What Makes Us Unique?

During some of the most difficult times in your life, it makes sense to choose the best. Discover what makes Vay-Schleich & Meeson stand out from the rest.

More Families Choose Us

In an area with many choices of funeral and cremation providers, we proudly remain our community’s most preferred. Since our beginnings in 1927, our family-owned firm has been blessed to serve over 25,000 families.

Locally Focused

We are based in Rochester and have been since 1927. This makes us different from other firms that have opened offices locally, with headquarters located elsewhere. Our main focus is on your family, right here in our community.

Locally Focused

Our People

Our staff is the very best. We are kind, compassionate and knowledgeable. Every staff member is empowered to serve your family with world-class service. 


With two locations in Greece and Hilton, our facilities are convenient to you, your family and friends. Each location offers a variety of viewing rooms and chapels, complimentary WiFi and the latest in audio/video equipment. Both locations are handicapped accessible, offer ample parking and a comfortable home-like atmosphere. 

Ease of Information

We believe that our families should learn more about what we do and why we believe that we do it better. That’s why we have information centers in each location, making our company brochures, planning guides and pricing readily available.

Ease of Information

Complimentary Services

We provide distinctive options that are not available elsewhere, at no cost to you. Let our family coordinate military honors for a fallen veteran, notary service, use of memory tables, online services, Wi-Fi at our locations, bottled water for guests, just to name a few – all free of charge. 


Pricing and Value

Whether your budget is large, small or you are choosing burial or cremation, we believe that our pricing reflects the greatest value in our community. Unlike other funeral homes, our family will provide you with an accurate accounting of all costs, day or night, 24 hours a day. There are no hidden charges or costly add-ons.  


Meeson Family Promise

This is our written commitment to your family. Your complete satisfaction is our guarantee. Our staff is courteous and sympathetic which allows them to handle all services with warmth, dignity and respect. Unlike others, it is clearly printed on all of our documents and is prominently displayed in our locations which are also comfortable and spotless. If you are not satisfied with any of our services or facilities, we will reduce or eliminate that charge to you.


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