- Piano/organ on site
- Reserved veteran parking
- Coffee lounge
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
- Option for home delivery of ashes
Option for mail delivery of ashes
Sent through postal mail service, signature required.
Arrangements by phone or email
Complete funeral planning, including electronic signature, without needing a funeral home visit
Tribute video production
Services available to create a tribute video for the service or obituary from photos and videos.
- Popular music selections
- Overnight visitations
- Catholic cemetery section
Free Funeral Planning Resources
Funeral planning can seem overwhelming. These guides can help you every step of the way—from choosing between traditional burial planning and cremation, designing a religious ceremony or a celebration of life, and deciding on cemetery property or filing for veteran's benefits.
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Well-appointed funeral home facility
Large, spacious and well maintained, our funeral home facility is equipped to handle all of your needs. In addition to a traditional chapel that has pew-style seating and beautiful stained-glass windows, we also have a lobby, visitation room and reception room—all of which are designed to feel welcoming and comforting.
Personalized funeral service
Every person lives a unique journey, therefore, at Arch L. Heady and Son Funeral Home and Cremation Services, we believe no funerals should be alike. Our top priority is to create one-of-a-kind tributes that families will remember and cherish forever. From photographs and music to mementos and catered meals, there are countless ways to celebrate a loved one’s life. Even the smallest personal touch can make a big impact.
Committed to serving Louisville families
We are proud to be a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers. When you choose Arch L. Heady and Son Funeral Home and Cremation Services, you not only receive the compassionate care you expect from a Louisville-operated establishment, but also the value and amenities you deserve from North America’s largest network of funeral home and cemetery service providers.
Originally built in 1957 in the Okolona neighborhood of Louisville, the business was acquired by Arch L. Heady and Son in 1963 and became the Arch L. Heady and Son Funeral Home and Cremation Service that same year.
Decades of service
Providing reputable service to the Louisville area since the beginning, we joined the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers in 1998, providing even more services to our community. At Arch L. Heady and Son Funeral Home and Cremation Services, we continue to lead and innovate while maintaining a high quality of service.
You are welcome to visit us at 8519 Preston Highway in Okolona to meet our team and tour our beautiful funeral home. Please contact us if you need immediate assistance or if you would like more information about our funeral and cremation services.
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