Family vs. Conglomerate

Should I choose a family funeral home or chain operation? Over the past several years, large multi-national organizations have been purchasing funeral homes at an alarming rate. Recent media reports such as 60 Minutes, Time, and US News and World Report conclude that these death care business operations, while trying to maintain the facade of a family operation, quickly increase prices considerably and enforce merchandising policies on employees geared to significantly increase their bottom lines

Is the Lucey-VanVoorhis Funeral Home independently owned or is it operated by a large chain or corporation?

The Lucey-VanVoorhis Funeral Home is locally owned and independently operated. It is not operated by a large public corporation.