Funeral and cremation

James Funeral Home

How may we help you?

At James Funeral Home, we are pleased to be a leading funeral home in the Massapequa and Long Island community. Since our founder, James Romanelli, opened our doors in 1959, hundreds of Massapequa, North Massapequa, Massapequa Park, Farmingdale, Amityville and Seaford families have chosen our funeral home to care for their loved ones. Our reputation for providing funeral services tailored to meet each family’s specific needs and expectations, coupled with our years of experience and commitment to ethical service, makes us one of the most respected funeral homes in Massapequa.






Our Difference

When planning a funeral, you should feel confident in your funeral provider. The Dignity Memorial family of funeral homes, crematories and cemeteries is backed by the largest network of funeral providers in North America. We are proud to offer valuable services to families that only we can offer. Learn more about the Dignity Difference.

  • benefits-transferability

    National plan transferability

  • benefits-planningguide

    Personal Planning Guide

  • benefits-onlineobituary

    Free online obituary

  • benefits-priceprotection

    Price protection

  • benefits-veterans

    Experts in honoring veterans

  • benefits-travelrelocation

    Away from home protection

  • benefits-col

    Celebration of life

  • benefits-griefline

    Compassion help line

  • benefits-serviceguarantee

    100% Dignity Service Guarantee

Recent Obituaries


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.

There was a problem submitting the form, please try again.


Our facility and services

Chapel at James Funeral HomeOur modern facility was built in 1958 by founder James Romanelli and opened 1 year later. To meet the diverse needs of the Massapequa community, we offer a wide range of funeral services with personalized options, including advanced planning for final arrangements as well as granite and bronze memorials.

Our hospitality room serves as a place where you can gather with friends and family to socialize and spend more times with your guests. We are also happy to arrange for any catering needs through a 3rd-party caterer. Additionally, tables with linen tablecloths are available. Plus, we have free Wi-Fi.

We Honor Veterans level 4 badge We Honor Veterans

At James 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.

We’ll be there for you in your time of need

Our sincere, compassionate service has become the hallmark of our business. Our staff of qualified professionals and our strong reputation has made us the place that Massapequa and Long Island-area families turn to in their time of need. Please contact us if you need immediate assistance, or if you would like more information about our funeral and cremation services.