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Hoffmeister Colonial Mortuary, located in St. Louis, Missouri, helps families plan thoughtful funeral and memorial services. At Hoffmeister Colonial Mortuary, we have been serving the St. Louis area with quality service since our founding in 1858.

Caring funeral directors

Lobby at Hoffmeister Colonial MortuaryWe understand one of the most difficult events in anyone's life is the loss of a loved one. The grief can feel overwhelming, but choosing the right funeral director can make all the difference in the world.

At Hoffmeister Colonial Mortuary, you will never feel rushed. Our caring team encourages you and your family to take as long as you wish to plan a fitting tribute for your loved one. We host funerals and celebrations of life, which can be as traditional or contemporary as you need.

With a focus on professionalism and understanding, we'll guide you through every step of the funeral planning process, including service types, costs, benefits and special requests. Our hope is to ease the burden of the planning process, so you and your family can start the healing process.

Design a fitting tribute

At Hoffmeister Colonial Mortuary, we'll help you celebrate life and tell a story. We listen and encourage you to share the personal stories and interests of your loved one. We then design a fitting celebration to showcase their life with dignity and respect. From photographs and keepsakes to food and music, we'll take care of all the details—no matter how big or small. We also help write obituaries, organize catered events and ensure guests have flexible visitation options. 

We honor veterans

Hoffmeister Colonial Mortuary understands the unique needs of America’s veterans and their families. As a Level One Founding Community Partner with We Honor Veterans, our staff is knowledgeable in the benefits available to veterans and their families. 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.

Plan ahead for funerals and memorial services

For those who wish to plan a funeral or memorial service in advance, Hoffmeister Colonial Mortuary has affordable services to fit any budget. Planning ahead allows you to control your final wishes while freeing your family from the burden of making these important decisions.

Visit our funeral home

We have supported families for over 150 years. Please stop by Hoffmeister Colonial Mortuary to tour our funeral home in St. Louis or find out more about our services.

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Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

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Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

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Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our Washelli locations.

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Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest..

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Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

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Ratings & Reviews

Verified Customer Reviews

Since 2005, many of our customers have taken the time to tell us how we did each year via our Voice of the Customer program. Our star ratings and comments from families come directly from these surveys.

"Karl, Cyndi and the staff were very professional and helpful."

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June 2022

"We are so grateful for Liz and the Hoffmeister Family during our time of planning and celebrating the life of our mother. Every detail was handled with true professionalism, and respect, and attention to detail was never overlooked. Hoffmeister made a very difficult time in our lives peaceful allowing our family to focus on the Blessings of ou

r dear mother."

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June 2022

"Karl and the staff at Hoffmeister were so accommodating and easy to talk to concerning my special requests. They made a difficult time easy to get through. Very impressed with the chaplain they recommended and received several compliments from others attending on how well it all went."

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March 2022

"We had an unexpected death in our family and needed to find crematory services and memorial services. We didn't know where to start but THANKFULLY we found Hoffmeister. From the beginning we were treated with compassion, gentleness and understanding. We have even been contacted after the service for some finalizations which is so appreciated. I app

reciate everyone there."

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