Funeral and cremation

Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service

How may we help you?

Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service has provided funeral and cremation services in southeastern Connecticut since 1857. The Niantic location opened in the 1960s. In the years since, our funeral and cremation services have evolved to meet the changing needs of the families we serve, but our commitment to the community has never wavered.






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


Funeral 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 care. We are here to lessen the burden during your time of grief with support and guidance in designing a celebration of life that honors your loved one.

Whether you are in immediate need or wish to plan in advance, our experienced team of funeral service professionals are ready to discuss your options. We offer a variety of products and services, including monuments, cemetery information, and obituaries.

We Honor Veterans level 4 badge We Honor Veterans

At Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service, 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

Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service team members take an active role in the Niantic community. We are involved in and support various local organizations including coaching youth, sponsoring a float in the Light Parade and participating in Rotary Club of Niantic.

Contact us

By selecting a Dignity Memorial® provider, you get compassionate care from a local team with firsthand knowledge of the Niantic community, as well as added value from the most trusted network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers in North America. Please contact us if you wish to learn more about our offerings. We are here for you.  


Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service was founded in 1857 in New London, Connecticut. The Niantic location opened in the 1960s. Over the years, our funeral home had various ownership and name changes, from Stayner and Caulkins to Hammond and Caulkins to Aldersen-Prentice and finally to Fulton-Theroux Funeral Service.

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