Nelsons Funeral home and Cremation Services continues to be the area’s choice for professional, caring, affordable after-death care. Below are a few of the thoughts and testimonials of those we’ve had the privilege to assist.  As always, we continue to treasure your comments, input and experiences.  Send us an email through the contact button below or call us at 989-732-1770 to share your own story.


Dear Tony and the wonderful staff at Nelson Funeral Home, 

Thank you all so much for going above and beyond to provide excellent customer service in our time of grief. Tony was so great helping me from the very start with arrangements made by phone and email during the pandemic. He was always so patient and kind and professional and answered all my questions.  Thank you again to Hanna, Robert, Tony and everyone for your kindness, being so patient and for your professionalism. I would definitely recommend Nelson Funeral Home. 

Warm Regards,

M. T. and family

M. T. and family, (June 2020)

Dear Tony,

Richard and I would like to commend you and thank you for the very beautiful and exceptional burial ceremony, the DVD and lovely memorial cards for our Mother, Betty Jane Marx. We were so happy that you were able to polish the dark situation, due to Covid-19, the demise of our Mother.  We appreciate all your fine services provided by you personally on behalf of the Nelson funeral Home. We believe you are an asset to the Nelson Family.

Warm Regards,

Richard and Jeane G.


Richard & Jeane G., (May 2020)

Dear Tiffiney, Thank you again for today and everything!!! I could not have done it without you. You are amazing!

Lynn M.

Lynn M., (August 2019)

Dear Tony,  Thank you so much for everything during this difficult time. Thank you for all you have done for our family.

The K. Family

The K. family, (June 2019)

Dear Chuck, Pat and family,  Thank you for the kindness and professionalism shown to us by your employees, all of them, far above any expectations!

The N. family

The N. family, (March 2019)
Tiffany, We were so impressed with you, you are a wonderful person.  Thank you for all your help even in the days after. Sincerely, J. B.
J. B., (January 2019)
Dear Mr. Nelson & Tiffiney,  Thank you for everything you did for our family during the most difficult time we have ever faced.  Your kindness, compassion, and professionalism set our hearts at ease. Sincerely, The B. family
The B. family, (January 2019)
Tony and Henry, Thank you both for your assistance and support during this difficult time. Sincerely, The K. family
The K. family, (November 2018)
Dear Chuck,  Thank you so much for your presence at the visitation and at the funeral, I am very appreciative. Sincerely, C. A.
C. A., (November 2018)
Dear Jan, As Thanksgiving approaches, I want to express my personal gratitude for your patience and professionalism throughout our process. My family is extremely pleased with the result and we are all amazed our monument was completed this year. Sincerely, Roberta J.
Roberta J., (November 2018)
Dear Jan, Thank you again for all of your hard work and the kindness and thoughtfulness you showed our family from mom’s funeral arrangements through the monument process. We were indeed blessed to have you guide us through it all. Thank you, Kathy S.
Kathy S., (October 2018)
Dear Chuck & Jan, Just a note to say thank you for doing so much for me during life’s many difficult events. It was really a pleasure doing business with you from start to finish.  The monument turned out beautifully and totally exceeded my expectations. Sincerely, Emily P.
Emily P., (September 2018)
Dear Mr. Nelson, Tony, Henry and Trudy, We can not Thank You enough for the kindness, compassion and support you all provided during a terribly difficult time.  Tony, Henry  and Trudy went above and beyond their jobs to help us with ANYTHING we needed.  Thank you for making a very difficult time a little more bearable. Sincerely, Paige & Susan C.
Paige & Susan C., (August 2018)
Dear Chuck,  I am writing this letter to you regarding your new director, Tony Gray. While it may be his job, I feel that he went beyond that to help me. I understand he is relatively new to your funeral home, so I wanted to let you know that he is awesome.  Again, my heartfelt thanks to Tony and kudos to you for hiring him.
Carol D., (February 2018)
Dear Chuck and Staff,  Thank you so much for all that you did, my family and I thought everything was perfect.
Lucy H., (February 2018)
Very respectful and caring people,  I would recommend them!
Amiee R., (February 2018)
Dear Jan and staff,

Thanks so much for the care, compassion and love that you showed our family and friends at a very sad time in our lives. Special thanks to Jan for being so helpful in our time of need! Again thanks so much!
Troy F., (February 2018)
Dear Jan and staff, Thank you for the efficient and caring manner in which you helped me and my family. Thank you for making this very difficult occasion one that was filled with love and honor.
Shari K., (October 2017)
Jan, You’re the best, you have always been so kind and wonderful to work with. Thank you.
Chad H., (August 2017)
Thank you for your sponsorship for Art in Motion Color Race. Thank you for help making this event possible.
Abby C., Otsego Conservation District (August 2017)
Thanks so much for spending time with us today in this difficult time. Your demeanor is compassionate, professional, and friendly.
Rick D., (July 2017)
A note to thank you and your staff for your help and service to me and especially honoring the contract made with your organization several years ago. Life will be different but I have some pretty special memories.
Carolyn J., (January 2017)
Dear Chuck, Thank you for being with us is to give a proper send off. Your words and your presence always comfort those mourning a loved one. You are truly a man of God who respects those you serve and our family appreciates what you did for us.
Dorothy B., (January 2017)