top banner

Testimonials

We at Buranich Funeral Home, Inc. sincerely appreciate the trust that is given us everyday to serve the families in our community during their most difficult time. We thank you for taking the time to read what families have said about us and invite you to leave a comment anytime regarding the services we've offered.



Submit a Testimonial
 
 
 
 

Thank you Gino, so much, for everything you did for my family in helping us to say goodbye to David. Everything went smoothly and the care and compassion shown was very lovely.

Christine and Family

December 03, 2018

Matt, thank you so very, very much once again for all of your help and guidance with our Mom's service and funeral. You make it all go so smoothly for the family and cannot tell you how much that means to all of us.

John and Family

December 03, 2018

Gino and the entire staff did an awesome job. It was very heart warming for my family. My wife Melissa went in style. Gino did us proud, especially with the service. It was almost like he knew her in person. Very nice.

Jim and Family

November 26, 2018

I just want to thank Gino, Jason, Matt and Sam and the entire team at Buranich for the care, compassion and love that they showed for my dad and our entire family from the time he passed until he was laid to rest. They took such gentle and compassionate care of him and provided him with such a beautiful service. You showed my family and I patience, concern, compassion and love throughout the entire process. I can not express my gratitude enough for all you did for us. Much love to all of you! - Christa Baumes

Christa Baumes

November 12, 2018

Matt, I wanted to thank you again for your kindness and understanding during our difficult time. It meant so much to have you help us in such a caring way. Chris was grateful that the support and guidance made it easier for him. I will never forget the love you have shown to all of us. Our family is grateful for you during this time of sorrow. We appreciate everything that you did when dealing with our family during difficult circumstances. Many thanks for everything!

Martha, Aaron and Family

November 08, 2018

Can't say enough about how Gino handled Missy's funeral. He went above and beyond. If I didn't know any better I'd think he had known her for a long time. Everything from the meeting with Gino til' we got the remains back have been nothing but professional. He made our very sad day a little brighter. Kuto's to you or whom ever hired him!

Debbie and Family

November 07, 2018

Our overall experience with Buranich was very favorable. I would recommend our firm to anyone. Our funeral director Matt made the process less stressful for our family. His comforting and caring personality made this a memorable service. Thank you!

Donald and Family

November 07, 2018

It was as good as can be. I was very satisfied with all the meetings. They were accommodating, sympathetic to our needs and did their best to fulfill our wishes. My wish was to have calling hours in our church, they were happy to do so with great care and sympathy. All of the members of Buranich were extremely polite and they gave us as much time as was needed. I was very satisfied with everything. I would highly recommend your funeral home. Thank you so much.

Josephine and Family

November 02, 2018

From the time they picked up Pat's body until they delivered her ashes we received caring and compassionate service. I've used them in the past and will continue in the future. Buranich went out of their way to insure our needs were met. We were never rushed nor did they try to steer us to more expensive options. Very attentive and accommodating for the memorial service.

Ronald and Family

October 11, 2018

Very well conducted-everyone helpful and pleasant. Everyone was easy to work with, good information and receptive to our ideas.

Sharon and Family

October 11, 2018

Excellent! Vincent was very professional and comforting. The process was made easy by him, and I felt he took care of everything. Yes, no negative feelings, only positive. Vincent was super competent. Thank you.

Mary and Family

September 24, 2018

We were treated like family. I have had conversations with people that were very impressed with "the experience" and like the option of your business for their needs in the future. Everyone was very courteous and professional.

Karen and Family

September 24, 2018

I had been to the funeral home for many other services and was always impressed. That's why I chose your funeral home, and Matt was exceptional. All I can say is this was the hardest time in my life, and Matt made it bearable, and I've already recommended Buranich to everyone I know. Thanks Matt, Corinne and the Buranich Family.

June and Family

August 28, 2018

I was extremely pleased with the care and compassion Matt showed us during this difficult time. Being from out of town was difficult but Matt was very accommodating and helpful. The funeral arrangements and funeral itself could not have gone more smoothly. It was comforting to know that our mother was placed in the best hands possible. We thank you for all that you did for our family and for our mother.

Mary Janet and Family

August 13, 2018

My experience was exceptional. Matt made a difficult time as easy as it could possibly be. I was so grateful that our mother looked like our mom "her old self." Matt and everyone else including Corinne, was very approachable and reasonable and met all of our requests with professionalism. The video tribute, E-Guestbook and thank you cards were tremendous! Lots of compliments.

Lisa and Family

July 24, 2018

Very satisfied with Matthew and how everything was taken care of. Thanks!

Katharine and Family

July 16, 2018

Excellent! Matt was wonderful and all your staff were great. Everyone tried to make a very difficult experience a memorable one for my family. They went out of their way to carry out all our wishes-great people. Thank you!

Karen and Family

June 18, 2018

Sam was extremely helpful at the arrangement conference exploring every detail thoroughly. Vincent and Gino were hospitable, friendly and caring. Sam made himself available for every question or concern we had. The experience was comforting at such a sad time, and the staff was extremely courteous to all who attended. Everything was handled very professionally.

Laurie and Family

June 12, 2018

Matt, thank you so very much for helping us get through a very difficult time. Everything was perfect.

Pat and Family

June 07, 2018

We can't put into words what you have done for our family. We were very pleased to see Al look so good and peaceful. Thank you very much. We will always remember what a good job that you did. Thank you again.

Frances and Family

June 07, 2018

Everyone that I came in contact with by phone or in person more than exceeded my expectations. The entire staff showed "genuine" empathy to my family. Many of our friends commented on how impressed they were with the staff and they might consider Buranich Funeral Home. I hope they do, they will not be disappointed!

Diane and Family

April 27, 2018

Sam, I cannot thank you enough for everything you and everyone did for myself and my family. It was so comforting knowing you were right there. Everything was perfect and peaceful and for that I will never be able to properly thank you but please know I am so very grateful.

Amy

April 17, 2018

My brother Jim and I were very pleased with our meeting with Matt and Gino. We did not feel rushed through the process and all of our questions/concerns were satisfied. Everyone who we interacted with during Tom's wake/funeral were kind and courteous, which gave us a sense of calm. We never felt worried or concerned about anything. We thank all of you for your warmth and professionalism.

Patricia, Jim and Family

April 10, 2018

I just want to thank you all for you kindness and upmost professionalism throughout the most difficult time for our entire family. My mother's funeral process, wake and cemetery proceeding were so wonderful and smooth thanks to you, Jason and all of Buranich's staff. As a family, we thank you from the bottom of our hearts. You and your staff made this tremendously difficult time for our family so much easier as you had everything so organized that we didn't have to worry about a thing.You are a top notch organization and this is something we will never, ever forget. We thank you all for the kindness you showed our father and family and the respect that my mother received. Words cannot express how much this meant to me and my family.

Kathleen

March 14, 2018

We can not thank all of you enough for the caring, compassionate and loving kindness you gave to us at a difficult time in our lives. Your compassion for our family started at the time you picked our mom up right up to the ending when Jason dropped off everything at the luncheon. We are all very impressed! You all left an impression of love on our lives.

Sandra & Family

March 14, 2018

Thank you for the services you provided for our husband/father. The sensitivity and professionalism you showed to all of us did not go unnoticed and was greatly appreciated. You made this difficult time for us easier. We have no regrets and know our dad was in good hands. We received many compliments on the services and Mass and we all feel we gave him the best send off we could. Thank you for everything.

Rita & Family

March 14, 2018

Just a note to thank you for the services you provided for my mother and our family. I felt that she was well cared for and the support to the family was exceptional. Thank you to all involved.

Shirley

March 14, 2018

Thank you for your support and kindness during our difficult time. You handled everything with great compassion and care. The memorial was a beautiful remembrance of our mother.

Michael, Dan, Sandra & Michelle

March 14, 2018

To all the staff at Buranich Funeral Home, thank you for your professional, compassionate services during a difficult time in our lives. It makes all the difference when there are such wonderful people such as yourselves.

Ronald

March 14, 2018

Every need was met. Thank you for your patience and comforting words. You understood and completed everything we needed. It was a comfort to know we left everything up to you and everything was taken care of beyond our expectations.

Jackie and Family

March 12, 2018

Couldn't be more pleased. Everyone so caring! Made a difficult time bearable.

Michael, Irene and Mary

March 02, 2018

To All ~ I can't thank you enough for the thoughtful care you took for Sonny's funeral. The family and I were comforted and secure with thoughts of gratitude. We have heard many compliments on your services.

Sally

March 01, 2018

Very Good! Matthew was very professional and helpful.

Mary Anne

February 28, 2018

Our experience was excellent. Matt was knowledgeable, professional, and comforting. He was very understanding of our wishes. It felt like we were with family. We felt loving support from everybody who assisted with mom's wake and funeral.

Susan and Family

February 05, 2018

Matt especially, but also Vincent and Gino were kind and considerate starting with the day they came to pick up my Uncle, through the funeral, they did everything right.

Damon

January 31, 2018

Excellent-could not have asked for better services. Matt was wonderful. He was very compassionate and caring and even put up with my "odd" sense of humor.

Nancy and Family

January 29, 2018

Matt and the entire Buranich Home family (Sam III, Kris, Corinne, Jason and Vince) treated me like family. The compassion, dignity and professionalism with which my family and I were treated throughout our entire journey is something I will never forget. The genuine respect shown for my Dad, the personal concern for me and my family, the consistent attention to detail and the continual, easy contact regarding matters pre-, during and post- services are many ways in which the Buranich Home staff went above and beyond. One request I made of Matt was to witness my Dad's entombment at St. Mary's Mausoleum. Matt went above the call of duty to make this happen. My Dad was with me when I entered this world. I was with him when he left this world (from Upstate Community) and, thanks to Matt's efforts, I was with him again when his body was laid to rest next to my Mom. There is absolutely no price I can put on this experience and, honestly, no way I can fully express my gratitude to Matt and the Buranich Home family for the comfort this experience gave to me. My Mom died in 2002 and for a brief moment in December of 2017, I could physically see my parents together with me, in the same space, for the first time in 15 years. Thank you so much for making this happen for me. Peace and Blessings.

Maureen

January 29, 2018

Matt was fantastic to work with! He was not pushy or suggestive in any way of services or details that my mother had not desired. Always a smile and a welcomed side conversation about everyday life was truly appreciated as well. Matt was patient and understanding of our family dynamics as well. All of my concerns were addressed and my questions answered. Every detail was taken care of without hesitation. Thank you to everyone.

Tom, Elizabeth, Stephanie and Family

January 25, 2018

Our experience at Buranich was excellent, they were very attentive and took care of everything very professionally. Matt was very organized, friendly and made the entire family feel comfortable and relaxed throughout the entire experience. He was great.

Jennifer and Family

January 24, 2018

Vincent was helpful, friendly, and professional. Everything was exactly as we had hoped to celebrate our loved ones. The Buranich Funeral Home was wonderful to our family in all of our funeral arrangements.

Mary and Family

January 16, 2018

Excellent personal care for all meetings with arrangements by Matt. This is my first meeting with Matt as we have known Sam, Ann and Sam III for years and cannot say enough about Matt's addition to the Buranich business. It is with sincere appreciation for all his contact and guidance through all my mom's services.

Mary and Family

January 10, 2018

Very professional and very pleasant. Matt was great. He made a difficult situation easier for all of us.

Veronica and Family

January 10, 2018

I just can't say enough on the outstanding job you did on resting my mom, and making it a little easier on me. You did an outstanding job how you had everything organized. Thank you for it all, you have been right on with my Dad, Brother, now my Mom. God Bless.

Linda and Family

October 23, 2017

A first class experience! Buranich and Co. made our time of need as painless as possible and my family can't thank you enough.

John and Family

October 18, 2017

I cannot express enough how wonderful our overall experience was. Matthew, Gino and your entire staff handled everything very professionally and were so helpful in getting us through this process. Everyone did their best to make us feel at ease as much as possible. Matthew handled a very delicate family situation and his discretion was most appreciated. Corinne was great! She was so patient and worked very hard to make our book turn out exactly how we wanted. Thank you all!

Christine, Terry and Jay

October 11, 2017

Sam, We wanted to extend our most sincere gratitude to you, for assisting us with the funeral arrangements for our loved one. As you know, this was an extremely difficult situation for our family, and you made us feel so at ease, and provided us with many options without making us feel pressured whatsoever. Your kindness and compassion is outstanding, and the services provided were so comforting and beautiful. There truly is a difference when choosing a funeral home. We truly appreciate all that you and your staff did for us during this very difficult time, and would highly recommend your services to others for their loved ones. Thank you again.

Lynn, Jeffrey, Christopher, and Cathleen

October 05, 2017

We were overwhelmed by all who responded to our needs at this time. All of our family and guests were impressed. The sincerity and respect provided to our family was especially noted. The unexpected prayer service provided by Matt touched us all. Corinne also accommodated many of our needs which we were very grateful for.

Paul and Jeannie

September 29, 2017

Working with Matt was a very pleasurable experience under these tough circumstances. He spent lots of time with us and everything went really well. We received a lot of support and help from Matt and the staff. We are very appreciative of your services.

Lynnda

September 28, 2017

We all were very pleased with all that you did. Someone was always there for us at all times. My family felt very at home in your facility and I felt that all I needed to do was ask when I needed help and advice. Thanks to all of you!

Marlene and Family

August 04, 2017

Great! I would recommend you to friends and that's why we went to Buranich-friends were happy and so am I! Thank you! We felt like you were family.

Sally

July 31, 2017

Being our first experience with funeral planning it was 100% excellent-from the planning stages to the actual funeral. Each and every person attending mom's funeral remarked what a wonderful way it was to celebrate her life. The day was perfect if one can say that. Everything from beginning to end went so smoothly. As a family, and especially myself and my siblings cannot say enough about Matt! He was one of the most caring, considerate, and nicest people we have ever met. You should be more than proud to have him as a part of the Buranich family. He made a very difficult time in our lives so much easier to handle. I spoke with him at the end of the day but cannot thank him enough for all he did for us.

Linda and Family

July 31, 2017

Matt, thank you for all your assistance in helping me through a difficult time. Your attention to detail and caring attitude was greatly appreciated. Thanks again, Matt, for your excellent service and pleasant attitude. You and your firm did a great job.

Bonnie

June 14, 2017

Our experience was excellent. All our questions were answered. Information was presented to us in an unhurried manner and time was given to us to make decisions.

Judy

May 01, 2017

Matt is great to work with. He took care of everything we needed and was in constant contact with us. He helped us with decisions when we weren't sure. Matt made sure we were prepared and knew what to expect. The room looked very nice and we never felt rushed to leave.

Deborah, Terry and Mark

May 01, 2017

Your service was excellent, your people have been well trained to see that the family is properly taken care of. Matt, when we met at the funeral home, I just knew everything was taken care of. Christine and I want to thank you for a job well done.

Jim

April 17, 2017

Nothing about this process is easy, but it helped having staff who could anticipate everything I would need to know, before I even knew that I need to know. Wonderful job! Because of the time of year, one of my biggest worries was the burial process, and because my husband is being buried out of town, I had extra anxiety about needing to work with two different companies. Buranich took care of everything. Thank you.

Rita

April 11, 2017

Could not have asked for any better. Service-all questions were answered, and I felt very comfortable with your staff. Your firm took the extra step providing service to me and my family.

John

April 11, 2017

Wonderful and very accommodating. Matt & Jason were really understanding, very comforting and compassionate.

Maria

April 10, 2017

Very professional service-would recommend. Your company has it figured out and runs like a fine tuned machine-Thank you Matt for everything during our difficult time.

Scott

March 31, 2017

We were absolutely delighted with our dealings with Matt. He made a very difficult and emotional situation quite easy to deal with and made us all feel very comfortable. We were extremely happy with our entire experience with Buranich Funeral Home. We felt that everything was handled beautifully. We will highly recommend your business to our friends and family.

Mary Jane and Family

March 09, 2017

Vincent was very professional, helpful, and a pleasure to coordinate with. Everyone we had contact with was truly wonderful. They did a beautiful job honoring our mother.

Casey and Family

Vincent treated me with the utmost respect and courtesy during our time of loss. I cannot express how well we were treated by Vincent and how the staff went above and beyond to make us feel comfortable. Thank you very much for everything you have done.

Bonnie and Family

The staff was friendly, kind and compassionate in every interaction; always allowing us to make this a personalized celebration of John's life, and not just a "cookie-cutter" funeral. My daughter-in-law said to me, "I see why you chose this funeral home."

Carol and Family

We were comforted in knowing that the services were handled well and that there was little for us to arrange, which relieved a great deal of stress for us.

Chris & Family

Throughout our experience we were treated very kindly and were never rushed. Your patience was greatly appreciated throughout the calling hours.

Mary & Family

We were very pleased with everything, your staff did an outstanding job. You made me feel like family. Everything was done perfectly.

Clem & Family

We were very pleased with everything, especially the care that was given to all attendants. It was comforting to know that everything would go smoothly, and it did. We were more than pleased with the way everything was handled.

Dominick & Family

Your firm was very professional and respectful. Vincent was a big help at a very difficult time. Helpful and caring, he was always available and willing to assist to make things easier.

Darren & Family

Everyone was very nice and helpful. Especially Vince, who helped us plan services. I would definitely recommend Buranich to friends and family.

Timothy & Family

I would highly recommend your establishment to other family and friends. Your overall service was organized with compassionate and kind people! Everything was followed perfectly to our wishes.

Amelia & Family

Vincent was most helpful and went above and beyond to be kind and compassionate. Your establishment made us feel like what we wanted and needed was important. We cant thank you enough!

Ann & Family

Vincent was so helpful setting everything in motion. We were so cared for by each and everyone. We could not have asked for a more caring firm.

Barbara & Family

I can never express how much our family appreciated all that Vincent did. He gave us comfort at a time that was very difficult . Several of our family members remarked how Vincent and the Buranich Funeral Home did a great job. Thank you!

Mary Ann & Family

We received multiple compliments from family members and friends about your facility and the services. Every member of the staff treated us with respect, anticipated our needs and helped us through this stressful time with caring and dignity. An absolutely beautiful tribute to our mom.

Celeste & Family

Our sincerest thanks to Vincent and all the staff there that helped make my Grandpa's calling hours and funeral happen this past weekend. Everything was so nice and couldn't have gone better. Vincent went above and beyond for anything that we asked and it was definitely appreciated by all!

Stephanie & Family

Our experience was excellent. Sam’s attention to every detail from the calling hours to the memorial service and burial was appreciated. We had nothing to worry about ~ everything was taken care of for us. The care, consideration and genuine compassion meant a lot to our family. It helped make one of the toughest times in our lives a little easier.

Kara and Family

Dear Buranich Staff, I want to take this time to thank Sam and all your staff. From the moment we arrived at your funeral home to make all the arrangements, Sam (may the Lord bless you) showed his love and compassion for our family’s loss. He took his time as we made our decisions on all the details on Monday, June 23rd. Then on Wednesday, June 25th, the staff was amazing, they took care of every detail and looked after the needs of the family as well. Thank you all so much.

Linda and Family

Dear Buranich Staff, I do not want to single out anyone because I know you all played a part in the planning and carrying out the funeral for Linda. Someone at the funeral home (a relative) mentioned that he was speaking to another funeral director and your name came up. The man said a lot of funeral homes do it for the money, but Sam and his staff do it as a ministry. I thought how appropriate. You touch people at their most vulnerable time and are sensitive to all that is encompassed in their raw grief. Blessings to you.

Mary, Dan, and all the family

Thank you for treating my mom, my sister and me with such care and concern. I can’t imagine any other funeral home making people feel as valued and well cared for.

Kathryn

Thank you so much for everything you did in support of our family during my dad’s funeral services. You are all true professionals and masters at your services. Thank you sincerely!

Jay

I just wanted to express my gratitude to Sam Jr., Matthew and the entire Buranich family for your support after the death of my brother. Your professionalism and genuine compassion was greatly appreciated and will always be remembered by my family. Thank you.

Joan

Thanks so much for all your help during my mom’s passing. Every detail was taken care of with dignity! Not only were Sam III and Jason very professional, but also compassionate. Thanks again.

Joan and Sharon

Thank you so much for your patient and gentle guidance during our most emotional and stressful time. Sam III and all the Buranich staff did such a wonderful job. We were very pleased with everything.

Helen

My sincerest thank you for all your caring.

Anne

Thank you very much for all of your kindness and compassion shown to our family during this difficult time. Everything was just as mom wanted!

Diana

Thank you again for all the care and support given to our family at a very difficult time. You were all most helpful especially Matt. We will highly recommend your services to everyone.

JoAnn

Many thanks to Jason and the rest of the Buranich organization for making a difficult time easier. Your professionalism and compassion were very much appreciated.

Linda and Don

Dear Sam, Matt & Wonderful Staff, Thank you for giving our Mother, a beautiful and loving service. Your attention to every detail was so deeply appreciated. Our whole family are so very grateful and comforted by your wonderful efforts.

Diane and Family

We do recommend you! Words can’t convey how we feel about you and your ministry. Thank you for making us feel so comfortable and at ease.

The Heckmans and Basto Family

Thank you for your wonderful service. Losing a love one is not easy but your kindness and attention to detail made our loss more bearable. We will recommend your facilities and staff to our friends.

Pete and Casey

Dear Sam, Thank you, again, for making one of the toughest times in my life easier with the recent passing of my dad, Gene. Your care and consideration during our time of grief meant a lot to us.

Jodie

Dear Sammy, There are no words to express how appreciative I am for all you did for us at the passing of my mother. The way you handled and suggested certain details was so helpful and kindhearted. You have such a gift to be doing the difficult job you do. I will never forget what a positive experience I had for such a difficult time… and it was because of you. Thank you again.

Kim

Buranich Funeral Home did a wonderful job and I couldn't have been more pleased. Everything was perfect, we couldn't have asked for anything more. Thank you so much.

Nancy and Family

Vincent was helpful and very considerate following Joe's wishes. We knew that we didn't have to worry about the services as he handled every detail with professionalism and care. Thank you Vince.

Patricia and Family

Our experience with Buranich Funeral Home has been very positive. Vincent was attentive to all the details and each of the employees was kind, thoughtful and respectful. I knew my father would be well cared for and that my family would be treated with respect, kindness and care.

Donna and Family

Everything was handled with the utmost professionalism, and we were very pleased with all you did during our time of need. Our family and friends could not say enough about the service. Our family has used your firm for many years, and you have always made us feel comfortable during these times. Thank you & your staff for all that you do!

Tammy and Family

From the minute we walked in the door, Vincent was kind and compassionate. We barely had time to process our loss, yet Vincent made the whole process less stressful than we could imagine. Matt was wonderful at church, and took care of every detail. We didn't have to worry about anything, and we were able to say our goodbyes to my mom without stressing about what needed to be done.Your entire staff exemplifies empathy, concern and warmth. Thank you so much for all that you did for us, and for our community.

Debi and Family

I was thankful that I had Sam, Ann, Sammy, and Vincent to turn to at this most difficult time to help us get through it all. Dealing with the Buranich family brought much comfort to not only me, but my children who had never had to deal with a funeral before. They all expressed how kind and helpful everyone was and that helped to lessen our grief in a difficult time.

Janice and Family