Funeral and cremation

Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service

How may we help you?

Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service in New London, Connecticut, has provided funeral and cremation services since its opening in 1857. Since that time, our commitment to the community has remained unchanged, though our funeral and cremation services have evolved to the changing needs of the families we serve.






Our Difference

We want you to feel confident planning a funeral for yourself or a loved one. Here are some of the unique benefits we offer to help relieve your family of emotional and financial burdens.

  • National plan transferability

  • Personal Planning Guide

  • Free online obituary

  • Price protection

  • Experts in honoring veterans

  • Away from home protection

  • Celebration of life

  • Compassion help line

  • 100% Dignity Service Guarantee

Recent Obituaries


Our services

Our funeral home is welcoming and warm, combining antique furniture with modern amenities to provide home-like comfort. We understand that losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience and are committed to providing compassionate, professional and personal service. At Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service, we are here to lessen the burden during your time of grief with personalized support and guidance to help you create a memorialization of your choosing.

All of our services are designed to help you through one of the most personal and challenging stages of life. Whether you are in immediate need or wish to plan in advance, our experienced team of funeral service professionals are honored to discuss your options. We offer a variety of products and services including merchandise, local cemetery information, and obituaries.

We Honor Veterans level 4 badge We Honor Veterans

At Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service 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.

Community involvement

We at Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service believe that community involvement is a key element of our history and long-term success. Our team is proud to support various organizations throughout New London—some dating back decades—including The United States Coast Guard Academy. We continue to sponsor and volunteer wherever and whenever possible.

Contact us

By selecting a Dignity Memorial® provider, you will receive compassionate care from a local team with firsthand, longstanding knowledge of the New London community, as well as added value from the most trusted network of funeral, cremation and memorialization services. Please contact us if you need immediate assistance or wish to learn more about our offerings. We look forward to serving you.  


Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service was founded in New London, Connecticut, in 1857 and has been a stalwart in the community for over 160 years. Throughout that time, our ownership and name has changed from Stayner and Caulkins to Hammond and Caulkins to Aldersen-Prentice and finally to Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service, though our continued commitment to New London and the surrounding communities has remained unwavering.

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