a business where things seemingly stay the same; a change has taken place, a change that will raise the bar on the level
of service a family can experience.
Family Funeral Homes is proud to announce the joining of two long time family
owned funeral homes. On March 17, 2016 Sam and Carol Smith, owners of Smith
Family Funeral Homes, along with their daughter Hannah (Smith) Schmidt acquired
Osgood Funeral Homes. This addition to Smith Family Funeral Homes will continue
to serve our families in Elsie, St.
and now Ovid, Fowler and Maple Rapids with the same dignity and compassion that
you have learned to expect from us.
takes many years to build a reputation and to gain the trust of a
community. In 1899 W.R. Osgood and his
son, Glenn Osgood bought S.H. Inghram & Son Funeral Home. Since that time other family members have
continued their family business. Sam
Smith and the staff of Smith Family Funeral Homes will carry on in that tradition,
bringing with them over 30 years of experience. They have proudly served St.
Johns and the surrounding communities with
the philosophy of “Our Family Serving Yours”.
They would also like to take this opportunity to thank the communities
that they have been honored to serve.
pre-arranged funeral agreements with Osgood Funeral Homes will be honored
without interruption. As will all
pre-arranged agreements with Smith Family Funeral Homes St. Johns Chapel. We will still continue to provide dignified
& personal service, personalized register books, service folders with
photos, Memorial DVDs, personalized vault covers, just to name a few areas that
sets us apart. We will also notify
Social Security, insurance companies and set up all aspects of a Veteran’s
better serve you there will be minimal staffing changes and our phone numbers
and website addresses will not change.
Any questions or concerns that you may have can be directed to any of
our chapels and we will gladly sit down and discuss them with you.