Proudly serving all faiths & denominations since 1880.
Established in Highland Park in the 1880's, Kelley & Spalding Funeral Home was one of the first and complete funeral establishments in the north suburban area. The funeral home has 2 crematoriums, the first added in 1984 and the second added in 2005. Dean and Jim Spalding, who are both third generation funeral directors, continue to own and operate the independent family funeral home.
Since our establishment, Kelley & Spalding Funeral Home has held a membership in the National Funeral Directors Association. We are also members of the Cremation Association of North America.
Our tradition of service to families and community remains strong today, and we encourage you to contact us should you have any questions about how we may serve you.
At Kelley & Spalding Funeral Home, we offer the very finest facilities to serve the needs of our families. Our chapels are comfortable and spacious, and they provide a dignified environment for traditional services as well as for memorial services. Our Batesville Casket Showroom and Urn Selection Room offers a variety of styles, options, and prices to accommodate the needs of every family. Our Lounge offers you the comforts of home away from home.
Funeral arrangements are necessary at an unfortunate time, following the death of a loved one. Because there are so many details and decisions to address, some find arranging funeral services to be overwhelming. But it doesn't have to be that way. Today, more people are recognizing that planning a funeral in advance provides peace of mind, and it demonstrates love and consideration toward their family members by relieving their loved ones of the responsibilities associated with arrangements.
When pre-planning a funeral, you are able to choose exactly the type of service you would like. Funeral services as well as merchandise can be planned and paid for in advance - guaranteeing today's prices. Regardless of whether you pre-pay or not, the information gathered at the pre-arrangemen