Coronavirus - Covid 19 Precautionary Measures

Since 1890, families in Boone & Winnebago Counties have had a profound trust in Anderson Funeral & Cremations Services.

We value your trust, and our pledge is to continue to earn your trust each and every day. At Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services, we cherish each life and believe that you were created by God with a purpose for such times as this. We are dedicated to serving our community and helping families celebrate the impact their loved one has made in this world.

No matter what your budget is, we take great care and joy in helping you plan the perfect way to honor and give thanks to God for your loved one’s life. For that reason we are one of the most preferred funeral homes in Northern Illinois. In fact, we were honored to be selected by the National Funeral Directors Association to receive the elite Pursuit of Excellence Award.

Recent Obituaries

A TIME to laugh & a time to mourn

We take pride in offering the full range of funeral and cremation services. From traditional to contemporary, ceremonious to simple, our family will work with you to create the perfect celebration to honor your loved one within your budget. At Anderson, we understand that you may have lots of questions, and sometimes decisions need to be made quickly. Our compassionate team is available 24/7 to help you through those difficult moments. Contact us any time.

Our Services


If you are not completely satisfied with our professional services or facilities, there will be no charge for that service or item.

What Our Families Are Saying


No one looks forward to making funeral arrangements. By doing so ahead of time you can make sure that your wishes are honored, offset the costs at the time of your death, and most importantly, relieve your family and friends of the great burden that comes with planning a celebration of life during the days following your death.

For more than 125 years and across four generations, our family has been here to help our neighbors celebrate and honor life. Trust Anderson to guide you through the process of arranging all of the details.


What’s Your Life Verse?

Lean on, trust in, and be confident in the Lord (Jesus) with all your heart and mind. Do not rely on your own insight or understanding. In ALL your ways know, recognize, and acknowledge God, and He will direct and make your paths plain and straight. Proverbs 3:5-6 Proverbs 3:5-6 are the verses from God’s […]

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Coronavirus (Covid-19) Precautionary Measures

Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services is fully committed to the health and safety of the families we serve, our community, and our care team members. While there is much to learn about this virus, our team members are well trained and prepared to deliver the professional services you need during your time of need. These […]

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Will the Magic Kingdom be Your Eternal Destination?

The Urban Legend About Scattering Human Ashes at Disney Is True, and It’s Worse Than We Thought  Filed to: DEATH There’s so much wrong with this story.  To start, STOP using the term human ashes!!!  It’s a CREMATED BODY!!! Scattering a loved one’s cremated body at an amusement park is just part of […]

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