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Phaneuf Hosts Award-Winning Speaker Gail Rubin, “The Doyenne of Death®,” in Entertaining and Educational End-of-life Planning Seminars

The chapel at Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium in Manchester was filled with local residents interested in learning more about end-of-life planning. The buzz around Phaneuf’s entertaining guest speaker, Gail Rubin, undoubtedly contributed to the size of the crowd attending the first of the two events, which drew more than 75 people on Tuesday afternoon.Read more

Bucket list

Are You Ready to Kick Your Bucket List?

Don’t Miss This FREE Event on May 23 in Manchester and Boscawen Spring finally came this year, though there were times we thought it never would! We saw snow well into April this year, leaving many of us wondering why we choose to live in the unpredictable climate that is New England. Now that it’sRead more

2017 Innovation and Excellence Awards

Phaneuf’s Receipt of the 2017 Innovation & Excellence Global Award Officially Announced

In November 2016, we announced our receipt of the 2017 Innovation & Excellence Global Award, designated by Corporate LiveWire, a provider of the latest business news and developments worldwide. Two local publications featured coverage of our award back in December 2016, including the New Hampshire Union Leader and the Memorial Business Journal. We are pleased to say that ourRead more

Lunch and Learn

March Lunch & Learn Series: SAVE THE DATE

In the latter part of 2016, we asked for feedback on how our pre-planning seminars could be improved upon to better serve your needs and preferences. As a result, we spent a significant amount of time and effort working to improve the format of our Lunch & Learn seminars in 2017. We hope that theRead more

Buddy Phaneuf with Bob Sweeney and Rick Middleton

Phaneuf drafted by Bruins for local game

Phaneuf Funeral Homes President Buddy Phaneuf is a consummate professional, with a lifetime of experience serving families who have suffered the loss of a loved one. If you see him around the funeral home, you’ll notice that he’s kind, caring, and compassionate. In his spare time, though, he’s got a whole different personality. You see,Read more

Phaneuf Funeral Directors Included in NHPR Story on Green Burials

Phaneuf’s own Buddy Phaneuf and Mandy Desmaris were interviewed by New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR) reporter Ryan Lessard for a recent story about the green burial movement. The story, titled “The Death Machine,” first aired on the show Outside/In (a production of NHPR) on January 19, 2017. The story runs 30 minutes, and is definitelyRead more

Phaneuf Recognized in Local and Worldwide Trade Publications

On November 21, 2016, Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium received the 2017 Innovation & Excellence Global Award, designated by Corporate LiveWire, a provider of the latest business news and developments worldwide. On Thursday, November 24, 2016, a worldwide weekly publication by the National Funeral Directors Association, Memorial Business Journal, published a short article on the award. Also, on Monday,Read more

Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium is Named the 2017 Innovation and Excellence Global Award by Corporate LiveWire

Manchester, NH, November 21, 2016 – Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, one of the oldest family-run funeral homes in New Hampshire, was named the recipient of the prestigious 2017 Innovation & Excellence Global Award by Corporate LiveWire, a provider of the latest business news and developments from around the globe.Read more

Mandy Desmarais: NH Patriot Guard Riders’ Honoree

We are proud to announce that our very own Mandy Desmarais has been honored by the New Hampshire Patriot Guard Riders! The New Hampshire Patriot Guard Riders is a chapter of a nationwide organization that seeks to give and inspire respect for our nation’s fallen warriors.Read more

Mandy and Madison Attend Manager Bootcamp in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Last month, Phaneuf funeral directors Mandy Desmaris and Madison Fortin had the opportunity to attend a four-day, in-depth training seminar.Read more