Dillon Funeral Home, Inc.        
dba - Dillon & Edward F. Day Funeral Home
124 Chestnut St. Holyoke, Ma. 01040
Owner and Licensed director    -   Donald A. Shewchuk                                              

Family Owned and Operated - In Memory of Frederick V. Shewchuk  11/22/32 - 6/30/10       



Our Testimony to Our Families

 It is your right, and our desire, that you have as complete an understanding as possible regarding the cost of our services. Our services must be available to you 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Many phases of our work are apparent, others are not. Our Funeral Directors will explain and review all of our charges, and assist you in choosing the type and scope of services which best meets your family's individual needs and desires.The costs of our services are in direct relationship to the overhead costs associated with the operation of our firm. We recognize that contracting for Funeral Services and Merchandise involves a substantial investment. We are dedicated to providing families we serve with the best possible Value for that investment. As an independent and family owned and operated firm, with deep local roots, we strongly support our community and continuously seek out feedback from the families we serve, our friends, neighbors and acquaintances as to how we can improve the services we provide. Our goal is to tailor our services to meet the unique needs of each family we serve. With compassion and caring, our hope is to bring comfort to the family and friends of each person entrusted to our care.

We are a fully licensed staff and offer: 

  • §  Full funeral services & burials
  •       Full services for Jewish Funerals and Mourning practices. We work with both Synagogues in Holyoke.
  • §  Cremation - a complete range of services
  • §  Funeral pre-planning & pre-payment
  • §  Benefits Counseling - help with insurance, Social Security and Veteran's Benefits and Veterans Honors

Funeral Merchandise

  • §  Caskets ranging from Solid Hardwoods such as, mahogany, oak and cherry and metal caskets such as bronze, copper or steel as well as alternative containers
  • §  Outer Burial Containers, used as added protection for the casketed remains and to keep the ground from settling, range in materials made from reinforced concrete to precious metal lined burial vaults
  • §  Urns, used as a permanent container for cremated remains, range in selection similar to caskets.
  • Urn Vaults used for the burial of Urns in certain cemeteries, similar to Outer Burial Containers.


  • §  Costs vary according to the merchandise and services you select.
  • §  Contact us for specific price information or to make an appointment.