Nickerson Funeral Home has assisted Wellfleet, Massachusetts, and other Cape Cod communities with their funeral and memorial services since the early 1930s. For over 75 years, we have compassionately guided families through some of their most difficult decisions after losing a loved one.
Option for mail delivery of ashes
Sent through postal mail service, signature required.
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
Arrangements by phone or email
Complete funeral planning without needing a funeral home visit
Services available to support planning events
Tribute video production
Services available to create a tribute video for the service or obituary from photos and videos.
Space available for corporate and organization meetings
- Police escort available
- Cemetery flower delivery
- Multicultural funerals
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.
National plan transferability
Personal Planning Guide
Free online obituary
Experts in honoring veterans
Away from home protection
Celebration of life
Compassion help line
100% Dignity Service Guarantee
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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Committed to excellence
>With such deep roots on Cape Cod, our Wellfleet funeral home remains dedicated to helping families in their time of need. We understand losing a loved one is a personal experience and will provide the care you expect from a local team. We are your neighbors and friends, welcoming each family with warmth and compassion.
As we guide you through the funeral planning process, our team will discuss service options, costs and ways to honor your loved one. Working together, we'll be there every step of the way, ensuring you're comfortable with every detail.
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.
Custom funeral, memorial services
Families who choose Nickerson Funeral Home have the ability to plan a funeral or memorial service that pays tribute to loved ones in creative ways. Whether looking to have a traditional or contemporary service, all of our options can include personalized details.
We encourage you to share your loved one's stories, passions and accomplishments so we can showcase their individuality. Your family is one-of-a-kind, and we look forward to showcasing those qualities while providing comfort to family and friends.
Everyone at Nickerson Funeral Home resides on Cape Cod and serves our community with dignity and respect. We hope you allow us the privilege to serve you during your time of need. Please contact us to learn more about burial and cremation services or to tour our Wellfleet funeral home.