In April of 1944, John S. Jackson, his wife Ruth, and children Bill & Barbara moved to Rensselaer from Tipton, Indiana. John and Ruth purchased the Worland Funeral Home business located at the corner of Washington Street and McKinley Avenue. Then in 1949, they were given the opportunity to buy the W.J. Wright Funeral Chapel and business located at 250 N. McKinley Avenue. The funeral chapel was built in 1941 by Wright.
We offer families a beautiful setting in which to come together to honor your loved one. But, you may certainly choose to celebrate their life in a more unique setting. No matter where you decide to gather together, such a service will make a difference in the lives of all who attend.
In case you are interested in preplanning your memorial service, you can be sure your legacy will be secured and that you can have peace of mind. This location has proudly served the area with exceptional care for years and can help guide your household through burial etiquette, individualize your tribute, funeral costs, directions to cemeteries, guestbook, online obituary creation, and telling your life story.
Located in Rensselaer, Indiana and 2.5 miles from down-town Rensselaer, this business is within Jasper County and assists the surrounding areas of: Collegeville, Kersey, Wheatfield, Sumava Rsts, Indiana Beach, North Hayden, Creston, Belshaw, Lake Dalecarlia, Fowler, and Denham.
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