We receive many letters from the families we've served, thanking us for our caring ways during their time of loss. Their words warm our hearts, and speak to you of our professionalism, compassion, and the true value of the services we provide.

If you feel we’ve gone above and beyond in supporting you through this difficult time or would simply like to reach out and say thanks, contact us to share your thoughts or submit a testimonial below. It means the world to us to hear from you and know that we’ve made a difference.

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The urn was beyond my expectations, and Alyssa had really did everything she could to help with the time limit and difficulty of the unusual situation that my family faced. It was an international matter. I could not say thank you enough for the timely work and the compassion we experienced.

Ursula Kowalski

September 21, 2022

I want to thank each of your employees for being there to answer my questions. Also the compassion the employees had for me and my family. Thank you very much for your help.

Milagros Gonzales

June 14, 2022

The hair dress did an amazing job. He truly was himself in the casket. Thank you for your sympathy and support during this difficult time.

Rose M Shepherd

June 14, 2022

I could not have asked or wished for anything better! What an amazing group of people and facility!

Debra Richardson

June 08, 2022

The experience was calm and respectful. both on the phone and direct interactions. Thank you.

Judy Hart

May 15, 2022

We have always been impressed with Anderson Funeral Home. The Staff is always caring and considerate. They treat you like family because they are family. I would recommend them to everyone. Thank you again.

Terrance Gunty

March 24, 2022

You guys made me and my family so comfortable. Love this place! I recommend this place!

Tianne Turgeon

March 23, 2022

The whole team was absolutely great! Everyone went out of their way to help us in every way and provide exceptional, professional service.

Bill Girad

March 22, 2022

I've used you twice in under a year you made a very difficult time in my life manageable.

Joan Bice

March 21, 2022

In these difficult times of Covid, we were grateful of consideration and care we received from funeral personal. That gave family more peace and consolation in difficult times! Thank you for everything. -Sabino Robles

Sabino Robles

December 29, 2020

The staff was very caring and was so helpful in coordinating everything – including church service and obituary. My mom looked beautiful, and the flowers were amazing. It was all that my mom would have wanted.

Harry Polaner

December 04, 2020

Wonderful service, kind employees, helped me get thought this with as little stress as necessary. - Cheryl Allison

Cheryl Allison

November 01, 2020

We couldn't have asked for better results. You made our daughter look as if she were peacefully sleeping. Thank you.

Daniel Peterek

October 19, 2020

Anderson went above & beyond what we expected of them. Thank you so much for being there for our family.

Carol Love

October 13, 2020

Anderson went above & beyond what we expected of them. Thank you so much for being there for our family.

Carol Love

October 13, 2020

Mr. Anderson and his staff were very professional and very personal and caring. I want to express my genuine appreciation for making a difficult situation much easier for me and my children.

Dennis L. Morris

September 15, 2020

The death of my husband was an unexpected shock and due to the covid-19 pandemic I had no idea how I was going to vie my husband this kind of farewell he deserved. Rich and his whole staff helped me make difficult decisions. I am happy to say my farewell to my husband turned out beautiful. I am so grateful to Rich and his staff

Sandra Stuart

September 01, 2020

Thank you for your kindness. ever though our moms death was expected, it was still so shocking and sudden. You and your staff were very gracious and helpful.

Eva M. Barsley

September 01, 2020

The staff, at Anderson Memorial Chapel were compassionate, caring and empathetic to me and my family. We had many people attend Ron’s wake and your staff made sure we and our family were comfortable and taken care of. Thank you!

Gala Ann Bekielewski

June 02, 2019

I have already told my children; this is the place I want to be taken care of at my end. I’m not just talking, I mean this. - Sincerely Anges Heer.

Anges Heer.

May 19, 2019

Keep up the great personal Kindness, knowledge, compassion that you showed me & my family. I was so scared of what my son would look like, but you made him look so at peace & good. That meant the word to me & my family due to circumstances of his death. I can’t thank you all enough. God Bless you all.

Victoria Kohut

April 04, 2019

Unfortunately, we have used your services 4 times now – every one of them were rated A + by myself & My husband before he passed away. I am very thankful to you all including office staff for their caring & helpful assistance especially since my brain seemed to stop functioning.

Mary Kreczmer

March 30, 2019

They couldn’t have been nicer, took all the warries over the arrangements. The video was awesome.

Barbara Keefner

February 27, 2019

It was a beautiful experience under trying times your attention to all of our needs made it very liveable & beautiful. I can’t say enough. Thank you

Michael Vernon

February 24, 2019

I was 100% satisfied. I may consider grief counseling when my granddaughter is back in school, since she is at my home 4 days a week until school starts in august.

Carol Palka

February 22, 2019

Owners and staff provide excellent service and personal attention.

Gary Harmon

February 11, 2019

Very caring staff went above and beyond to help us though our needs, concerns, & grief. Thank you for everything.

Roberta Dennis

February 10, 2019

Very caring staff went above and beyond to help us though our needs, concerns, & grief. Thank you for everything.

Roberta Dennis

February 10, 2019

I couldn’t have wanted more. We received excellent service. The Gentleman was wonderful in every aspect. Thank you!

Amparo Gutierrez

February 01, 2019

I have known you guys for a long time and was always pleased with the Andersons Family. Thank you so much for taken care of my husband

Doralee Patrick

January 25, 2019

To meet with such warm & knowledgeable people at such a difficult time was a reassuring. Everything was handled with great efficiency and with peaceful calmness. They made a hard time go very smoothly and they are all very helpful. Thank you!

John R Schreiber

January 03, 2019

This was my first interaction with funeral arrangements. Richard and his staff made it a lot easier than I expected. Thank you

Julius Baykan

December 21, 2018

Many husband insisted we pre-arrange the funeral service. When it came time, it was an emotional for me. I was so thankful all went smoothly. Family & Friends had plenty of space to share memories. Extra screens assured all would have opportunity to view his phenomenal videos from beginning to ending, All was done with no hitches, and went along beautifully. Thank You

Cyndi P Valencia

December 13, 2018

Delight of incredibly rough circumstance, funeral home made these arrangements easy to plan, they had patience while we made decisions and very polite & calm while we had our moments and melt downs. I would personally choose this company for future funeral needs. – Vanessa Jennifer Mendez

Vanessa Jennifer Mendez

August 28, 2018

Very pleased with everything

Kimberly Shanahan

August 28, 2018

The funeral director was very helpful to me & my family. I appreciated all of his patience with my questions

Estella Gutierrez

May 19, 2018

Very Professional, accommodating

Matthew Rychetsky

March 25, 2018

Best funeral experience I ever had!

Paula Johannes

November 02, 2015

I would like to thank you for making a very difficult time go extremely smooth. Your services were great! Thank you. The family of Virginia Marshall

Lynne Marshall

November 02, 2015

We felt that the whole experience was relaxed and that Rich and his staff were very caring. The memorial service went exactly as we planned, "Cubs" theme, music, etc. Our friends and family loved it!

Helen Whatley

November 02, 2015

Excellent and helpful. We will use services in the future.

Sharon Scott

November 02, 2015

Thank you all for what you have done to make both my Mom & Dad's celebration of life special. It was absolutely beautiful.

Judy Surinak

November 02, 2015

We were very satisfied and happy with your services and the funeral home was beautiful.

Shirley Albarran

November 02, 2015

Just thank you.

William Honig

November 02, 2015

We made arrangements 3 months prior to her death. It was very helpful.

Arthur Mackey

November 02, 2015

To you and your family. I wanted to express how much I am truly grateful to all of you for all of your help and warmth and kindness during this painful time. The service and guidance that you offered brought much calm amidst the sea of fog. I thank you for allowing us to say goodbye and see Wally one last time in a manner in which I think he would have truly appreciated. Kind Regards.


May 05, 2011

With utmost respect, this business will work with all your specific needs for your loved one. They even offer shipping services, cremation and a nice chapel to house the ashes.


July 28, 2005

My overall experience with Anderson Memorial Chapel was very pleasant and comforting, I would highly recommend it to any one who asks

Lynn A. Nunnenkamp

Anderson Funeral Home Memorial Chapel. They met our needs, went above & beyond guiding us with options to select from. They take a time that is most devastating and make it liveable.

Lorraine Singer

For such a sad occasion everything was so calmly and kindly handled that it made it instead a lovely memory. Instead of being heartache on top of sorrow - thank you for this.


Thank you all for your thoughtful assistance with my fathers funeral.

Tom Gaikowski

"They were totally wonderful."

Patricia Ann Francis, Plainfield, Il.

"Thank you for being so helpful (during) such sadness."

Phyllis C. Shelton Erickson

"Everyone there was extremely helpful. Whenever I needed anything--or even a question answered, they were always there."

Geri Spelitt, Plainfield

"This funeral was pre-planned. I would use (Anderson-Goodale) again if needed! "

Nancy Wheeler, Romeoville, Il.

"Thank you. Everything was just beautiful."

Patricia Wolosuk, Crest HIll, Il.

"Excellent service and very caring Funeral Director."

Stephen Heil, Westmont, Il.

"... my mom chose to be cremated, I wouldn't have gone anywhere else. (Anderson-Goodale) really earned my trust. They know their business...Nice and Knowledgeable.

Karen Stith-Illa, Romeoville, Il.

"This is the 3rd time we have used your services and each time has been excellent regarding attention to details. We are thankful...."

Howard Amerian

Anderson Memorial Home & Heartland Cremation Services
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21131 W. Renwick Rd., Plainfield, IL 60544

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