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Patience-Montgomery Funeral Home has been honored to serve the Jackson, Michigan community since 1922. Throughout our history, we've offered funeral and cremation services that honor family traditions with dignity and respect.

Let's celebrate life

Located in south-central Michigan, we proudly offer care and compassion to families of all backgrounds, cultures and religions. We know losing a loved one is a difficult experience, and our funeral home team welcomes you with warmth and comfort. We strive to plan memorable and meaningful tributes that celebrate a person's passions and personality.

Our team can find inspiration almost anywhere. Whether it's a beloved song, a lifelong passion or a favorite hobby, we take the elements that make a person unique and string them together to create a singular memorial. Our caring associates will also help you create personal obituaries, mementos and other keepsakes to treasure for years.

Trusted funeral provider

Whether you have an immediate need or wish to make arrangements in advance, all of us at Patience-Montgomery Funeral Home will be there for you during every step of the funeral planning process. As a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers, we provide compassionate care and personalized service as well as exclusive benefits and amenities.

Please call us for any reason at all. We're here for you day and night.


Patience Funeral Home was founded in 1922 by John C. Patience. After John's death in 1931, the funeral home became Patience-Manausa Funeral Home. In 1937, Edward H. Montgomery took over ownership, and the name changed to Patience-Montgomery Funeral Home.







At Dignity Memorial, we take our promises seriously. That’s why we offer a 100% service guarantee. We strive to get every detail right the first time, every time. If for some reason we don’t and you’re dissatisfied with any aspect of your service, we will remedy it quickly and fully.

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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.

"My Brother Tony Lee Griffin Death Was Unexpected and I was so torn Mr.Christopher assured Me and Ny Family that all needs would be met and he was constantly in touch with me from start to finish I don't think that I would have made it safely Traveling back and forth had it not been for the Director Mr.Christopher and The Staff @ Patience Montgomery Funeral Home You Made Our Grieving Process Alot Easier and Me and My Family Thank You Yours Truly Geraldine Tate."

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September 2020

"It seems that most of our friends and family members that were not catholic went to Burden,thus the wife said that's where she wanted to go.I agreed with her,and was very satisfied with the whole experience. They met my every need in my time of sorrow."

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June 2020

"Great experience at Patience Montgomery during a difficult time. Gave us several options that fit our needs and made sure everything was exactly right. Tim is super to work with"

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March 2020

"Patience-Montgomery's process was flawless from beginning to end."

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December 2019

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