Almont Funeral Homes
Almont is also known as: Lapeer County / Almont village.
Almont was first settled in 1828 by James Deneen. It received a post office in 1835 named Bristol, for Oliver Bristol, the second permanent settler. The village was platted as Newburg in 1836. James Thompson, who donated the town clock that is located in the steeple of the First Congregational Church, is said to have proposed the name "Almont" in 1846 to honor the Mexican general, Juan Almonte. " This interpretation of the naming of the town (after General Almonte), although it is a version backed up by a newspaper story, and recorded in Hildamae Bowman's book on the history of Almont (Almont,The Tale of Then and Now, 1985) is open to question. In 2000, John Doppke, a member of the Almont Historical Society, wrote "The myth of Almont being named after a Mexican General is widespread and often quoted as fact, but there is no basis for it. It would have been treasonous to name a town after an obscure Mexican General so near the time of the Mexican War. (Almont sent several men to fight in that war. ) The area was known for...
There is currently 1 funeral home listing for the city of Almont, Michigan.
Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Imlay City Tri-City Times.
Bossardet Chapel Lynch & Sons Located 13 miles from Almont
Edward J. Lynch, Jr. (1924-1992) is The Lynch of Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors. Together with his childhood sweetheart and wife for life, Rosemary O’Hara Lynch (1924-1989) they raised a family of six sons and three daughters.Their exemplary...
Coats Funeral Home Located 23 miles from Almont
As one of the most experienced Michigan funeral homes, we will work closely and sensitively with you and your family to attend to each detail that pays tribute to your loved one. Anticipate being taken care of and attended to during this time...
Diener Chapel of Gramer Funeral Home Located 19 miles from Almont
Our tradition of service started in 1952 when Henry Gramer first purchased our funeral home, the historic building located on Main Street in downtown Clawson. The building had been operating as a funeral home since the early 1940s.
Gendernalik Funeral Home Incorporated Located 23 miles from Almont
The Gendernalik Family has dedicated their lives to compassionately helping those in need of funeral arrangement since 1950. Our family owned Gendernalik Funeral Home, Inc. in New Baltimore from 1950-1979, at which time the business was sold to...
Kaatz Funeral Directors Incorporated Located 16 miles from Almont
Kaatz Funeral Directors, Incorporated, a Michigan Centennial business, is owned by the father and son team Dick and John Kaatz.
Dick purchased the Yale location following graduation from Wayne State University, Detroit and John, his son,...
Lee-Ellena Funeral Home Located 20 miles from Almont
Since opening in 2008, the Lee-Ellena Funeral Home is being discovered as the place to go for funeral services. A facility unlike any other in Metro Detroit, this Macomb funeral home was built with the needs of families in mind.
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors Located 16 miles from Almont
Edward J. Lynch, Jr. (1924-1992) is The Lynch of Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors. Together with his childhood sweetheart and wife for life, Rosemary O’Hara Lynch (1924-1989) they raised a family of six sons and three daughters who they taught to...
Modetz Funeral Home & Cremation Services Located 17 miles from Almont
In 1970, John Modetz sought employment with the late Robert S. Rice, then proprietor of the Fred Wood Funeral Home in Livonia, telling the man that he too wanted to be a funeral director. Sixteen years after meeting Mr. Rice, John, along with his...
Potere-Modetz Funeral Home Located 17 miles from Almont
With almost 90 years of industry expertise, Modetz Funeral Homes has earned a well-deserved reputation of extraordinary services throughout Michigan. With locations in Waterford, Rochester and Orion Township, each facility is following in the...
Price Funeral Home Located 25 miles from Almont
P rice Funeral Home was founded October 6, 1956 by William H. Price (1931-2010) as a privately owned funeral home. The firm provides complete funeral facilities, prepaid funeral arrangements and cemetery markers and monuments. Price Funeral Home...
Resurrection Funeral Home Located 23 miles from Almont
Resurrection Funeral Home is built on the last piece of farmland owned by a local judge and his family. The original parcel ran along the south side of 18 Mile Road from Garfield Road to Hayes Road.
Every year, more than 450 families place their...
Muir Brothers Funeral Home
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Almont, MI 48003