Berry-Short Funeral Home Inc

119 Nw Front Street
Milford, Delaware 19963
Sussex County
(302) 422-8091

Check with Berry-Short Funeral Home Inc about which type of funeral services and products the funeral home, mortuary or memorial chapel provide at their Milford, Delaware location.

Contact the Berry-Short Funeral Home Inc Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (302) 422-8091.

If there is a religious preference, make sure that Berry-Short Funeral Home Inc can accommodate your religious practices before, during and after the funeral ceremony and at any graveside service.



The Berry-Short Funeral Home Inc is one of the funeral homes in Milford, Delaware. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Milford, Delaware and Sussex County.

Milford, Delaware Obituaries and News
Berry - Short Funeral Home April 08, 2016

MILFORD - Margaretta T. Robbins passed away on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at home. She was born in Milford, the daughter of the late John Linden Thompson, Sr. and Lillian (Smoot) Thompson. She was a homemaker and a... (legacy.com)

A True Hero: From Shepherd Boy to King November 07, 2012

But with the internet and social media at our fingertips, we now prefer to read in short flurries, have less ability to focus, and have more difficulty thinking through complex subjects. The immersive nature of video games make them one of the best ways to ... (faithstreet.com)

Car hits gas lines, fire engulfs Milford bed and breakfast January 09, 2016

MILFORD, Del. (AP) — Delaware fire investigators are asking for the public's help as they investigate a blaze that heavily damaged a business in downtown Milford. Authorities say flames began engulfing the Towers Bed and Breakfast about 7:30 p.m ... (The Roanoke Times)

OBITUARY: James L. Pase January 08, 2016

Visitation will be held 7-9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, at Berry-Short Funeral Home, 119 N.W. Front St., Milford and noon-1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, at the Calvary U.M. Church, 301 S.E. Front St., Milford. Funeral Services will begin at 1 p.m. at the church. (Milford Beacon)

Robert 'Bob' Connelly, Second Street Players advocate January 03, 2016

He volunteered with the Mispillion Art League, the Bug and Bud Committee and Downtown Milford Inc., and served ... Walnut St., Milford, DE 19963. http://www.secondstreetplayers.com/About-Us.html. Arrangements handled by Berry Short Funeral Home, Milford. (Village Soup)


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Funeral Home Reviews
Seaford, Delaware
When asking Mrs. Cranston a question about my lost loved one, she responded to me, "You people need to get a grip!" Regardless of how many times I had contacted them, (three times in three days) this is NOT something I should hear from a funeral home employee. We will NEVER use them and will be tellling our friends not to either
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Wilmington, Delaware
do not go here, they do a awful job!!!
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Wilmington, Delaware
Nice Funeral
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Lorain, Ohio
Walter is the best that a friend can ever have and he really knows his stuff and how to make a person feel welcome and a part of the family
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Darien, Illinois
Be very careful with this funeral home. They may lack honesty, and or diligence. A year ago we lost a parent/In-Law. We used Modell because the parent's spouse was handled through them. During the arrangements ,with the owners daughter, we informed her that the Parent had changed it's mind, and instead of the full burial package, the Parent had previously decided on, the parent wanted Cremation, and a Memorial service at our Church. The Pastor had become a good friend. The Daughter worked with us on the Urn, cards and the arrangements of the remains. Yet, it appeared to us that she became preoccupied with other matters and wanted to give us over to someone else as soon as she could. On later reflection we questioned ourselves on her leaving us was due to the amount of money we were not spending. Months passed as I went through boxes of the parent's records, gotten food poisoning, and spent weeks sipping Broth and sleeping. As we did not pay in full immediately Modell put the account into collection. While recovering I spent an hour in the morning and another in the afternoon back in the boxes. Discovering, in a bundle of old Bank records, a Customer's copy of a Forethought Funeral Insurance policy written by Modell Funeral Home. I contacted Modell and the daughter answered. I told her what I had discovered, and her immediate response was how glad she was that she was not the person to have handled this. How that person should have checked the records. (She must have been doing something else when she spent over ten minutes checking, or she did find the records?, we do not know). She then asked to take care of the matter for us, for which I declined, having no confidence or trust in her or them. The story continues but the above is the essentials. I still question myself on whether or not she was diligent, or if she had found the policy. Did she have a lack of memory in handling us, or was she trying to cover herself. Did she put us in collection to further gain funds and cover themselves? What was nice, was that in the final meeting she never gave us or offer us any credit for there lack of service, Professional to the end. Oh, I forgot they messed up the cards.
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