Rumsey-Yost Crematory is Lawrence’s Only Locally Owned and Operated Crematory.
Since 1920, Rumsey-Yost has been known for helpfulness, integrity, and competency from the moment our services are requested. Personal care and attention to detail at fair and affordable prices have earned our firm its excellent reputation.
Our chapel, visitation rooms, foyer, library, and state-of-the-art preparation room afford the finest in care and service to every family that we are privileged to serve.
Service to All Faiths
Our funeral home knows the importance of faith traditions and we do our best to meet the needs of each family in their time of grief. We are pleased to work with people of all faiths.Service Packages
In 1998, Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home installed the first and only crematory in Lawrence. Four of our funeral directors are certified crematory operators with the Cremation Association of North America.Cremation Packages
Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home & Crematory provide services honoring the men and women who have served our country.Learn More
Green/Natural Funeral & Burial
For people who want to preserve the environment, green funerals and green burials provide a way to make the end of life more meaningful too.Learn More
Bereavement care helps with the needs of those left to mourn the death of a loved one and is an integral part of the services we provide.Learn More
Funeral pre-arranging, or advance funeral planning, is simply a matter of being prepared. None of us takes pleasure in thinking about our deaths, and yet who will take care of all the details when that day comes? It makes good sense to prepare in advance.Learn More