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

Thank you Joe for your kindness and support through our grandson Aiden's passing. Thank you for guiding us through the whole process. We can't Thank you enough for the therapy dogs coming as well, Fabulous touch! Your thoughtfulness meant the world to me and my family. Thank you for all the little And big personal touches. We highly recommend your services to everyone. We we're in great hands with you Joe and with Newcomers. Thank you for caring not only about Aiden but all of our families. God bless you always. The Werner family.
~ Tami   W. - 8/15/2018
Robyn was excellent. She was considerate of all we needed to address during a very tough time. Everything was smooth and well planned out. We appreciate everything her and her staff did before, during and after.
~ David   D. - 7/26/2018
We were very satisfied. Andrea Egbert is such a kind person.
~ Deanna   C. - 6/25/2018
Robyn was extremely professional and compassionate while leading our family through all the necessary arrangements and details for preparation of our mom's funeral. Her patience was greatly appreciated! She went above and beyond to ensure that our experience of placing our mom to rest was a seamless experience as we were grieving our loss. Thank you, Robyn Deterling and staff for your genuine care & compassion.
~ Laura   F. - 5/7/2018

Our Funeral Home

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

Host a Reception

Reception Rooms

Our Garden Room offers a beautiful, convenient place to gather with refreshments during your visitation or before or a funeral or memorial service. Just a few steps down the hall from our chapel, your family and guests will appreciate the time to share memories and spend time together, without the need to travel to another venue.

We will provide tableware and assist with set-up and clean-up. You can bring in your own refreshments or select one of our catering packages. Custom menus are also available. Please give us a call for more information, or download our Information flyer.

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.