Wilson Funeral Home

Funeral Services in New Bedford, MA
Funeral Services in New Bedford, MA The E. T. Wilson funeral business was began in 1842 by Benjamin G. Wilson, the great, great, grandfather of todays' owner, Stephen Woodacre. The funeral home moved from it's original location, where City Hall stands today, up the hill to a very famous old New Bedford whaling captain's home in 1938. Captain Stephen N. Potter sailed the world in search of whales; he brought home many of the existing momentos still visable in the Wilson Chapel today. The major areas of the home still consist of most of the original materials used to build the house in 1839.

Contact Details

479 County Street
New Bedford, MA
Driving Directions

From Website

Wilson Funeral Chapel
read moreWilson Funeral Chapel encourages families to bring favorite things to the visitation, which gives others a chance to share and remember. You will find our firm is responsive to your needs and wishes. By offering a wide range of services, each family has the ability to create a meaningful and appropriate way to remember their loved one. When a death occurs, there are certain criteria, mandated by law, which must be recognized and requirements fulfilled as a routine matter. Beyond this, the coordination of services and disposition choices are determined by the family.
Wilson Funeral Chapel
read moreThis is done by making all the necessary arrangements now for a service the way you would like it. A pre paid funeral guarantees that the arrangements you make today will be available just as you specified, without additional cost. For those who pre-pay funerals, the guidelines provided by law specify that funds be held in trust by an independent financial institution. Plans can be tailored to suit individual needs. Payment plans are available or your existing insurance policies can be used to fund your pre-planned funeral.
  • Get free estimates
  • No obligation, no pressure
  • Save time and money
Get Free Quotes
Similar Businesses
Perry Funeral Home
Perry Funeral Home
New Bedford, MA