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Serving all of Greater Tacoma
with superior services and more
options than any other provider


Our Services

Burial Services

Our staff is specially selected and trained to plan tributes that create cherished experiences for families. We’re experts at celebrating a life lived.

Cremation Services

We offer cremations at our very own crematory so your loved one never leaves the shelter of our care, giving you impeccable quality and peace of mind.

Pre-Planning Services

With all the options available to you it is important to speak with someone you can trust. We can help you navigate through these options.

Our Venues

Services can be held in a private home, funeral home, church, cemetery, or anywhere meaningful to the person being honored.

Concierge Services

Over the years, we have developed relationships with local hotels, restaurants, florists, car services and other companies to help serve you better.

Request Information

Whether you need our services soon or you're planning for the future, use our simple form to request our free, no obligation information packet.

A Family Tradition Since 1883

Gaffney Funeral Home is dedicated to serving the needs of families in Tacoma and Puyallup as one of the oldest funeral homes in the area. After 133 years and four generations, we understand how to provide the right service for your family. We offer one of the most flexible venues and superior services so that you can honor your loved one with a beautiful ceremony. Whether you are considering cremation or a traditional burial at one of the local funeral homes in the area, you will find that we will guide you through the planning process with compassion and caring assistance.

Since 1883, Gaffney Funeral Home has been considered one of the best funeral homes in Tacoma and Puyallup. This is because of our personalized approach to every family’s funeral home needs. WIth our funeral home services, a family can honor their loved one with a beautiful ceremony that is a comfort during this time of loss. We understand how challenging this time is and we will do everything possible to help you plan the best departure ceremony for your loved one.

Four generations of experience dedicated to serving Greater Tacoma.

Recent Obituaries

Leo E Gilman

Passed: May 24, 2016

Leo Edward Gilman was born in Tacoma, WA on March 26, 1926 to Rollin and Celeste Gilman....

Richard J Jensen

Passed: May 18, 2016

Richard James Jensen was born in Tacoma, Washington on July 27, 1931 and passed away at...

John A Rappin

Passed: May 17, 2016

John Allen Rappin died in his sleep May 17, 2016 at St. Anne Nursing Center of Seattle....

George T Sleet

Passed: May 17, 2016

George Thomas Sleet, 74, passed away May 17th in the Tacoma home he lovingly remodeled...

Mary Angela Engle

Passed: May 13, 2016

Mary Angela Brickner Engle passed away surrounded by her family, at the age of 90, on May...

Alexander M Ryan

Passed: May 13, 2016

Arrangements by Gaffney Funeral Home,...

Our Guarantee To You

We recognize that our clients have a choice when it comes to end of life providers. That’s why our roadmap to success is based on putting our clients first, whether that’s in how you are treated in person or on the phone, in consideration of our Code of Ethics or in regards to accountability.

As a client of Gaffney Funeral Home, you should expect nothing less than the best possible service every time you interact with one of our representatives in person, by letter, on the telephone or when visiting our robust and expertly capable website. Our aim is to build a long term relationship with you. Even though we hope not to have to serve you again so quickly, we want to be counted on by your family today and in the future for end of life services.

Our staff is courteous and understanding. Our facilities are comfortable and immaculate. Our services are handled with dignity and respect. If you are not completely satisfied with any of our services or facility offerings, we will reduce or eliminate the charge.

We Help People Say Goodbye