Swan Funeral Home began as C. Carl Swan Funeral Home in Guilford, Connecticut, in 1917. Our funeral home in Old Saybrook has served the local community since May 1963. We are here to celebrate life, supporting families through difficult times, providing caring funeral and cremation services, and creating lasting legacies.
Flexible chapel space
Our chapel can be used for hosting your religious events
- Multiple chapels
- Monument and inscription services
Grave markers that sit flush to the ground in the material of preference
- Upright headstones
Option for mail delivery of ashes
Sent through postal mail service, signature required.
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
- Cremation viewing suite
- Option for home delivery of ashes
Arrangements by phone or email
Complete funeral planning, including electronic signature, without needing a funeral home visit
- 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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Our team and services
For more than a century, Swan Funeral Home has provided professional, compassionate funeral care, offering a personalized experience for families. We offer a broad range of services and welcome people of all faiths and cultural backgrounds. Maybe you are seeking a basic cremation with a scattering in a personally meaningful place, or maybe your loved one wanted a full traditional funeral service with a cemetery burial. Or perhaps a creative outdoor celebration complete with live music, personal tributes and funeral favors is the order of the day. Whatever you need, we are here to help you and your family remember and honor a life.
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.
Swan Funeral Home is a member of the Dignity Memorial® network,the largest network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers in North America, and our experienced associates are here to guide you through the funeral planning process, catering to your specific wishes and needs. Whether you are looking to gather information about planning a funeral ahead of time or need to plan right away, we are here to assist you.
We understand that losing a loved one is a difficult and emotional experience. Our associates are available 24/7. Please contact us if you require immediate assistance or wish to learn more about our products and services.
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