Daniel Simone, Jr. has been licensed in the state of New Jersey as a funeral director for almost 40 years. Since 1977, he has worked tirelessly to ensure his customers receive high-quality funeral and cremation services at a low cost.
He is a Certified Funeral Service Practitioner (CFSP) from the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice (APFSP). He is a Lifetime member with the APFSP and continues to complete the required continuing education units (CEUs) every year. In 2014, he achieved the Certified Crematory Operator (CCO) from the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA), a group of which he is a member. This CCO status proves his capabilities and dedication to providing professional and respectful cremation services for the state of New Jersey under the protocols set up by the NFDA. Dan recently (2017) achieved the Certified Preplanning Consultant status (CPC). NFDA’s Certified
Preplanning Consultant program, established in 1997, recognizes qualified,
knowledgeable individuals who are committed to provide ethical and caring
advance planning services for all families. Those who have earned the CPC
designation have achieved a unique career distinction that is highly valued by
families that want to plan meaningful funerals in advance.
Mr. Simone served as President of the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association (NJSFDA) between 2007 and 2008. He is also a member of the National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association (NFDMA) and the Garden State Funeral Directors Association. His company is licensed by the State Board of Mortuary Science of New Jersey. As a supplement to his extensive practical experience and numerous professional group memberships, Mr. Simone regularly goes to conventions with the NFDA, the NJSFDA and the Cremation Association of North America (CANA).
Mr. Simone has always held the belief that individuals should have an influence on their end-of-life services and final disposition and offers services that cater to pre-planning needs. For at-need funerals and cremation services, he and his wife Jacqueline will guide you in choosing the services that best fits your situation. Although unlicensed and therefore not permitted to make funeral arrangements, conduct funerals or embalm the dead, Jacqueline is well versed in funeral planning and can serve as an important resource for you as you make decisions that will memorialize the life of the deceased. Our firm provides inexpensive direct cremations and also can craft funeral and memorial services to pay tribute to your loved one.