Funeral and cremation

Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services - Gateway

How may we help you?

At Gateway Little Chapel of the Chimes, providing funeral and cremation services for families in Portland, Oregon, has been a tradition since 1966. Throughout the years, our commitment has not wavered, yet we consistently evolve with the times to meet the community's needs. We are proud of our long-standing history in the Gateway area of Portland.


  • Catered Receptions
  • Chapel
  • Event Space
  • Funeral Celebrants
  • Multicultural Funerals


We understand that losing a loved one can be a very challenging time in your life. We are here to guide you through all the steps and help you in creating a truly unique tribute to your loved one. We provide celebrants, catering and even custom decor to celebrate the special life that is being honored. Each person is unique. Let Gateway Little Chapel of the Chimes help you celebrate a life like no other.

LIFT Bingo at our funeral home

We are proud of the LIFT Bingo event held each month here at Gateway Little Chapel of the Chimes. LIFT (Living Information for Today®) is a social support program for widows and widowers. We host many social activities planned throughout the year. As a widow or widower, you can meet fellow people who have experienced the loss of a spouse while doing interesting activities and playing bingo, not to mention the prizes—all at no cost to you.

Compassionate, professional funeral services

All of our services at Gateway Little Chapel of the Chimes are designed to help you through an emotional and difficult experience. Compassionate, professional and personal service is our commitment to you.

It is our privilege to serve the Gateway and Portland community. Please contact us if you need immediate assistance planning a funeral or would like more information about our services.


Lobby at Gateway Little Chapel of the ChimesGateway Little Chapel of the Chimes was founded by E. L. Purdy and Ellsworth Purdy in 1966 to meet the needs of the growing Gateway area of Portland, Oregon.

The Purdys built the Little Chapel of the Chimes funeral home to provide the highest level of services to every family with the utmost compassion and dignity. Our team continues to uphold the values, service and legacy of the Purdy family today. At Little Chapel of the Chimes, we care for your family before, during and after the service.

Today, we’re proud to be a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers.

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