Kraeer Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Pompano Beach, Florida, has been serving the communities of Pompano, Deerfield Beach and Lighthouse Point for more than 55 years. There when you need us most, our team is dedicated to helping you and your family create meaningful, lasting funeral services and memorials for your loved ones. We believe every life deserves to a celebration reflective of their unique qualities, and we’ll guide you through every step of the funeral planning process.
Flexible event space
Facility is available to host your personal events
Celebration of Life center
Facility is designed for personalized funeral celebrations
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
- Cremation viewing suite
- Cremation cemetery options
- Option for home delivery of ashes
- Option for mail delivery of ashes
- Scattering assistance
Services available to support planning events
Arrangements by phone and email
Complete funeral planning without needing a funeral home visit
Tribute video production
Services available to create a tribute video for the service or obituary from photos and videos.
- Audio and video equipment
- Police escort available
Other Languages Spoken
- Ritual washing
When planning a funeral, you should feel confident in your funeral provider. The Dignity Memorial family of funeral homes, crematories and cemeteries is backed by the largest network of funeral providers in North America. We are proud to offer valuable services to families that only we can offer. Learn more about the Dignity Difference.
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Personal Planning Guide
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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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Personalized funeral services
Kraeer Funeral Home offers a variety of funeral services to meet the individual needs of our families, including traditional funeral services, a wide range of cremation options and imaginative celebrations of life.
We believe that since every person is an individual, no 2 funeral services should be alike. We design one-of-a-kind tributes by listening to you and your family to learn everything we can about a loved one. Next, we take all of the details and string them together to create an unforgettable memorial. From butterfly releases to buttercream frosting, dancing to DJs, putters to plants, there are as many ways to celebrate a life as there are stars in the sky.
Convenient on-site crematory
Kraeer Funeral Home operates on-site crematory, meaning your loved one will not have to leave our care. Not everyone knows that there are many cremation options. If you are interested in cremation, the funeral home team can explain the process and the different memorial and burial options. From a direct cremation without a service or a witness to a full funeral service before or after the cremation and more, we help you understand this increasingly common choice.
You can count on us
We are proud to be a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers. When you choose Kraeer Funeral Home and Cremation Center, you not only receive the compassionate care you expect from a locally operated establishment but also the value you and your loved ones deserve from the largest and most trusted network of funeral, cremation and cemetery services in North America.
We know this is a deeply personal and challenging time, which is why we are available to assist you 24 hours a day. Please call us for any reason.
Kraeer Funeral Home in the community
We are conveniently located close to Interstate 95 with many hotel accommodations to suit the needs of our out-of-town families. Throughout the year, Kraeer Funeral Home supports many public outreach programs and hosts community events. Our funeral home associates remain involved with local churches, assisting the parishes with their needs and also volunteering with other local organizations in the community.
Founded by the late R. Jay Kraeer in 1952, Kraeer Funeral Homes has 7 convenient locations that give families a variety of settings and options to provide a meaningful, dignified and affordable service for their loved ones.
Kraeer Funeral Homes and Cremation Centers have served Pompano Beach and the surrounding areas of Deerfield Beach and Lighthouse Point, Florida for more than 55 years. R. Jay Kraeer and his wife, Lorraine, opened their first funeral home at 200 N. Federal Highway in 1952. The handsome white building, although originally smaller than what stands today, is more than 58 years old and remains on the same corner. When R. Jay and Lorraine began, he was the funeral director while she took care of running the funeral home.
Growth and expansion
Kraeer Funeral Home was the first official funeral home in Pompano Beach and also the first provider of ambulance service in the area. R. Jay and Lorraine were also actively involved in Pompano Beach area community events. R. Jay opened several additional locations over the years: Boca Raton in 1957, Sample Road in 1962, Deerfield in 1964, Margate in 1972 and Coral Springs in 1980.
R. Jay Kraeer passed away in 2004, but his legacy will live on as a provider of compassion and care in his community.
"Was very please with Kraeer"
Verified Cremation Customer
"I had absolutely no problems with Kraeer, whatsoever. No pressure. Just sympathy and caring souls. God bless them."
Verified Burial Customer
"While dealing with a life changing moment, this funeral home and their staff, showed me nothing but care, understanding, and professionalism. It was nice to know they had my back and everything I exp)..."See More
Verified Cremation Customer
"EVERYONE WAS WONDERFUL, HELPFUL & COMPASSIONATE"
Verified Burial Customer
"We got all services excellent"
Verified Cremation & Memorial Service Customer