Welcome To Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home and Cremation Services
Brian Leffler, Owner Pottsville, Schuylkill County Native
Losing a loved one can be one of the hardest things you will ever have to go through. It is a time of mourning, sadness, and reflection. And in spite of friends’ and family's best intentions, it’s impossible for anyone to really know your grief. It’s personal to each person who is going through it.
Besides having to endure the grief, there is suddenly the additional stress of even more things to worry about like making all of the necessary arrangements and selecting among funeral homes. Family may be coming into town from far away and need to be attended to. At this troubling time, making decisions and doing all the necessary things like funeral planning is all the more difficult. As if day to day life wasn’t busy and stressful enough, you now have the added weight of grief and sorrow.
Thankfully, the experienced and professional staff at Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania understands the difficult nature of what you are going through. There are a lot of details and unfamiliar steps that need to be taken. We will answer all your questions. We are here to help you navigate through all the details around making funeral arrangements with compassion, dignity, and respect.
Every family’s needs are different and unique, so we have a full range of offerings when it comes tofuneral services. We can accommodate your wishes for cremation, embalming, burials, and traditional funeral services. We have a variety of caskets and urnsfrom which to choose and will help you with all funeral arrangements. Flowers can be ordered, and graveside services are also available. Since we have everything you will need, your stress can be reduced by not having to shop around. We will take care of your needs throughout the process.
If you choose, we offer three levels of tribute for your love one. They include many items most families find meaningful such as a framed portrait, tri-fold brochures, thank you cards and such. You may choose from our cremation or burial packages. Special tributes for veterans are also available.
The veterans package consists of the folding and presentation of the United States flag to the veteran's family and the playing of Taps. You may also pick and choose from all of our services to create a custom tribute if you wish. In addition to being able to fulfill all of your funeral service needs, we also have a beautiful and peaceful facility where guests and family can be received. It is the perfect place for a viewing, visitation or other ceremonies.
So while you and your family are going through this difficult time, it is our sincere desire and intent to make the decisions around funeral services as easy as possible for you. We will treat you with dignity, compassion, and respect throughout this time. Although we cannot ease your pain, we will help you give your departed loved one a tribute worthy of their life.
We serve all of Schuylkill County including, Pottsville, Port Carbon, St. Clair, Schuylkill Haven, Cressona, and Minersville.
Domani for Grief is an online support platform that provides access to dozens of free courses and can also match families or individuals with specialized, Domani-certified therapists. Families also have the option to sign up for 24/7 message-based grief coaching through Domani for Grief. Use code 'tributesoflife' to access all of the content for free.
If there is any item of our professional services or facilities that you are not completely satisfied with, there is no charge for that item. We take the risk out of selecting a funeral home.
What Our Families Are Saying...
We are always interested in hearing from the families that we serve. Please take a moment to let us know how well we served you in your time of need. We very much appreciate your feedback.