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.
- Funeral Celebrants
- Crematorium On-Site
- Multicultural Funerals
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.
We Honor Veterans
At Swan 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.
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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"Kind, courteous, competent staff. All who attended the wake were favourably impressed."
"Having a portrait artist assist with appearance would with slight effects allow/create a look of peacefullness. See enclosed note"
"Second time using swan. Service & attention to detail fabulous. Many visitors commented on such a beautiful service my husband well use you as well!"