We offer two Funeral Home locations to serve our families
Weber - Hurd Funeral Home located in Chillicothe, Illinois | Cumerford - Hurd Funeral Home located in Peoria, Illinois
Memorilization & social media options
Have you ever asked yourself these questions?
Why is having a place to visit so important?
To remember and to be remembered are natural human needs. A permanent memorial in a cemetery provides a focal point for remembrance and memorializing the deceased. Throughout human history, memorialization of the dead has been a key component of almost every culture. Psychologists say that remembrance practices, from the funeral or memorial service to permanent memorialization, serve an important emotional function for survivors by helping them bring closure and allowing the healing process to begin. Providing a permanent resting place for the deceased is a dignified treatment for a loved one’s mortal remains, which fulfills the natural human desire for memorialization.
What options are available besides ground burial?
Besides ground burial, some cemeteries offer interment in lawn crypts or entombment in mausoleums. In addition, most cemeteries provide choices for those who have selected cremation. These often include placement of cremated remains in a niche of a columbarium or interment in an urn space.
"Principles of the Past, Choices for Today"
Our funeral homes proudly serve the following communities: Peoria, East Peoria, Chillicothe, North Hampton, Rome, Mossville, Alta, Lawn Ridge, Edelstein, West Hallock, Akron,
Dunlap, Hopewell, Sparland, Lacon, Spring Bay, Oak Ridge, Metamora, Bartonville, Hanna City, Peoria Heights, Kickapoo, Glasford, Pekin and Morton Illnois