Relatives-owned Very best Funeral Home has expanded with the opening of a 2nd place in Rock Creek.

Household-owned Greatest Funeral Dwelling has expanded with the opening of a 2nd place in Rock Creek.

The new funeral property will be found at the previous Rock Creek United Methodist Church, 3210 North Main St. An open residence will be held Aug. 29, from 12-6 p.m.

“We started out from scratch and designed as small business permitted it to expand,” claimed Gary Very best, who with his spouse, Tracey, opened their Middlefield spot in 2008. “By spending out of pocket with every addition, we were being equipped to maintain our overhead very low, which in flip, stored our pricing reduced.”

In 2017, they included Noah’s Ark Pet Cremation providers to the Middlefield site.

“In 2020, among the funeral household and pet crematory, we were honored to have served over 300 households. It was now time to broaden to the attractive community of Rock Creek,” Gary said.

Rock Creek is a neighborhood familiar to Gary, who was born and raised on a tiny family members farm in Conneaut. For the previous 10 decades he has been a member of Grand River Chapter 104 Royal Arch Masons, which meets at the community Masonic Lodge, which is instantly throughout from the previous church.

“I have always admired this historic making and understood it was the excellent place to be of services,” he explained. “In my opinion it is the 1 of the icons of Rock Creek for the reason that the bell tower performs musical bells every day, which we are continuing, for the complete community to enjoy.”

Why Rock Creek?

“That is uncomplicated. It is a wonderful community with a lot of fantastic and friendly people,” Gary reported. “It is a compact village, alongside with Roaming Shores and the neighboring townships, with no other funeral houses physically located in just their boundaries. Prior to our arrival, family members, pals and company experienced to travel from the heart of Rock Creek 8.5 or 9 miles away to the two nearest funeral houses.”

The previous 177-calendar year aged church will now serve as a comprehensive-provider funeral home presenting common burials, cremation expert services, monuments, pre-arrangements, cremation jewellery and a lot more.

“We are preserving with our company product by sustaining inexpensive and aggressive pricing for our providers,” Gary explained. “Our target is to continue providing our products and services by compassionate, qualified and inexpensive treatment.”

He included, “We understand the at any time-switching funeral business and demands of each household. We hear and make tips to make each and every assistance as significant as feasible. We position our rates on the web for households to examine the variety of providers available so they can make the best-educated conclusion when producing preparations.

“We are listed here to be close friends, neighbors, and a component of Rock Creek and the bordering areas,” Gary said.

To make contact with Most effective Funeral Dwelling, get in touch with 440-563-0818 (Rock Creek) or 440-632-0818 (Middlefield), or check out www.bestfunerals.com.