We receive many letters from the families we've served, thanking us for our caring ways during their time of loss. Their words warm our hearts, and speak to you of our professionalism, compassion, and the true value of the services we provide.

  • HW

    January 16, 2019

    "This funeral was for my son who left behind a 9 year old child. The care they provided for his son with choosing things for his daddy was outstanding." Read more

  • SM

    January 16, 2019

    "We cannot say enough about Panebakers. This is our second experience and we would not want to go anywhere else. The Newmans are wonderful, caring people." Read more

  • PB

    December 27, 2018

    For my beloved, they performed the entire experience with professionalism, care, concern, dignity, integrity and honor. I could not have received better care than what this team provided. I will be planning my funeral with them. Read more

  • Anonymous

    November 16, 2018

    The care and compassion were remarkable. I could not and would not have changes anything. Mike is a very special person definitely a good fit for his position. He made us feel very comfortable in an uncontrollable situation. Read more

  • Helen R.

    November 07, 2018

    Kristin made us feel at peace and that everything was going to be OK. We will be forever grateful to her. She was the light on a very dark day. Read more

  • CB

    August 29, 2018

    This was my first experience pre-planning and then experiencing the death of a parent with all its emotions. Kristin Newman could not have been more wonderful and I'll never forget how beautiful they made my mother look. Read more

  • Jody J.

    April 18, 2018

    "We were so impressed with the compassion and level of professional expertise from Panebaker Funeral Home. All of the personal details were wonderful. I would like to thank Niki Petris-Smith for making this experience a beautiful tribute to my dad. I can't think of anything that I was disappointed about. We were totally satisfied from start to finish." Read more

  • Linda B.

    May 07, 2018

    "The people I spoke to throughout the services were very friendly. They always had good answers to any questions that were asked. I would recommend Panebaker Funeral Home to my friends and family." Read more

  • Lydia F.

    April 13, 2018

    "Although it was a prearranged cremation, they were very willing to arrange a viewing for the family prior to formal services. They were flexible in allowing us, the family, to bury the urn. Niki, the funeral director, was very compassionate and was very essential in keeping us organized throughout the service. All of the staff was very kind throughout all interactions that were had." Read more

  • Susan B.

    August 30, 2017

    "I was impressed with Mike Newman's ability to form a relationship with our family members during such a difficult time. He was extremely helpful in guiding us and gave full explanations on our options and prices. He provided ample time for us to arrive at our decisions regarding the funeral service and he was very personable and professional. I received many compliments on the beautiful service and tribute for my father. Everyone we dealt with during the process was awesome." Read more

  • Darlene W.

    September 30, 2017

    "Kristin and Michael went over and above to make the experience very heart warming. Everything was covered thoroughly and there was not a detail that they did not cover. They were very warm and friendly and both became like a part of our family." Read more

  • Patsy S.

    April 27, 2017

    "I chose Panebaker Funeral home because of the personable service they provide. Having attended other funerals at their facility, I saw the care that was provided to families and the respect given to the decedent's wishes. I was so impressed with the amount of compassionate service provided by Michael Newman and his staff. Michael gave me a feeling of reassurance when it came to all of the details and wishes of our family. Due to the excellence service I received, my family and children have decided this would be the firm that we all used from now on." Read more