Funeral and cremation

Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home

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Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home has provided funeral and cremation services to East Amherst and western New York communities for generations. With a long history of professional, compassionate care, the team at Dengler, Roberts, Perna continues to uphold a tradition of excellence in funeral service for their friends and neighbors.




Our Difference

When planning a funeral, you should feel confident in your funeral provider. The Dignity Memorial family of funeral homes, crematories and cemeteries is backed by the largest network of funeral providers in North America. We are proud to offer valuable services to families that only we can offer. Learn more about the Dignity Difference.

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Free Funeral Planning Resources

Funeral planning can seem overwhelming. These guides can help you every step of the way—from choosing between traditional burial planning and cremation, designing a religious ceremony or a celebration of life, and deciding on cemetery property or filing for veteran's benefits.

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Welcoming facility, caring staff

Service room at Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home Our stately red brick funeral home on Transit Road in East Amherst is convenient for those who live in Amherst, Clarence, Clarence Center, Getzville and Harris Hill. Our funeral and cremation services are designed to help you through one of the more challenging stages of life. Our caring team members guide you through the process of honoring your loved one in a unique and personal way.

Whether you choose a simple cremation with a scattering attended by only close friends and family; a full traditional funeral with hundreds of guests; or an elaborate celebration with live music, symbolic flowers and fitting mementos, our associates handle every little detail.

Modern funeral options

Dengler, Roberts, Perna serves people of all backgrounds—respecting a range of faiths, customs, traditions and lifestyles—and offers a caring heart and patient, compassionate direction during a difficult time. As a modern funeral provider, we are prepared to assist you with everything from writing an obituary and creating a multimedia tribute.

As a member of the Dignity Memorial® network, Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home is determined to exceed your expectations and give you not only the warm, familiar attention you expect from a locally operated business, but also the value you deserve by way of the largest network of funeral, burial, cremation and cemetery service providers in North America.

Please contact us if you need immediate assistance or would like more information about our services. We are here for you anytime.


Sitting area at Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral HomeGeorge J. Roberts and Sons Funeral Home was founded in 1927 by George J. Roberts Sr. on the west side of Buffalo, where it remained for more than 20 years. His son, George Jr., moved the business to 2400 Main St. in 1948. The Main Street facility continued operation under the leadership of George's other sons, G. Brian Roberts and Gary M. Roberts, until 2001, when the funeral home was relocated to Delaware Avenue in Kenmore.

The current facility, located on Transit Road in East Amherst, was newly built in 1996 by G. Brian Roberts to provide quality, personalized service to East Amherst communities. Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home is centrally located to conveniently serve the families of Amherst, Clarence, Clarence Center, Getzville and Harris Hill. This large, modern facility offers a warm, welcoming environment that is tastefully appointed with off-street parking for 100 cars.