About

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.

A place of comfort

Foyer at Rock Funeral HomeAt 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 cremation 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

Chapel at Rock Funeral HomeAs 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.

Feel free to contact us to meet someone from our caring staff or to learn more about our burial and cremation services. We hope you'll allow us the opportunity to provide the compassionate care you deserve.

Amenities

Location

Cremation

Service

Other Languages Spoken

Other

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Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

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Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

Bouquet of flowers on a cemetery

Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

Learn More
Floral component background

Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

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Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES
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Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

Vintage photos scattered

Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our Washelli locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES
Bouquet of flowers on a cemetery

Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

Learn More
Vintage photos scattered

Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES

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.

"Everything was done professionally and organized"

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

June 2021

"the rock funeral will make you at ease and treat you like family they will assist you with everything and anything to make this process easier we are very grateful thank you"

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

May 2021

"Our experience with Rock Funeral home was great from the time we sat down until the very last detail. They were attentive to our needs and answered all of our questions with no hesitation. I would definitely recommend them to anyone."

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

May 2021

"We couldn't have been more pleased with the overall service provided by Rock Funeral Home. They were thoughtful, thorough, flexible and extremely considerate. From the funeral director to the driver, all went above and beyond and exceeded our expectations."

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April 2021

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