About Newcomer Funeral Homes in Akron

Our funeral home is modern and fully accessible. When you visit us, you will be greeted by our caring and responsive staff, who will be there for you every step of the way.

You can have a beautiful funeral or cremation service at our chapel, or we can assist you in holding a service at your church or other location.

Recent Reviews

My family and I would love to thank you for the great job with both of our parents! Charles took care of both my parents over the last 8 months and he did a great job. 
~ Robert   J. - 2/22/2017
Robyn- did wonderful job appreciate all of her help. Very satisfied with everything- working on a low budget was very pleased with everything. Thank you. 
~ Tracey   R. - 2/21/2017
We just showed my mother.Yvette Townsend is who you want.She helped with our araingments.She is geuenaly caring and was just awsome.This morning she tied my dads tie and checked our clothes all I can say Is thank you so much and god love you yvette my family couldnt have appreciated you more.I will not forget how much you helped and cared for me when i was down. Thank you,Richard Shaver
~ Richard   S. - 2/16/2017
I would highly recommend Newcomer to everyone. At such a hard time in my families life, Mike K made it so easy for myself and brother to do what we had to do for our beloved mother. I can't say enough. 
~ Kim   L. - 12/27/2016

Newcomer Funeral Home & Cremation Services

We opened in 1996 to serve the families of Akron and the surrounding communities, our funeral home was designed with you in mind. It includes two spacious chapels for funeral and memorial ceremonies, a variety of tastefully appointed rooms for family and visitors to gather, and a large, well-lit parking area.

(330) 784-3334
131 North Canton Rd
Akron, OH 44305

Our Staff

Managing Funeral Director
Robyn Deterling

Managing Funeral Director Robyn Deterling has been a member of the Akron community since 2002. Robyn chose funeral service as a profession because she enjoys helping families create funeral services which truly honor the unique lives of their loved ones. She has a special passion for caring for seniors in her area by providing them with transportation and support services.

Robyn and the funeral home staff consider it a privilege to be trusted by Akron families when a death of a loved one occurs, and are committed to providing compassionate, professional service to every family.