John Wetzel established Wetzel and Son in 1881. The first funeral home was located at 2328-30 Germantown Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.John Wetzel was followed by his son, Walter and his grandsons Walter F. and Alvin F. Wetzel. Today, John's great grandson Bob Wetzel and his son Erich, continue the family tradition of personal service.
As Wetzel and Son celebrated its 125th anniversary, the company has seen five generations of the Wetzel family directing services from its funeral home locations in and around the Philadelphia area.
If you are interested in preplanning your funeral service, you can be sure your legacy will be sheltered and that you may have peace of mind. This location has proudly served the local community with exceptional care for years and will help guide your loved ones through memorial service etiquette, customize your memorial, funeral costs, directions to cemeteries, guestbook, online obituary creation, and telling your life story.
This business is situated 2.5 miles out of downtown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania which is in Philadelphia County and serves surrounding areas of: Lawncrest, Rhawnhurst, Lawndale, Foxcroft, Hollywood, Rockledge, Foxcroft Sq, Meadowbrook, Baederwood, Foxcroft Square, Fox Chase Manor, Rydal, Oak Lane, Cedarbrook, Roslyn, Ogontz Campus, Bethayres, Huntingdon Vy, North Hills, and Erdenheim.
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