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Fairhaven Memorial Services, conveniently located in Mission Viejo, California, is committed to commemorating life and providing the highest quality funeral services to the families we are privileged to serve.

Whether you are making arrangements in advance or at the time of need, we are here to guide you every step of the way with compassionate, personalized and professional service. 

Compassionate staff

At Fairhaven Memorial Services, we understand that losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience. As a member of the Dignity Memorial network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers, all of our services are designed to help you through one of the most personal and challenging stages of life. Our team can help with the decisions and arrangements that make for a unique and meaningful remembrance, a loving reflection of the person's life.

Welcoming funeral home

Unique features at Fairhaven Memorial ServicesFrom the minute you step into our funeral home, it is our promise to make you feel at home. Our beautiful indoor and outdoor reception center allows families to create a memorial of your choose, conveniently gathering before or after a service to share food, drink and memories. Our chapel invokes Spanish-style architecture with large wooden beams, traditional pew seating and stained glass windows.

Personalized funerals

We also make it our mission to help families create personalized funeral and memorials. This approach keeps us open to traditional religious rites as well as contemporary gatherings that deeply reflect a person's life. Whether you want a basic cremation with cremation remains scattered in a personally meaningful place, a funeral at the funeral home with cemetery burial nearby, or a modern Life Well Celebrated® memorialization complete with live music and a special one-of-a-kind send-off, we are here to deliver. If you can imagine it, we will make it happen. 

Serving the community

Maintaining strong connections to the local community is also a key part of who we are. Our community outreach program includes free workshops, seminars and remembrance events intended to enhance the well-being of the southern Orange County area communities throughout the course of the year.

To honor veterans who have served our country in the Armed Forces, Fairhaven Memorial Services inscribes their name and branch of service on our Military Memorial Monument with a yearly unveiling on Veteran’s Day. 

We also support our local partners in care to provide free continuing education credit events for nurses, case managers, social workers, RCFE administrators, chaplains and fiduciaries.

Here for you

Lobby at Fairhaven Memorial ServicesThank you for considering Fairhaven Memorial Services for your funeral needs. Please contact us if you need immediate assistance, wish to tour our funeral home, or would like more information about our products and services. We are here for you. 


For over a century, Fairhaven has been dedicated to the care and service of Orange County families. Our tradition dates back to 1911, when local businessman Oliver Halsell founded Fairhaven Memorial Park and Mortuary in Santa Ana. We proudly continue our longstanding history of unwavering commitment to care by welcoming you to Fairhaven Memorial Services of Mission Viejo





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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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Interested in learning more? Call us at 949-380-8911 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.

"I gave the service is a thumbs up I was happy everything was good I recommend a place fairhaven"

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

November 2020

"Leslie was superb in everyway, including her excellent communication. Wonderful lady!!"

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

October 2020

"Thank you to the entire staff, everyone was very caring and made this is extremely difficult time as easy as possible."

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

October 2020

"Genoveva was my primary contact and she was efficient and understanding of my grief. Never having an experience like this, I needed some time and guidance to make decisions. No one at Fairhaven rushed me and allowed me grieving and decision time. They were helpful in pulling together a beautiful service which I would not have been able to do on my own. They help a lot with details that the family may not feel like handling at this emotional time. Jill Lloyd, Celebrant, was recommended by Fairhaven and she certainly put time and care into learning about my husband and added a lot to the service. I would also definitely recommend her."

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

September 2020

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