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M. J. Suerth Funeral Home

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Phone: (773) 631-1240Fax: (773) 631-66766754 N Northwest Hwy, ChicagoIL 60631-1201 Send email to M. J. Suerth Funeral Home

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Suerth Funeral Home is a funeral home which provides memorial services, cremation, and funeral preplanning services for families and their loved ones. Located in Chicago, IL, this funeral home serves the north side of Chicago and the northwest suburbs, including Edison Park, Park Ridge, Niles, Skokie, Norwood Park, Harwood Heights, Des Plaines, Morton Grove, Glenview, Lincolnwood, Rosemont, Mt Prospect, Schiller Park, Franklin Park, Golf, Wilmette, Jefferson Park, Dunning, O'Hare, Norridge, Rosemont, Franklin Park, and North Park. The company has been in business since 1927 and is owned by Dennis and Donald Krawzak. The company is family owned and operated and weeks to provide services in an open, comfortable, and supportive.

Services provided by this company include cremation, traditional funeral services, and funeral preplanning. Families can customize their services depending on their needs, budget, and time constraints. The funeral home will work with the family to create a memorial that captures the personality, interests, and life of the deceased, and will honor any specific religious, spiritual, or cultural traditions that are special to the deceased or to the family as well. Should the remains be donated to science, Suerth Funeral Home can help with obtaining the appropriate paperwork and ensuring donation. The family or individual can also choose direct burial should they feel that a memorial or ceremony is not necessary.

Visit the website for Suerth Funeral Home to learn more about their services, read a message from the owners, and contact the company to schedule an appointment for preplanning services.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since 09/01/2014

BBB has determined that M. J. Suerth Funeral Home meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

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Reason for Rating

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Factors that raised M. J. Suerth Funeral Home's rating include:

  • Length of time business has been operating.
  • No complaints filed with BBB.

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint TypeTotal Closed Complaints
Advertising / Sales Issues0
Billing / Collection Issues0
Problems with Product / Service0
Delivery Issues0
Guarantee / Warranty Issues0
Total Closed Complaints 0

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0 Customer Reviews Customer Reviews on M. J. Suerth Funeral Home

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Total Customer Reviews 0 Customer Reviews

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Funeral Directors, Cremation Services, Funeral Related Services

Additional Information

BBB file opened: 11/24/2006Business started: 01/01/1927
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This company is in an industry that may require licensing, bonding or registration in order to lawfully do business. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

Type of Entity


Incorporated: December 1989, IL

Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Donald Krawzak (Owner)Ms. Nancy K Haran Mr. Dennis Krawzak (Owner) Don Krawzak
Business Category

Funeral Directors, Cremation Services, Funeral Related Services

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Address for M. J. Suerth Funeral Home

6754 N Northwest Hwy

Chicago, IL 60631-1201

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2 Locations

  • 6754 N Northwest Hwy 

    Chicago, IL 60631-1201(773) 631-1240
    Fax: (312) 631-6676

  • 6754 N Northwest Hwy 

    Chicago, IL 60631-1299

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