Ponds Funeral Home

2429 W State Street
Rockford, Illinois 61102
Winnebago County
(815) 963-6981

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

Contact the Ponds Funeral Home Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (815) 963-6981.

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



The Ponds Funeral Home is one of the funeral homes in Rockford, Illinois. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Rockford, Illinois and Winnebago County.

Rockford, Illinois Obituaries and News
Obituaries Published October 15 October 14, 2014

She is survived by one son, Eddie Charles Sims of Crossett; two daughters, Jacqueline Rhodes and husband Curtis of Crossett and Linda Henderson of Rockford, IL; ten grandchildren ... the directions of Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg. (Ashley County Ledger)

Funeral Homes Looking for Buglers October 10, 2014

This is his first job in the TV industry since graduating from Northern Illinois ... ROCKFORD (WIFR) – If you’ve ever been to a veteran’s funeral or memorial, you can probably recall hearing a person with a bugle playing Taps, but some funeral homes ... (23 WIFR)

Mike Morrow - Playle and Jones Family Funeral Home October 03, 2014

Mike then moved to Rockford, IL, where he worked as a parts manager for a manufacturing ... Memorials are suggested to the Shipley Cemetery and may be entrusted with Playle and Jones Family Funeral Home, 709 S. 27th St., Unionville, MO 63565. (Heartland Connection)

Obituary: Henrietta E. Hess, of Green Pond October 01, 2014

They lived in Illinois, Minnesota, Indiana, New Mexico, New Jersey and Andover, Mass., where they resided for 45 years. She moved back to the Green Pond section of Rockaway ... visit at the Codey and Mackey Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations ... (North Jersey)

Rosy Elva Neal September 24, 2014

Burial will take place the following day, Sunday, at Neal Cemetery in Logan, Illinois. Graveside services there will be held at 1 p.m. Friends may call on Friday at Ketcham-Ripley Funeral Home, in Rockford, from 2 - 8 p.m., and at the church on Saturday ... (Times Bulletin)


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Funeral Home Reviews
Bloomington, Illinois
Your computer system is of no value, other than posting you phone number. I wasn't able to use it to find a funeral let alone the obituary. totally unacceptable.
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Homewood, Illinois
Tews Funeral Home & Ryans Funeral Home are owned & operated by the same person, Mike Ryan. Please beware! Tews Funeral Home gave some of our sons ashes, after cremation, to people who attended the service without asking permission. We did not find this out until months later. My husband was never asked. IT WOULD HAVE NEVER BEEN AUTHORIZED. One of the people who received the ashes was his x-girlfriend. We feel she is part of the reason he is not with us anymore. My husband feels so violated. After finally getting ahold of Mt. Ryan, he kept beating around the bush and would not answer. Please beware. We wouldn't want this to happen to anyone else.
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Chicago, Illinois
I am writing on behalf of the family of deceased, Larry S Edwards. I came to Chicago, from Ohio, to attend the funeral of Larry Edwards. I accompanied my family to your facility to help with the arrangements for Larry's funeral, on several occasions. I just wanted to tell you how impressed we were with the professionalism of your entire staff. With so much involved with the loss of a loved one and then having to plan a funeral, it was so comforting to walk into your offices and leave feeling as if the funeral was one less thing we had to stress about. We felt that Gatlings would take care of not only our loved one, but our family as well. The staff at Gatlings did exactly that. Your drivers were always on time and courteous. Your entire staff were extremely well dressed. Your facility was immaculate and all of your workers were very well organized. They were also very patient, especially at the end of the funeral when everyone was saying their goodbyes to loved ones, your driver said for us to take as long as we needed. Your drivers assisted everyone in and out of the cars, they drove as if they were carrying precious cargo. We never felt rushed or as though we were an inconvenience in any way. Your office staff were extremely patient with my family members. We made several changes to the obituary after the draft had been printed. Your staff continually told us, 'We are here to do whatever you need, we'll take care of you.' Our loved one, Larry Edwards, had been very sick for a very long time. When we viewed the body, everyone kept saying how peaceful he looked and what a wonderful job Gatlings had done. We cannot thank you enough for taking care of our loved one and our family. By the time our experience with Gatlings came to an end, we felt as though we had gained a new family. Please share this letter with your employees. I want them to know how very much they are appreciated. The family of Larry S. Edwards
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Melrose Park, Illinois
Terrible service, untrustworthy, state closed him down for nonpayment
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Harvey, Illinois
To Valencia and Terrance Moore and family, Our family extend our deepest condolences to you all. We know this is a difficult time for you, but have hope and faith in the beautiful promise OUR CREATOR has given to us. Revelations 21:3,4
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