Funeral and cremation

Covell Funeral Home

How may we help you?

At Covell Funeral Home, we are dedicated to serving families from all backgrounds, cultures and beliefs who reside in and around Elk Rapids, Michigan.





Our Difference

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

  • Your loved one never leaves our care

  • Free online obituary

  • Price protection

  • Experts in honoring veterans

  • Away from home protection

  • Celebration of life

  • Compassion help line

  • Perpetual cemetery care

Recent Obituaries


Full range of funeral services

All of our services are designed to help you through one of the most personal and challenging stages of life. At Covell Funeral Home, we understand that losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience, and are committed to providing compassionate care, professional and personal service.

Our associates are especially skilled at creating one-of-a-kind memorials that celebrate a person's passions, individuality and personality. Whether it's a cherished poem, a favorite color or a lifelong hobby, we take all of the things that make a person unique and string them together to create an unforgettable tribute. For instance, for the loved one who spent every weekend sailing on Elk Lake, imagine adorning the chapel with nautical flags and displaying his regatta trophies. With our professional catering service, we could even have a catered seafood dinner. Was she an amazing painter? Envision transforming the funeral home into a gallery and showcasing her beautiful art. We could serve light appetizers and refreshments. 

Whether you wish to arrange for a traditional funeral service, plan to have a large gathering or would like a more intimate service, our associates will work with you one-on-one to ensure all of your wishes and needs are met.

Planning in advance

At Covell Funeral Home, we also recognize that funeral arrangements and associated expenses can be overwhelming. In addition to assisting during your immediate time of need, our funeral directors specialize in working with families to plan your final arrangements in advance. By preparing these details ahead of time, you provide a sense of relief, peace of mind and comfort for your loved ones while ensuring your wishes are met to your specifications. We are here to discuss your funeral options should you wish to do so in advance.

Trusted provider

As a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers, we offer the compassionate care you expect from a locally operated establishment as well as the value and benefits you deserve. Whether you wish to plan your funeral arrangements in advance or have an immediate need, our experienced associates are ready to assist you through the process.

We're here to serve you

Please contact our Elk Rapids funeral home if you need immediate assistance, would like to tour our facility or would like information about our products and services.

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