Direct Burial

Direct Burial With Private Family Viewing

Visitation With
Funeral service

Castiglia Funeral Home, Inc. was founded by Frank R. Castiglia in 1950.  After serving in World War II in the Army Air Force, Frank opened a funeral home at 342 Swan Street on Buffalo's East Side, and in 1957 he moved the funeral home to its present location at 873 Abbott Road in South Buffalo, NY.

In 1980 his son, Charles F. Castiglia, joined the funeral home as a Licensed Funeral Director.

In 2020, Frank's grandson and Charles son, Frank C. Castiglia, joined the funeral home as a Licensed Funeral Director.

We are honored to help families and are willing to do whatever it takes to meet and exceed your needs.  We service all faiths, a traditional wake service or direct burial, direct cremation or memorial, we will work within your budget to provide you with a service that will meet your expectations.


If you have experienced a death of a loved one, you can call us at any time, day or night, and we will help you step by step along the way!

We are a family-owned and operated funeral home. Frank R. Castiglia, was the founder of our funeral home, and was a first generation funeral director; his son Charles F. Castiglia, is the President of our funeral home, and is a second generation funeral director; and his grandson, Frank C. Castiglia, is a third generation funeral director.

Some of the amenities our funeral home provides are as follows:

- Cafe for refreshments
- Complimentary coffee, water and hot chocolate
- Modern audio/visual system
- TV's are mounted throughout the funeral home for photo/video slideshows
- Three operating fireplaces for ambiance
- Ground level entrance
- Casket selection room
- Open floor plan throughout the funeral home
- Spacious bathrooms
- Handicap accessible
- Large parking areas
- Veteran and First Responder services

FEMA Hotline - FEMA announced that individuals will be able to begin applying for COVID-19 Funeral Assistance April 12, 2021.
To begin the application process, they will need to call the dedicated FEMA Funeral Assistance Hotline.


COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Hotline Number:  844-684-6333 | TTY: 800-462-7585
FEMA Funeral Assistance Hotline Hours of Operation:  Monday - Friday, 9 AM to 9 PM Eastern Time