The following is a partial listing of the professional funeral services which we at Fergerson Funeral Home, Inc. routinely provide:

Professional Funeral Service - Funeral Service in North Syracuse, NY

Meeting with the family to:

  • Secure vital statistics and eulogy information
  • Obtain obituary information
  • Arrange times for funeral services
  • Assist in selecting of clergy, cemetery, casket, burial vault and charitable foundation of choice
  • Complete itemized funeral cost agreement Discuss cremation service options
  • Arrange for bereavement air fares and ticketing for out-of-town relatives

Coordinating schedules with:

  • Clergy and cemetery
  • Burial vault and casket companies
  • Funeral Limousine services
  • Civic and fraternal groups Attending physician or medical
  • Contacting and meeting with the medical examiner to obtain a signature and cause of death on the Death Certificate.
  • Type and sign the Death Certificate, file it in the municipality where the death occurred, obtain the Burial Permit, and order as many certified copies of the Death Certificate as needed by the family.
  • Provide obituary information to newspapers, and family and funeral service information to the clergy.
  • Type and deliver all Social Security, and Veteran's claim forms.
  • Arranging for the printing of memorial folders, prayer and acknowledgment cards and laminating prayer cards and obituary.
  • Provide and fill out memorial book in hand written calligraphy.
  • Receiving, arranging and recording all flowers and other contributions on behalf of the family.
  • Assisting the family in preparing a car list and pall-bearer selection.
  • Professional preparation of deceased when requested or required by law, including embalming, washing, disinfection, dressing, cosmetics, hairdressing, casket-ing and reconstructive derma-surgery.
  • Supervising all aspects of the calling hours, fraternal, military, funeral and committal services.
  • We offer an option to have to have services and or calling hours broadcast live on the Internet with our STREAMING VIDEO.
As in any other business, we have overhead to meet. We have the usual taxes, utilities, insurance, maintenance and office expenses. In addition, we are assessed many state and federal professional licensing fees.We also maintain a modern surgical facility with a specialized inventory of instruments, chemicals and other items to professionally answer any need or request.We respond immediately to any emergency call 24 hours a day, thanks to the most state-of-the-art communications system available. We've installed a 35 KW generator to insure that power interruptions will not interrupt services.