Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services – Golden Door provides simple and affordable services to families in and around Youngtown, Arizona, including the communities of El Mirage, Sun City and Surprise. The Golden Door Chapel team of committed, caring associates will guide you through the planning process from start to finish, meeting your needs and honoring your traditions with compassionate, professional and personal service. At Advantage, you’ll find clear, easy-to-understand burial and cremation choices to meet your needs and budget. It’s our promise to make a difficult time a little easier with simplified options and economical pricing.
Flexible event space
Facility is available to host your personal events
- Large capacity chapel
Flexible chapel space
Our chapel can be used for hosting your religious events
- Large capacity chapel up to 250
- Reserved veteran parking
Option for mail delivery of ashes
Sent through postal mail service, signature required.
- Onsite crematory
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
Arrangements by phone or email
Complete funeral planning, including electronic signature, without needing a funeral home visit
- Catered events
- Large reception area
Tribute video production
Services available to create a tribute video for the service or obituary from photos and videos.
- Audio and video equipment
- Intimate reception area
Space available for corporate and organization meetings
Certified professionals in planning personalized memorial services
Trained professionals in planning personalized memorial services
Services available to coordinate visitation or viewing at a private residence
Religious & Cultural
- Multicultural funerals
- Kosher catering
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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Your affordable Youngtown funeral home
Located about 20 miles northwest of downtown Phoenix, Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services – Golden Door provides meaningful, dignified funerals for families from all cultures, faiths and walks of life. Whether you’re preparing in advance or have an immediate need to plan a loved one’s service, we work with you to create a tribute that is both memorable and affordable.
Our funeral home offers reserved parking for veterans, a comfortable viewing room and a flexible chapel that accommodates up to 250 guests. For those interested in hosting a reception before or after a service, our intimate reception area seats 80 people. We have full catering capabilities, including kosher catering, and are honored to arrange these details on your behalf.
Advantage offers an alternative to traditional Arizona funeral homes by making arrangements affordable and easy to understand, without sacrificing high quality or care. At Advantage, we believe that a funeral or memorial can be expressive while also being respectful of your budget.
Our compassionate, knowledgeable team includes associates who are bilingual in English and Spanish and also funeral celebrants upon request. Advantage associates are experts at helping families make selections that meet their needs. Whether you’re interested in an in-home visitation, a cremation or a traditional funeral at the funeral home with cemetery burial nearby, they know what to do to keep things simple yet special.
We can create personalized video tributes, and we offer in-house audiovisual equipment that allows you to share presentations before, during or after a service.
Cremation options and an on-site crematory
Not everyone knows that there are many cremation options. If you are interested in cremation in Youngtown, our team can explain the process and the various memorial and burial choices. From a simple cremation without a service or a witness, to a full funeral service before or after the cremation, you can select from affordable packages to meet your needs.
We operate our own crematory, Westside Crematory, on the premises. This allows us to have complete control of a cremation from start to finish and means your loved one never leaves our care.
To make a difficult time easier, Advantage offers straightforward burial and cremation packages for a range of budgets. You’ll start by choosing a set of services, and then selecting the merchandise package that best fits your needs. Options are clearly outlined for you—and there’s never any pressure to purchase more than you need.
We recognize that funeral or cremation arrangements and associated expenses can be overwhelming. In addition to assisting during your immediate time of need, our funeral directors specialize in working with families to plan final arrangements in advance. By preparing these details ahead of time, you provide peace of mind to your loved ones while outlining your wishes. You’ll also lock in today’s prices and avoid future price increases, which can help ease any financial strain during an already stressful time. When you’re ready, we’re here to discuss low-cost funerals and cremations, answer questions and walk you through the advance-planning process.
We Honor Veterans
At Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services – Golden Door, we understand the unique needs of America’s veterans and their families. As a Level Four Founding Community Partner with We Honor Veterans, we’re honored to serve our nation’s heroes and take this responsibility seriously. Our entire staff is knowledgeable of all the benefits available to military veterans and their families. With respect and integrity, we’ll walk you through creating a veteran’s memorial service that truly honors the life and sacrifice of your loved one.
We’re here for you
Thank you for considering Advantage Golden Door Chapel. With the Advantage Low-Price Guarantee, you can be assured that you’ll receive the highest quality service and merchandise available at the most economical price possible. Arrangements can be made in person or by phone or email, so please don’t hesitate to reach out when you need us.
Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services – Golden Door opened in 1962 as Lundberg Golden Door Chapel in the first master-planned adult community in the United States. Owner Robert D. Lundberg expanded the Youngtown, Arizona, facility in 1971, adding a large chapel, two viewing rooms, offices and a five-bay garage. The name Golden Door was his wife’s idea, due to residents of the surrounding retirement area (Sun City, El Mirage and Surprise) who were enjoying their golden years.
The funeral home operated as Lundberg Golden Door Chapel until August 2002. Today, we are part of the Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services group of funeral homes and crematories, who share our pledge to provide honest, affordable care.
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"The staff and the facility is wonderful. Very good experience. Would highly recommend."
"The atmosphere was beautiful and peaceful, and the staff could not have been more helpful. It turned a time of sadness into a time of healing and fulfilling memories."
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Verified Cremation Customer
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Verified Cremation & Memorial Service Customer
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