Swilley Funeral Home

1602 W Waters Ave
Tampa, Florida 33604
Hillsborough County
(813) 932-6157

Check with Swilley Funeral Home about which type of funeral services and products the funeral home, mortuary or memorial chapel provide at their Tampa, Florida location.

Contact the Swilley Funeral Home Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (813) 932-6157.

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



The Swilley Funeral Home is one of the funeral homes in Tampa, Florida. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Tampa, Florida and Hillsborough County.

Tampa, Florida Obituaries and News
Swilley Funeral Home February 03, 2016

STEINKE, Linda Arlene Louette 69, of Lutz, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family Jan. 31, 2016 so she could go to her heavenly home. She was born in Tampa, on Nov. 13, 1946 to Dorothy and Louis... (legacy.com)

Nancy Claire Benson November 18, 2015

Nancy Claire Benson ... FL with Pastor Ernest Roberts officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you send donations to the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 1848, Longmont, CO 80502. Arrangements by Swilley Funeral Home. (Inside Nova)

Barton Houser April 14, 2015

Barton Houser Barton Houser, 71, passed away on April 9 in Tampa, FL. He left behind many friends and loved ones. Service: Funeral service 11 a.m. Thursday, April 16, Swilley Funeral Home, 1602 W. Waters Ave, Tampa. Call 10-11 a.m. Thursday. (legacy.com)

Fifteen years ago, Tampa police launched futile search for body of woman found in storage unit January 30, 2012

Clyde Swilley, founder of a Tampa funeral home, told police he embalmed Bunch's body at a cost of $545. Hancock, he said, asked to store Bunch at the funeral home until they could move her across state lines. Sixteen months later, Swilley told police ... (Tampa Bay Times)

Clyde Swilley, Tampa funeral home founder, dies at 87 November 18, 2009

He probably never imagined that he'd find his calling in the funeral business. For 45 years, Mr. Swilley owned and operated one of Tampa's most successful funeral homes. He sold Swilley ... and of the University of Florida Gators. "You'd walk in the ... (Tampa Bay Times)


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Funeral Home Reviews
Largo, Florida
old neighbor
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Fort Myers, Florida
Please correct phone number 239 470-0812
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Jacksonville, Florida
I was very impressed with the professional services provided for my family, and the services rendered to my deceased aunt Carolyn Davis on April 5, 2014. The facility is beautiful and the service was excellent ..it made our family transition a lot more comforting during this difficult time. And on behalf of my family I would like to say thank you very much.
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Jacksonville, Florida
The experience I had with this funeral home was unsatisfactory. There return calls when left message was poor. There was no communication between the employees.
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Bonifay, Florida
I cannot recommend this funeral home at all. The older gentleman who runs it has zero compassion. He talked about how he didn't like the job, couldn't wait to retire, showed off his new watch. The thing that really still bothers me is at the cemetery he was standing behind the navy guard handing me a flag with paperwork in hand, I don't remember the navy mans speech as I was being distracted by this sims guy leaning over his shoulder waiting for him to get done. The minute the guard handed me the flag and left there was this man handing me a flag holder and thanking me for my business. My daughter had broken down on my shoulder when the flag was presented, and I couldn't even comfort her because this guy was in such a rush to get out of there, I had to u hug my daughter to accept the paper work. Everyone noticed but because of the situation didn't intercede. It was appealing, and that's the memory Of my husbands service I'm stuck with. I had to leave the room several times during the planning stage because of his insensitivity, and let my sister speak for me. I looked a headstones there but was so mad at this man I decided to choose one later, and I'm glad I did. I went to wire grass memorial for the headstone and was quoted a price two and a half times cheaper and nicer then the one sims quoted me. I highly recommend speaking to wiregrass memorial before going to sims. They don't do the service but can tell you who is good or not.
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