Who We Are : Our Story

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Why Garefino Funeral Home?

Charles Garefino, manager of Garefino Funeral Home knows the importance of funeral service and the role it plays in the community and our society. Open minded and able to assist families during difficult and trying times is what he prides himself on. "Funeral services should be as unique as the person they are being celebrated for" and this is what Garefino Funeral Home attempts to accomplish when assisting familes.

Charlie Garefino, a life-long resident of Lambertville, had one goal when he opened Garefino Funeral Home in 1984: to provide families in their greatest time of need exceptional customer service that not only fulfills, but exceeds, their expectations. A graduate of New England Institute in Boston Ma., Charlie lived and worked at a funeral home in Boston while attending school.

Our Philosophy
Since 1984, families have trusted Garefino Funeral Home to serve and care for their loved ones. We promise to provide excellence in service and compassion during this difficult time of loss. Our experienced and dedicated staff can guide you in determining which service is appropriate for suiting your family’s needs. We are committed to arranging a funeral that is most befitting to your loved one, and we strive to celebrate their life in a meaningful way.

For more than 30 years Garefino Funeral Home has helped Hunterdon County, New Jersey and Bucks County, Pennsylvania families after the death of a loved one. We understand family members' need to know and trust someone to serve as their guide through the emotional experience of arranging a funeral. Since 1984 we've built our reputation providing just that with our caring, personalized customer service. We provide thoughtful, unexpected personal touches, including valet parking and easily accessible facilities.

We realize that funeral ceremonies are for the living, so Garefino Funeral Home works closely with each family to make each service a meaningful and memorable celebration of a life well lived. We provide a vast array of services to fit every family's wishes. Our services include, but are not limited to traditional burial services, cremation and memorial services, monument sales, and pre-paid funeral plans.

Through our video memorials we are able create and preserve lasting memories for your family and future generations. Our Tributes program offers a customized and animated video, personalized prayer cards and a dedicated website honoring your loved one’s life. Each part of the Life Tributes program uses photos of your loved one combined with one of our various themes to help capture the essence of your loved one’s life.

Memberships: New Jersey State Fun Dir Assoc., American Fun. Dir Assoc. Lambertville Area Chamber of Commerce, (past president & past board of director), Board of Director on the Phillips Barber Memorial Hospital, Member of St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church and its Knights of Columbus, Lambertville Elks Lodge #1070.

Garefino Funeral Home is located in Lambertville New Jersey across the river from New Hope Pennsylvania.  We've proudly serviced families in Hunterdon, Bucks, and Mercer Counties for over 30 years.