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If your loved one passed away due to COVID-19, you may be eligible for financial assistance. FEMA is now providing financial assistance of up to $9,000 per individual to cover funeral expenses for families who have lost a loved one due to COVID-19. Assistance is available for costs incurred after January 20, 2020 for funeral services, burial, and cremation.

FEMA will begin taking applications in early April 2021 via telephone at 844-684-6333M | TTY: 800-462-7585. More information can be found on the FEMA website, www.fema.gov/disasters/coronavirus/economic/funeral-assistance



Welcome to Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory in Rockford, IL

When you have experienced the loss of a loved one, you can trust Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory to guide you through the process of honoring their life. At Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory, we pride ourselves on serving families in Rockford and the surrounding areas with dignity, respect, and compassion. Our staff is experienced in a variety of funeral services and can help you celebrate your loved one no matter your religion, culture, or budget.


We continue our tradition of serving the community with kindness and attention to the needs of every family we serve. As a family-owned and operated funeral home since 1914, Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory proudly serves the families in Rockford, Belvidere, and Freeport, IL. Our caring staff is here to offer you support, sympathy, and knowledge as you go through the grieving process and celebrate the life of a loved one. The Pursuit of Excellence Award, given by the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA), was recently bestowed to us. Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory is one of just 164 organizations in the globe to receive this honor, placing it among the top 2% of funeral care providers worldwide. We had to demonstrate a dedication to providing great care to bereaved families and giving back to the community through unique outreach activities to get this award, all while maintaining the highest ethical and professional standards. We encourage you to give us a call at (815) 226-2273 for all your funeral and cremation needs.



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How we can help

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Why Choose Us?

Personalized Services

We’re here to help you create a service that is truly unique to you or your loved one.
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Celebrating Loved Ones

We offer a variety of service options to honor a life no matter their preferences, religion, or budget.
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Caring Staff

Helping your family through difficult times is not our job, it’s our calling. We're committed to providing support and compassion.
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Honoring Veterans

We’re proud to do our part in honoring those who have sacrificed so much for our country.
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Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory
Mulford Chapel | (815) 226-2273
1860 S Mulford Rd Rockford, IL 61108


Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory
Riverside Chapel | (815) 654-2484
3910 N Rockton Ave Rockford, IL 61103


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