Rochester Cremation Joins Newcomer Funeral Service Group

Rochester, NY – Newcomer Funeral Service Group, a family-owned and operated funeral home and cremation service provider, is pleased to announce that we have acquired Rochester Cremation, strengthening Newcomer’s existing presence in Rochester and throughout upstate New York. Rochester Cremation, founded by Scott and Pamela Meeson, has grown to become the leading provider of simple…

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New Comer Expands in New York

New Comer Cremations & Funerals, a trusted name in cremation and funeral service with established funeral homes in Rochester, Syracuse, and Albany, New York, has acquired Melvin J. Sliwinski Funeral Home at 5090 Transit Road in Depew. This allows New Comer to offer high quality, affordable cremation and funeral services to the Buffalo community. With…

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Newcomer Leaders Gather at JAWACDAH

Earlier this month we gathered our funeral home and cemetery leaders together for a retreat at the always-lovely JAWACDAH Farm. Amidst the fun, games and laughter, the group considered the many hats worn by funeral home leaders. At any given moment, a leader might need to play a coaching role, act as a problem-solver, respond…

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Newcomer Expands in Wyoming

Newcomer Funeral Service Group is pleased to announce that it has acquired Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel of the Chimes Funeral Home & Crematory and Cheyenne Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Cheyenne, WY. The Radomsky family has served Cheyenne and the Laramie County area for two generations, led most recently by Jon Radomsky and his wife, Bridgette. Jon is…

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2022 Warren J. Newcomer Award Winners

Please join us in congratulating the winners of the 2022 Warren J. Newcomer Awards! The awards were established 23 years ago in honor of third-generation funeral director Warren J. Newcomer to recognize outstanding associates who consistently deliver exceptional service. These awards celebrate deserving teams and associates in every role within our company who provide superior…

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Welcoming New Funeral Directors for Training

Last month we had the opportunity to welcome a number of our newer funeral directors from across our company to our Home Office in Topeka, KS. Directors participated in team-building exercises, toured our Home Office and met the staff, and spent time building skills and networking with peers. At Newcomer, Growth is one of our…

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Recognition for Newcomer Pre-Need Sales Associates

Newcomer’s long-time partner, National Guardian Life, recently announced that 18 preplanning associates from across our organization have qualified for the 2022 Producer Circle. The Circle recognizes top contributors for their production over the previous year. We’ve always known that preneed sales are vital to secure the future of our company, and we continue to invest…

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Veterans Benefits Workshops Held

Our staff has been busy this fall offering veterans workshops to help veterans and their families understand the benefits they are entitled. We partner with a representative from a local State or National Veterans Cemetery to share information about the funeral, cremation and cemetery benefits entitled to each veteran. Over the years, we’ve found that…

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Dengel & Son Mortuaries of Northeast Kansas Join Newcomer

Today we are pleased to announce an agreement with Dengel & Son Mortuaries in Ottawa, Paola and Louisburg, KS to continue operating as a family-owned funeral home. Dengel has served the Ottawa area since 1947, led most recently been led by third-generation funeral director, Craig Dengel, his wife Cindy, along with their son Chase. President…

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Cremation Garden Now Open

This summer we opened our new Cremation Garden at Memorial Park Cemetery in Topeka, Kansas. The Garden is located in the center of the cemetery and offers over a dozen cremation memorialization options for individuals, companions and families. Two niche cabinets, a community ossuary, and numerous sizes and shapes of in-ground memorials are available throughout…

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