Kniffen-O'Malley Funeral Home Inc

728 Main St
Avoca, Pennsylvania 18641
Luzerne County
(570) 457-2801

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Contact the Kniffen-O'Malley Funeral Home Inc Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (570) 457-2801.

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The Kniffen-O'Malley Funeral Home Inc is one of the funeral homes in Avoca, Pennsylvania. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Avoca, Pennsylvania and Luzerne County.

Avoca, Pennsylvania Obituaries and News
Lincoln’s casket comes to town August 27, 2014

AVOCA — History, in a form, is repeating itself said Shawn Viadock. The local history buff from Duryea came to view President Abraham Lincoln’s casket Tuesday night at the Kniffen O’Malley Funeral Home in ... through Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio ... (Times-Leader)

Food ban won't affect local funeral parlors March 05, 2014

A reinstated ban on serving food in Pennsylvania funeral homes will not affect ... Brian Leffler, owner of Kniffen O'Malley Funeral Homes in Avoca and Wilkes-Barre, said he was looking at making some renovations to his funeral parlors so he could ... (Citizen's Voice)

Death Notices November 18, 2013

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Nov. 18 in St. John the Evangelist Church, William Street, Pittston, with arrangements by the Baloga Funeral Home Inc., 1201 ... Nov. 20 at the Kniffen O’Malley Funeral Home, 728 Main St., Avoca, with Mass ... (The Sunday Dispatch)

Kniffen O’Malley now locally owned September 14, 2013

In 1997, licensed funeral director Brian Leffler began serving families at Kniffen O’Malley Funeral Homes, Avoca and Wilkes-Barre. For more than 100 years, both names have been recognized by Luzerne County families for integrity and innovation in ... (The Sunday Dispatch)

Pottsville native buys collection of funeral homes September 10, 2013

and Kniffen O'Malley Funeral Home Inc., Avoca. In 2004, Leffler became general manager at nine of the Heffner family's funeral homes. On Aug. 16, Leffler bought five of them: Schlitzer-Allen-Pugh Funeral Home; Kniffen O'Malley Funeral Home Inc., Wilkes ... (Republican And Herald)


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Funeral Home Reviews
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
Although my mother pre-planned her funeral, there were still a few decisions to be made. I'm pleased to say that Tim McLoone of Huff and Lakjer immediately put me and my husband at ease, and that everything concerning the memorial went just as smoothly as we hoped. I feel very confident in recommending Huff and Lakjer to anyone in need of such services.
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Townville, Pennsylvania
Very discouraged as we could locate the obit
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Morrisville, Pennsylvania
My family had a terrible experience at the J Allen Hooper Funeral Home. Calls and e-mails were rarely returned, even to answer the most simple questions. The person helping us actually complained to us that he was overworked. My grandmother looked terrible at the viewing and the makeup was literally cracking off of her hands. I know it was not "her" but we ended up deciding to close the casket because they did such a terrible job. I would avoid this one at all costs.
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Washington, Pennsylvania
Dealing with CR and his crew is like dealing with a bunch of poorly trained monkeys. My father died very suddenly, without any true preparation in funerary matters. So you'd think that Piatt&Barnhill would take the opportunity to do the best job they could. They didn't. Created by CR and his terrible toupee our questions were greeted by a series of bumbling "uhs" and "I don't know". If my father's body wasn't already in transit I would have walked out then and know now what I do, I should have. But that was only the beginning. After countless clerical errors on the death certificates, they refused to mail them to us. Demanding that we stop in and pick them up. For being in the business of helping alleviate stress and work during a time of grief theses people, they fail immensely.
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Dear Family Members: This is a note from Bernetta Ramsey. She is the granddaughter of Cora Vee Robinson. Cora was the daughter of Bertram Thomas Blakey Sr's half-brother(Aaron Herron(Herring)). She explains what happened when they used Spriggs & Watson Funeral Home to bury her grandmother last Fall. We are both asking the Pittsburgh Blakey Family and friends to take this into consideration when having to choose a Funeral Home to bury a loved one. "My grandma Cora Robinson died on September 13,2012 we had went to Spriggs and Watson for them to do the services Mr. Anderson is the person that we dealt with he owed us a refund that we didn't get November we talked to him on several different times was told we would get the refund. So our next step was to send a certified letter which he didn't accept so had to paid extra money for a constable to serve him. We had to take him to Magistrate January 24,2013 which he didn't even show up the Judge ruled in our favor. Why he felt that he should keep more than he was to get I don't know showed us he's a shaddy man" Thank You
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