Why Choose Us...

We are proud of our long history of providing quality funeral and cremation services to the Erie area. Since 1894 we have had a commitment to provide the highest quality of care and service.  We strive to meet all the needs of the families that we serve by respecting their wishes as they relate to death and funeral services. Our goal remains to help families find the most meaningful, appropriate, and affordable way to celebrate and memorialize the life of your loved one.

L.J., Carl, Garett, and Austin Brugger

Share the Memories... Celebrate the Life... Honor the Legacy.

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Personalization of Services

Funerals are not just a ceremony to honor those who have died. Funerals are also an important ritual that helps survivors start dealing with their loss by sharing with those around them. At Brugger Funeral Homes & Crematory we encourage people to SHARE THE MEMORIES...CELEBRATE THE LIFE...HONOR THE LEGACY. We help families see the benefit of participating in the full funeral experience. (408) 339-4598


Cremation Tribute Center

In 2010 the Brugger family opened the Cremation Tribute Center. A first of its kind in the Erie area, the center was designed to give families peace of mind and convenience by assuring them that their loved one never leaves our care during the cremation process. Learn More

(702) 991-2347

We are always here to help you with any of your funeral needs. Whether from pre-planning a funeral, or in last minute emergency situations. We operate two locations to serve you. For any immediate assistance, feel free to contact us at either 814.864.4864  or 814.825.2500, or use our (804) 524-4296.

Recent Obituaries


David A. Hoydic

December 27 1943 - October 2 2012

Charles M. Lewis

February 2 1937 - October 19 2012

Joseph T. Zdunski, III

May 31 1967 - October 18 2012
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Leo J MacKrell

January 20 1933 - October 18 2012

Barbara "B.J." Holcomb

October 7 1938 - October 18 2012


August 19 1922 - October 17 2012


November 6 1922 - October 16 2012