."

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March 2021

"James Hammer and his team were exceptional in every area of their business."

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March 2021

"Eveything at this very hard time was so beautiful. Everyone was very sincere and comforting.. our mom who passed away unrecognizable was made to look beautiful which meant a lot to us. The whole staff was amazing and we thank them very much"

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March 2021

"James Hammer is a Godsend"

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February 2021

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Upcoming Events

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

22 April

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