Funeral Homes

In preparation for or following the death of your loved one, many decisions need to be made. One such decision is which funeral home will handle the arrangements. View a list of funeral homes in Peoria County.

Important Information

To further assist you, we have developed a list of information and items that you will need when you meet with funeral home staff:

  • Birthplace: city, state, and country
  • Cemetery name and location, if applicable: city, county, and state
  • Church affiliation
  • Clothing, including undergarments, socks, dentures, glasses, and jewelry
  • Date of birth and age
  • Deceased's full legal name: first, middle, and last
  • Education, highest grade completed
  • Father's name: first, middle, and last
  • Life insurance policies
  • List of 6 to 8 pallbearers, if applicable
  • Marital status
  • Mother's name: first, middle, and last, including maiden name
  • Name of surviving relatives and cities in which they live: spouse, parents, children, brothers, sisters, and grandchildren
  • Name of surviving spouse, if applicable
  • Occupation and place of employment
  • One recent photograph for obituary and cosmetic purposes
  • Organizations or memberships
  • Residence: number and street, city, county, state, and zip code
  • Social Security Number
  • Special achievements
  • Veteran's Discharge Papers, if applicable