Rock Funeral Home in New Bedford, Massachusetts, has helped families plan funeral and memorial services for more than 50 years. Throughout our history, we have expanded our funeral home and services to better meet the needs of our community.
Flexible event space
Facility is available to host your personal events
- Large capacity chapel
Celebration of Life center
Facility is designed for personalized funeral celebrations
- Recently renovated
Flexible chapel space
Our chapel can be used for hosting your religious events
- Multiple chapels
Option for mail delivery of ashes
Sent through postal mail service, signature required.
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
- Option for home delivery of ashes
Arrangements by phone or email
Complete funeral planning, including electronic signature, without needing a funeral home visit
- Catered events
Tribute video production
Services available to create a tribute video for the service or obituary from photos and videos.
- Audio and video equipment
Other Languages Spoken
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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A place of comfort
At Rock Funeral Home, we understand that losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience, and we are committed to providing compassionate care and professional and personal service. Our New Bedford funeral home is warm and welcoming, offering your family and guests a comfortable environment in which to reflect and remember. We are also fully handicap accessible with a newly added wheelchair lift in the center of the building.
We understand the stress of planning a service, especially after losing a loved one and welcome all families to honor their cherished people in ways that deeply reflect their memories and suit your needs. One way to do that is planning a funeral or service that celebrates life. This approach provides a family the flexibility to create something that truly represents their loved one's life.
We'll sit and listen to your stories—learning about passions, interests and hobbies—and turn those into a fitting tribute. We believe that every life should be well celebrated, and we'll help you every step of the way. With a focus on personal attention, we'll guide you through every detail, including obituaries, custom keepsakes, photo selection, video creation, and third-party catering options.
Local funeral care
As a locally operated funeral home in New Bedford, we treat each family as if it's our own. We remain dedicated to the Bristol County area, providing personal and affordable funeral services.
"The level of understanding and compassion the staff at Rock Funeral Home provided to our family will not be soon forgotten. We received a call on the one month anniversary of our beloved ones death to)..."See More
Verified Cremation Customer
"very respectful to the family..Made every effort to make us feel welcome and at ease. Bett was wonderful ..she let me know everything that was going on..her companion is exceptional during this time o)..."See More
Verified Burial Customer
"All the staff were very helpful through our stressful time."
"It was my mother's wish to go to Rock Funeral because she liked the idea of the ease in parking it would provide. What we did not anticipate was how good the overall experience would be. The staff, th)..."See More
"Everyone I met at the Rock Funeral Home were accommodating, helpful, and friendly. I felt like I was speaking to family members. They explained everything to me step by step which was so helpful dur)..."See More
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