Services Provided

Toppitzer Funeral Home offers every family the opportunity to select services unique to their needs. There is no such thing as a typical or standard service because each life remembered is unique. In today’s diverse society we have requests reflecting ethnic, cultural and religious customs and in each case we learn about and provide a customized service to meet a family’s wishes. From simple cremation to traditional full service funerals, we provide options and packages that enable you to choose what suits your needs, whether those needs are influenced by family tradition, economic constraint or personal preference.

Traditional Burial

Earth burial is the choice of most families. Few realize the options available. Families may choose from Immediate Burial without attending rites or services to a traditional funeral with viewing, religious observation and graveside commendation which may include military honors. We offer a range of merchandise which best suit your needs. Caskets, Vaults and Memorial Packages are available and can be seen in our resource center.


Cremation is one alternative to traditional burial that many families choose. At Toppitzer Funeral Home we understand the importance for families to have options and offer services personalized to meet your needs.

Traditional viewings prior to cremation with cremation or rental caskets

  • Cremation urns/ Keepsake mementos – Choose from a variety of styles and colors.
  • Complete cremation planning – We can assist with all of your needs.
  • Memorial Services with Video Tributes
  • Immediate Cremations with no attending rites or service

Resource Room

Our funeral resource center allows families the opportunity to plan every aspect of their service at one convenient location. We have a selection of caskets, vaults, cremation urns, jewelry, and memorials available for your consideration. There are publications and resources dealing with death and dying issues, planning guides for services, floral displays, luncheon offerings, music selections and other personalization opportunities. Make a no obligation appointment to visit our resource center, meet our directors and see first hand the convenience of using Toppitzer Funeral Home.

Horse Drawn Hearse

Toppitzer Funeral Home uses a replica of an 18th century horse drawn hearse upon request for funeral processions. The original horse drawn hearse can be seen in the Museum of Mourning Art located within the Mount Vernon office.

For additional information and/or a family record guide, please call 610-259-1111. Our staff is available 24 hours a day to assist you.


The Williamsburg Chapel is conveniently located within the Mount Vernon office on the grounds of Arlington Cemetery. Our non-denominational chapel is a distinctive setting for viewings and memorial services. Our beautiful chapel has even been used for weddings, and at Christmas time every year a free holiday concert is held there.

Guests and family members will appreciate avoiding the difficulties associated with long funeral processions. The beautiful gardens of the Monticello Mausoleum, which can be seen through the chapel’s Palladian windows, a Classical revival conducive to the peaceful and dependable atmosphere we strive to provide.