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The Melcher family and the team at Advantage Melcher Chapel of the Roses have provided compassionate and professional funeral and cremation care to families in Mesa, Arizona, since 1948. We know that losing a loved one is a difficult experience, and we want to make things a little easier by offering economical pricing and easy-to-understand packages.

The affordable Melcher mortuary

Chapel at  Advantage Melcher Chapel of the RosesLocated in Golden Grove, right off of East Main Street, Advantage – Melcher Roses provides distinctive service options to families from all backgrounds, cultures and faiths. Together, we are the difference. We do the right things for the right reasons. Every family has a different story and helping them is our core purpose. We’ll work with you to create a funeral or memorial service that’s expressive but not expensive.

Our modern funeral home can accommodate services large and small. With a spacious chapel and a gathering center, we can host catered events before or after a service. We can also arrange food and drinks, including kosher catering, so you can spend more time with friends and family and let us take care of the details.

Advantage offers an alternative to traditional funeral homes by making arrangements affordable and easy to understand, without sacrificing high quality or care. Our knowledgeable team will walk you through everything you need to know to choose the best options for you and your family.

Simplified options

To make a difficult time easier, Advantage offers straightforward burial and cremation options for a range of budgets in two simple steps. First, you’ll choose the type of service you want, and then select the products that best support that service. Options are clearly outlined for you—and there’s never any pressure to purchase more than you need. And, of course, you are always welcome to purchase services and merchandise a la carte from our General Price List.

Distinctive funerals and memorials

Our packages are designed to offer an authentic and affordable way to remember a loved one. Whether you want a traditional funeral at the funeral home with a burial at a cemetery nearby, a basic cremation or a more robust celebration of life, our expert team will work with you to create a simple but special remembrance. 

Cremation options

Urn outside on table with flowers around itNot everyone knows that there are many cremation options. If you’re interested in cremation, we can explain the process and the different memorialization choices, from urns to remembrance jewelry. Whether you’re interested in a simple cremation without a service, or a full-funeral service before or after the cremation, you can select from affordable options to meet your needs.

For families who choose the time-honored tradition, our full-service funeral home uses a crematory dedicated to our family of funeral providers. This allows us to have control of a cremation from start to finish.

Your loved one’s urn can be picked up at the funeral home, or someone from our team can deliver it to your home or send it to you by U.S. mail.

Making arrangements in advance

We know that making funeral or cremation arrangements can be overwhelming. In addition to assisting during your immediate time of need, our funeral directors specialize in working with families to plan final arrangements in advance. By preparing these details ahead of time, you provide peace of mind to your loved ones while outlining your personal wishes. You’ll also lock in today’s costs and avoid future price increases, which can help ease your family’s financial burden during an already stressful time. When you’re ready, we're here to discuss low-cost funerals and cremations, answer questions, and walk you through the advance-planning process.

We honor Veterans

We Honor Veterans level 4 badgeAt Advantage - Melcher Roses, 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’ve taken steps to ensure our staff is knowledgeable of all the benefits available to military veterans and their families. With respect and integrity, we’ll walk you through creating an affordable veteran’s memorial service that truly honors the life and sacrifice of your loved one. 

We’re here for you

Whether you have an immediate need or you’re planning in advance, our compassionate and knowledgeable team is ready to help. And with the Advantage Low-Price Guarantee, you’re assured that you’ll receive the highest quality service and merchandise available at the most economical price possible. Funeral and cremation arrangements can be made in person or by phone or email, so please contact the funeral home when you need us.

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Interested in learning more? Call us at 480-964-4537 to request a custom quote.

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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.

"Very professional and empathetic"

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October 2020

"The death of my daughter was completely unexpected and so we had no plans in place. Melcher was suggested by a friend who had engaged them for a previous service. Hope, our liaison, was gracious and generous of spirit. She honored our requests and brought peace to the experience we were thrown into because of an unbelievably unexpected death."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Burial & Memorial Service Customer

September 2020

"The representative who helped us guided us step by step at all times. He maintained communication with us and the treatment and service was exceptional. They treated us with great respect. Everyone is very friendly."

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August 2020

"I felt I was in great hands. I was always guided in the right direction. The needs of my family and I were always put first. Great people & even better service."

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July 2020

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