Since 1928, McLeod Mortuary has provided services — including more recently services — to people from all walks of life in Escondido and the surrounding San Diego community. Throughout that time, our offerings have evolved to reflect the needs of families. However, the funeral home’s commitment to care for those who have lost loved ones, with dignity and respect, has remained.
- Catered Receptions
- Funeral Celebrants
- Event Space
- Multicultural Funerals
Personalized funeral services
Our historic adobe building on East Valley Parkway is a comfortable place to plan a memorial. It has a beautiful chapel with stained-glass windows and an exposed-beam ceiling; the chapel seats up to 120 guests for a funeral service. Whether your family is seeking a large with a casket viewing and a reception afterward or a small cremation service followed by an intimate toast, our caring professionals are experienced in designing memorials that deeply reflect a loved one's life.
Each person is special, and a unique life deserves a . Our funeral directors specialize in creating one-of-a-kind tributes that celebrate a person’s interests and individuality. They are practiced at finding inspiration in a hobby, passion, style or song and using it to inform a service like no other. From favorite foods and themed decor to preferred colors and personalized takeaways, we will do our very best to help you plan a fitting, memorable tribute.
We also handle details such as writing an obituary, coordinating pallbearers and arranging music. And the funeral home will prepare and file the death certificate and request copies for you.
Affordable cremation services
We believe cremation should be about memories, not high prices. is important in certain religions and cultures, but regardless of cultural or religious affiliations, more and more families are choosing cremation over other options. Our funeral home partners with a locally-owned and operated crematorium and provides several options for cremation services. for cremation.
Committed to caring for your family
Coping with the death of a family member or friend isn’t easy, but when you choose a , we pledge to help you plan a fitting funeral service and ease the burden of a hard time, so that you can be with friends and family when you need them most. Please contact us if you need or if you would like more information about planning funeral services in advance. We are here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
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"Provided the services our family needed in a very professional way."
"Extremely caring for the family. Very helpful to our needs and options. Thank heavens for the experience and knowledgeable insight. We all felt very comfortable and I will always know I have a frie)..."See More
"Staff was great!"
"All went very well the day of the funeral. One misunderstanding was the invitation at the end for last goodbye not offered. Casket closing was pretty rough. I should have been given a rehearsal."