Nickerson Funeral Home in Orleans, Massachusetts provides burial and cremation services for families on Cape Cod. For more than 75 years, we have proudly served Orleans and surrounding communities with the utmost compassion.
- Catered Receptions
- Funeral Celebrants
- Event Space
- Multicultural Funerals
Our legacy of care
Our caring team guides families through some of the most personal decisions they make after the loss of a loved one. At Nickerson Funeral Home, we understand planning a funeral or memorial service can seem like a daunting experience, which is why we focus on providing the compassion you need. From discussing funeral costs to creating a fitting tribute, our commitment is to you.
Funeral services that celebrate life
At Nickerson Funeral Home, our funeral directors and support team believe that each life is unique. Therefore, each service should be too. We welcome families to share stories and memories, so we can add those details and create something special. Our approach to funeral planning provides families with creative ways to reflect their loved one while helping others begin the path to healing.
We Honor Veterans
At Nickerson 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.
Those who wish to plan ahead a funeral or memorial service have several options as well. We're happy to discuss costs, burial versus cremation, transfer abilities and other important aspects. Choosing this option ensures your needs are met while removing the burden of planning from your family.
Welcoming Orleans families
Our Orleans funeral home is locally operated by residents in the community. We are your friends and neighbors. It's this commitment to care that allows us to provide families with the support they need with a personal touch.
Feel free to stop by Nickerson Funeral Home to learn more about our services or to meet someone from our team. We are here to serve you.
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"We have used this funeral home, services several times in the past for different members of our immediate family and have been satisfied plus everytime"