Obituaries

Basil Nicosia
B: 1932-05-06
D: 2017-08-19
View Details
Nicosia, Basil
Annamaria Lariccia
B: 1922-01-18
D: 2017-08-17
View Details
Lariccia, Annamaria
Frank Bertolino
B: 1958-05-23
D: 2017-08-14
View Details
Bertolino, Frank
Anna Molinari
B: 1927-07-27
D: 2017-08-09
View Details
Molinari, Anna
Anthony Corrato
B: 1955-06-25
D: 2017-07-29
View Details
Corrato, Anthony
Augustine Palazzo
B: 1928-06-24
D: 2017-07-28
View Details
Palazzo, Augustine
Isabel Fabrizio
B: 1931-09-12
D: 2017-07-26
View Details
Fabrizio, Isabel
Luigina Rizzi
B: 1932-04-14
D: 2017-07-21
View Details
Rizzi, Luigina
Thomas Iezzi
B: 1931-03-11
D: 2017-07-21
View Details
Iezzi, Thomas
Anthony Rizzo
B: 1957-11-04
D: 2017-07-19
View Details
Rizzo, Anthony
Rita Salvia
B: 1921-07-18
D: 2017-07-19
View Details
Salvia , Rita
Francesco Certomá
B: 1936-09-18
D: 2017-07-16
View Details
Certomá, Francesco
Maria DiPaolo
D: 2017-07-14
View Details
DiPaolo, Maria
Joseph McFarland
B: 1954-04-03
D: 2017-07-13
View Details
McFarland, Joseph
Carmen Sipia
B: 1929-05-17
D: 2017-07-12
View Details
Sipia, Carmen
Louis DeFeo
B: 1948-03-23
D: 2017-07-10
View Details
DeFeo, Louis
Jane Bell
B: 1931-06-26
D: 2017-07-09
View Details
Bell, Jane
Antoinette DelMastro
B: 1932-02-20
D: 2017-07-06
View Details
DelMastro, Antoinette
Edmond Minardi
B: 1933-09-17
D: 2017-07-06
View Details
Minardi, Edmond
Elizabeth Landy
D: 2017-07-04
View Details
Landy, Elizabeth
James Morrotto
B: 1941-12-23
D: 2017-06-24
View Details
Morrotto, James

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
2232-2240 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19145
Phone: 215-467-3838
Fax: 215-551-4247

Our Burial Services

The earliest human burial dates back 100,000 years making it one of the longest-lived and most widespread of traditions. For an overview of the many different burial traditions, check out the websites in the Resources section below.

Understanding Burial Services

Here at Vincent Gangemi Funeral Home, Inc., we have the deepest respect for this traditional practice. If you are interested in learning more about the burial services we offer, please review the following information. Should you have questions about anything, please call us at 215-467-3838.

There are many things to consider when deciding whether to bury a recently-deceased loved one, or when selecting burial during funeral pre-planning. One of the first decisions you'll need to make involves choosing both the cemetery and the specific place of burial within its grounds. You'll then need to select a casket and possibly a burial vault, as many modern cemeteries require their use. At some point, and this does not have to take place right away, the decision becomes one of selecting the headstone or marker and writing the inscription. A member of our professional staff will be available should you wish to have assistance in making each of these decisions.

An Open Invitation

We offer a number of affordable burial service options. They range from: simple burials where only a member of our staff oversees the interment; simple graveside services led by a minister or celebrant; and a traditional funeral service followed by burial. Each can be tailored to meet the needs and expectations of today's price-conscious families.

Sources:
Wikipedia, "Burial", modified 2014
National Parks Service, "Burial Customs and Cemeteries in American History", accessed 2014
Funerals & Flowers, "Death and Funeral Customs", 2013

Live Chat