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Frederick Funeral Home has served families in Queens since the 1930s, when the Passarella family opened its first funeral home location in Corona. Today, we uphold a tradition of compassionate care that spans more than 8 decades, and we are here to guide you through every step of memorializing your loved one.

A neighbor and neighborhood institution

Front Exterior at Frederick Funeral HomeOccupying a full city block on Northern Boulevard in Flushing, Frederick Funeral Home can’t be missed. We’ve been in the same location since the 1960s and have played a vital role in the lives of thousands of Queens families.

We can be easily accessed from major highways including Clearview Expressway and Long Island Expressway, as well as public transportation and the Long Island Railroad. Parking is plentiful in our corner lot, and the building is not only handicapped accessible but also includes an elevator.

Our large funeral home is a flexible space that can easily adapt to your family’s needs. Every service is specifically tailored to the wishes of your family, and the people we serve are as diverse as the colorful neighborhoods of Queens itself. From the moment you walk through the doors and into our lobby with the sweeping marble staircase, you will feel welcome.

Highly experienced team

The associates at Frederick Funeral Home in Flushing have more than 100 years of combined experience. Members of our team have lived in Queens and served at the funeral home for 3 decades or longer. We are your trusted friends and neighbors, and there’s no one better to care for you in a difficult time. Several team members are bilingual, and each and every one of us is dedicated to celebrating lives in unique and personalized ways.

Caring, personalized funeral services

Lobby at Frederick Funeral HomeBy working closely with you and asking insightful questions, we discover your loved one through the stories you share. A personal eulogy, thematic decorations, a special song or thoughtful keepsakes all may be part of a memorable funeral service.

This approach keeps us open to traditional religious rites as well as contemporary events. Whether you want a basic cremation with cremated remains scattered in a personally meaningful place, a service at the funeral home with cemetery burial or a memorial followed by fellowship in a neighborhood restaurant, we are happy to facilitate.

Maybe your brother was a hunter or your sister was a tennis player. Maybe your father was passionate about classic cars or your mother performed on Broadway. Whatever the case may be, we bring these unique details together to create a singular, heartfelt memorial.

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At Frederick 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.

Here for you

Frederick Funeral Home is a member of the Dignity Memorial® network. As part of North America's largest group of funeral, burial, cremation and cemetery providers, we give you not only the friendly, familiar care you expect from a locally operated establishment, but also the value you deserve.

Please contact us if you need immediate assistance or would like additional information regarding our services.


The Passarella family opened Frederick Funeral Home in Corona in the mid-1930s. In 1961, the family expanded the business with a second Frederick Funeral Home location in Flushing.

Fred Passarella retired in 2012, and Frederick Funeral Home became part of the Dignity Memorial network.

Through the years, Frederick Funeral Home has served thousands of Queens families with an experienced team that has dedicated their careers to upholding the traditions established by Fred and his family.

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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.

"I was not told when I was there that cremated remains can only be picked up between 9:00 and 5:00. I am back at work and now have to wait till Saturday to get them. They called me on Monday to tell me they are there. This is causing me a lot of stress."

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December 2020

"If you want people who care, then Fredericks is your place. They give you time to put your finances together. They are wonderful."

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November 2020

"Having a loved one die is a very difficult process. It is a time when you need a very empathetic team to guide you through the process. At every point, the Lucille, Lorraine and the rest of the team at Fredericks were exceptionally caring, helpful and professional. I knew shortly after meeting them that everything would be taken care of seamlessly. And it truly was. I highly recommend them."

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November 2020

"The team was compassionate, comforting and very experienced. Start to finish it was an easy and successful process. The funeral Home was also very clean and cozy"

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November 2020

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