About Us & Staff

Perry Funeral Home Vision

Perry Funeral Home will focus on being the premier provider of compassionate, efficient, and dignified services.

We will create meaningful funeral and memorialization experiences for the families we serve.

The late Orlando K. Perry had a vision of building his own funeral home. His vision was realized with the establishment of the elegant Perry Funeral Home.

Since 1958, Perry Funeral Home has faithfully served Newark and the surrounding communities. The Staff's kindness, compassion and professionalism have led families throughout the entire area to depend on Perry Funeral Home to help them through the difficult time of dealing with the death of a loved one.

Mr. Samuel C. Arnold, Manager, Mrs. Virginia Perry, President, Mr. Darryle Sanders, Assistant Manager

Perry Funeral Home is…..
"Dedicated to Serving Families with Compassion and Dignity"

Elegant, yet comfortable, Perry Funeral Home provides many services to their families, from Traditional to Cremation, with or without services. Our personalized arrangements allow you to customize your service. There is a Selection Room that includes a wide variety of caskets, vaults, urns and keepsakes. Shipping services are also available.

All of these services are provided at prices you can afford. So, when making this important decision concerning your loved one, allow Perry Funeral Home, the trusted choice for many years, to assist.

Our Staff

Our staff of licensed funeral directors, office and maintenance personnel, drivers and many other part- time personnel is here to make your visit to our funeral home warm and inviting. We are trained to handle all ethnic and religious services and can assist you with any special request you might have to make your service as meaningful as possible. From the Perry family to our part-time personnel, our sole purpose is to assist you during a difficult time. Thank you for placing your trust with Perry Funeral Home.

Virginia Perry, President, N.J. Lic. No. 3289
Sam Arnold, Manager, N.J. Lic. No. 3180
Darryle Sanders, Assistant Manager, N.J. Lic. No 3379

Virginia Arnold Perry was born in Bassett, Virginia, on January 22, 1937 to Robert and Geneva Arnold.

Working hard became a way of life for Virginia at an early age. Her mother died at age 37 when Virginia was only 17, leaving a young family of nine children. Being the oldest of the family, she quickly accepted the responsibility of helping her father raise her brothers and sisters.

Samuel C. Arnold was born and raised in Bassett, Virginia, where he attended the Mary Hunter Elementary School and the George Washington Carver High School. He graduated Cum Laude from Virginia State University with a degree in Political Science.

For more information, please call us:
phone (973) 824-9201 or (888) 825-9320

e-mail: info@perryfuneralhome.com


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