875 W. Second Street
Reno, NV 89503
Phone: (775) 323-7189
Fax: (775) 323-1684
Welcome

Welcome

Few things in life are more difficult than coping with the loss of a loved one. Whether you're planning a funeral, sending your condolences, or making your own arrangements, our sensitive caring staff is available to help you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We are only a phone call away.   
 
During times like these, you need to focus on you. Leave the rest to us.
 
Arranging a funeral is a two step process:
 
All necessary paperwork must be completed correctly and accurately to properly expedite the death certificate process. Please click here for a checklist of what we'll need to make this process as seamless as possible for you and your family.  Please print and read carefully. We'll also need a copy of your loved one's Vital Statistics. Please fill out this document and bring it with you to our meeting.
 
Planning a service is intensely personal. Whether simple or elaborate, private or public, the Walton’s staff will help you to craft a service befitting the legacy your loved one leaves behind.
 
Every life has a story, we'll help you tell yours.
News & Events
2014-12-27
Reno, NV (December 2, 2014) – Nearly 200 new and gently used sweaters and gloves were collected at Walton’s Funerals & Cremations locations in Northern Nevada and Susanville, during the Veterans & Family Memorial Care Sweaters for Veterans initiative. The donated sweaters and gloves will be distributed to Lassen County Veterans Services in Susanville, as well as the Homeless Veterans Outreach Program in Reno, for distribution to local veterans. Walton’s is also the Official Cell Phones for Soldiers drop off center for Northern Nevada and Susanville. People are invited to bring in their old cell phones to recycle and convert into One Hour of Free Talk time for our heroes overseas. Walton’s has been Nevada’s trusted source for funeral services for more than 50 years. For more information, please visit www.waltonsfuneralhomes.com.
2014-12-27
Reno, NV (December 16, 2014) – Walton’s Funerals & Cremations is hosting a Remembrance and Candle Lighting Service for anyone in the Northern Nevada community who has lost a loved one. The service will last about an hour and a half and everyone is welcome. Walton’s Sierra Chapel, 875 W. Second Street Thursday, December 18th at 5:30 p.m. Walton’s has been Nevada’s trusted source for funeral services for more than 50 years. For more information, please visit www.waltonsfuneralhomes.com.
2014-12-27
Reno, NV (July 24, 2014) – Alan Frizzell has been hired as the Manager for the three Cremation Society of Nevada locations in Reno and Sparks. He is responsible for managing John Sparks Memorial, Northern Nevada Memorial and Affinity Burial & Cremation; as well as facilitating services for the families. He has seven years experience in the cremation business, having previously managed two other crematoriums. Frizzell is a licensed funeral director, as well as a certified cremationist. He has also earned his certificate in grief counseling. "This job allows me to help families during their most difficult times,” he said. The Cremation Society of Nevada has been locally owned and operated for more than 20 years. For more information, visit www.cremationsocietynevada.com.
2014-12-27
Reno—On June 24, 2014, at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., Walton's Funerals and Cremations will be hosting free Pre-Planning Seminars dealing with a variety of key topics for seniors. “It’s important for families to be prepared in case of emergency,” said Rick Noel, Walton's Funerals and Cremations General Manager. “We see it every day, how families have to cope when they are unprepared. There’s a lot of stress and anxiety compounded by grief and doubt. There’s so much that can be done ahead of time to spare loved ones from needless pain and worry.” • The seminars will feature local attorney, Timothy Riley, of Holland and Hart, who will discuss wills, estate plans, powers of attorney, living wills, how they work and who benefits most from these legal tools. • Another featured speaker will be Anella Huneycutt, MSW with Saint Mary's Hospice of Northern Nevada, who will discuss preserving quality of life for seriously ill individuals, as well as the benefits of hospice care for families being served. • Leon Stone, Prearrangement Specialist, will speak on funeral plans and how you can alleviate financial and emotional burdens for your family at the time of loss simply by planning in advance. Join the staff at Walton's Funerals and Cremations for a free informative session. Refreshments will be served and door prizes given away. Call 775-323-7189 to reserve your seat and to receive a free packet of take-home materials and information.
2014-12-27
Reno, NV (August 13, 2014) – Walton’s Funerals & Cremations partnered with the York Children’s Foundation to donate $1,000 to Casa de Vida. The funds will be used to help provide Casa de Vida clients with doula services - professionals who provide women emotional, physical and informational support before, during and after childbirth. “This is an important part of ensuring healthy births for young women who might not have any support,” said Executive Director April Gonzalez. Walton’s has been Nevada’s trusted source for funeral services for more than 50 years. For more information, please visit www.waltonsfuneralhomes.com. Casa de Vida is a private, non-profit corporation providing a home and support services for pregnant young women who need a safe place to live. For more information visit www.casadevidareno.org.
2014-12-27
Reno, NV (November 7, 2014) – On November 11, Americans throughout the world will commemorate Veterans Day to thank our nation’s veterans for service given and sacrifices made to protect the freedoms of this nation. In conjunction with more than a thousand Veterans & Family Memorial Care (VFMC) Providers nationwide, Walton’s Funerals & Cremations is sponsoring the VFMC Operation Sweaters for Veterans initiative throughout Northern Nevada and Susanville. Now through Veterans Day, November 11, Walton’s is collecting new or gently used sweaters and gloves for men and women, which will be distributed to Lassen County Veterans Services in Susanville, as well as the Homeless Veterans Outreach Program in Reno, for distribution to local veterans. “This is just one small way we can support our heroes, and we’re honored to do our part,” said Tammy Dermody, owner of Walton’s. New or gently used sweaters can be dropped off at any Walton’s location: • Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Sierra Chapel, 875 W. Second Street
Reno, NV 89503 • Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Sparks, 1745 Sullivan Lane
Sparks, NV 89431 • Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Gardnerville, 1521 Church St.
Gardnerville, NV 89410 • Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Chapel of the Valley, 1281 North Roop St.
Carson City, NV 89706 • Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Colonial Mortuary, 115 South Lassen Street, Susanville, CA 96103 • Walton’s Funerals & Cremations - Ross, Burke & Knobel, 1538 C Street
Sparks, NV 89431 • Walton’s Funerals & Cremations - Ross, Burke & Knobel, 2155 Kietzke Lane
Reno, NV 89502 • Walton’s Funerals & Cremations - O'Brien-Rogers & Crosby, Reno 600 West Second Street
Reno, NV 89503 In addition, Walton’s is the Official Cell Phones for Soldiers drop off center. People are invited to bring in their old cell phones to recycle and convert into One Hour of Free Talk time for our heroes overseas. Everyone in the community is invited to support our veterans and military heroes by donating sweaters, gloves and old cell phones at Walton’s. Walton’s has been Nevada’s trusted source for funeral services for more than 50 years. For more information, please visit www.waltonsfuneralhomes.com.
2014-12-27
Reno, NV (May 16, 2013) – Walton’s Funerals & Cremations was recently honored at the Family Owned Business Awards program, sponsored by Nevada Business Magazine and Nevada State Bank. Though the event is three years old, this is the first year it was held in Reno in addition to Las Vegas. There were almost 500 nominees statewide, with 30 finalists in each of 10 categories, and one winner per category. Walton’s won in the “Wisdom of Age” category, for companies that have been in business for 20 years or more. "The company is a huge part of who I am and who my father is," explained Tammy Dermody, in explaining how the business, which was started by her father, Ed McCaffery in 1959, had stayed in the same family for more than 50 years. "It’s not just a profession for me, it’s a calling, so it’s easy to keep it in the family. We are 100% committed to the industry and the company. We have helped so many families in the area, it is expected of us to always be here." For more information, please visit www.waltonsfuneralhomes.com.
2014-12-27
Reno, NV (November 12, 2013) – Walton’s Funerals & Cremations partnered with the York Children’s Foundation to donate $1,000 to the Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation. “We’re happy to be able to support such an important organization in our community,” said Tammy Dermody, owner of Walton’s. Walton’s has been Nevada’s trusted source for funeral services for more than 50 years. For more information, please visit www.waltonsfuneralhomes.com.
2014-12-27
Reno, NV (February 1, 2014) – Walton’s Funerals & Cremations partnered with the York Children’s Foundation to donate $1,000 to the Children’s Cabinet. Tammy Dermody, the owner of Walton’s, matched the donation so that it totaled $2,000. The Children’s Cabinet plans to use the donation to feed more than 550 families. “The Children’s Cabinet does so much good for our community and we are very happy to be able to help them,” said Dermody. Walton’s has been Nevada’s trusted source for funeral services for more than 50 years. For more information, please visit www.waltonsfuneralhomes.com.
2014-12-27
Reno, NV (May 29, 2014) – Walton’s Funerals & Cremations partnered with the York Children’s Foundation to donate $1,000 to the Solace Tree. The Solace Tree will use the donation to help with its mission to provide hope and healing for families dealing with death. “Walton’s has been a strong supporter for many years. We’re very grateful to Tammy Dermody and her team, as well as the wonderful people at the York Children’s Foundation,” said Solace Tree Executive Director Emilio Parga. Walton’s has been Nevada’s trusted source for funeral services for more than 50 years. For more information, please visit www.waltonsfuneralhomes.com. The Solace Tree, Inc. is a 501c (3) non-profit based in Reno, NV, with a mission to provide peer support, information and education to schools and the community to promote healing and recovery for grieving children, teens and their families who are affected by loss. For more information, visit www.solacetree.org.
Locations

We provide our families with an open door policy. Please feel free to contact us 24 hours a day.

Walton's Funerals & Cremations

875 W. Second Street
Reno, NV 89503
Phone: (775) 323-7189
Fax: (775) 323-1684
Email: info@funeraltrust.org
Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Sierra Chapel
Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Sparks
Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Chapel of the Valley
Walton's Colonial Mortuary FD#707
Walton's Funerals & Cremations
Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Ross, Burke & Knobel
Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Ross, Burke & Knobel Sparks
Walton's Funerals & Cremations - O’Brien-Rogers & Crosby
Testimonials
I really appreciate everything you have done for me and my family during this time, at the loss of my brother. You all did an excellent job. Thank you.
Jeremy C.
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Helping You Plan

Are you looking to add a personal touch to your loved one's funeral service? Would you like to browse through our catalog of viewing merchandise? Maybe you want to learn more about planning your own funeral. We've made all of this information — and more — available for you to explore in the comfort and privacy of your home.

Helping You Grieve

Our experience has taught us that when losing a loved one, those left behind feel lost and alone. Many do not know where to turn to or how to cope. Our grief support programs in place are dedicated to helping you during your difficult time and making each day a little easier for you when a loved one is lost.