About

American Heritage Funeral Home has provided families in the Houston area with compassionate funeral and cremation services since 1995. With modern facilities and an experienced staff, we specialize in personalized traditional funerals and contemporary celebrations of life.

Start With a Story

at American Heritage Funeral HomeHouston has been recognized as the most diverse city in the United States. People in the Bayou City come from all walks of life—and American Heritage Funeral Home welcomes families of every cultural background. Our expert team is well-educated in the customs and rituals important to those of the Protestant, Jewish, Islamic, Buddhist and Hindu faiths, as well as the Hispanic and Asian cultures.

When you work with us to create a funeral or memorial, we focus on your special loved one and the preferences of your family. Paint us a picture of a personality, passions and pursuits, and we will create a fitting tribute to be remembered by all who attend. With your ideas and our planning expertise, we can fulfill almost any final wish. Whether it’s a gridiron theme for the biggest football fan or beach lover’s tribute decorated with sand and seashells, the celebration of a lifetime begins here. 

Serving Military Families, Veterans and First Responders

Unique features at American Heritage Funeral HomeIn 2002, American Heritage Funeral Home was chosen to lead the Homeless Veterans Burial Program for the Dignity Memorial® network. Through this program, we provide honorable military funeral services for homeless veterans without family. In the years since we began the program, we have coordinated with Houston National Cemetery to ensure that homeless veterans are buried with the respect and dignity they deserve.

However, caring for homeless veterans is just part of our dedication to military families. We design funeral and memorial services appropriate for veterans and active-duty personnel from all branches of the U.S. armed forces. Among the special services we offer is a horse-drawn Civil War caisson. We also have a strong relationship with the Patriot Guard Riders.

We also highly value our community’s first responders. We consider it a privilege to work with the families of area police officers and firefighters, including the Houston Fire Department Honor Guard, to plan funerals and memorials of the highest standards.

Your Trusted Provider

As a member of the Dignity Memorial network, American Heritage Funeral Home gives you the warm, familiar attention you expect from a locally owned business as well as the benefits you expect from North America's largest network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers.

We are always here for you. Please call us if you have an immediate need, wish to make arrangements in advance or would like to learn more about funeral and cremation services in Houston.

Amenities

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Religious & Cultural

Other Languages Spoken

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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.

"The kindness and professionalism by Brandy and her staff made a difficult time more bearable than I could have imagined. They made sure the service was exactly what we wanted and handled every detail for us. It was perfect, more than we expected."

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June 2021

"The funeral directors and personnel at American Heritage Funeral Home provided a memorable service for my dad. They showed compassion and organized the entire service in a meaningful and professional manner. Trevor, Brandi, and Riliegh were very patient and understanding regarding the needs of our family. They truly arranged the service that honored my father from visitation to interment. I am grateful for their service at American Heritage Funeral Home and how they treated us."

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May 2021

"Extremely courteous and professional. They did everything they could to help."

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April 2021

"The horse drawn carriage was really very nice. I had not seen that before. A friend used your services and told me to be sure and do that, that is was beautiful and it was. My husband was a very special man and he served 23 yrs 7 months in the Air Force. A great man"

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