Auburn, NY 13021
About Plis Funeral Home, Inc.
The Plis family has been serving the needs of our friends and neighbors in the Auburn area since 1973, and Marcellus since 2002.
We care about our families and strive to meet your every need with courtesy, professionalism, and compassion; regardless of what type of service you ask us to provide.Please take the time to review our site, www.plisfuneralhome.com, and should you wish to speak with us, please call us directly at 315-252-6261 in Auburn, or 315-673-2017 in Marcellus.
At Plis Funeral Home, we take great pride in what we do. Our purpose is to:
• Help families make well-planned preparations in their time of need
• Provide a peaceful and soothing environment where people can gather to honor a loved one
• Preserve longstanding traditions and customs
• Offer personalized and affordable services and products
• Reach out to the greater community
We believe that the success of any business requires dedication and professionalism. In our business, in particular, it also requires a great deal of kindness, compassion and attention to detail. You’ll find these qualities here at Plis Funeral Home.
Put your trust in us to make this experience as comfortable as possible.
We offer two locations within the region to better serve you. We invite you to take a personal tour of our facilities and discuss your needs with us. For your convenience, you can reach our Funeral Homes at one of the numbers below.
33 North Street
Marcellus, NY 13108
220 State Street
Auburn, NY 13021
Meet our funeral directors:
Jim is the founder of the Plis Funeral Home Inc. He is a lifelong resident of the Auburn area. He received his degree in Mortuary Science from the Simmons School of Mortuary Science. He served his residency in Brooklyn, New York, and following that, he worked as a Licensed Funeral Director with the firm for three more years.
In 1973 an opportunity arose that allowed him to return home and buy the Auburn funeral home. He is active in the community, with several civic and fraternal memberships. Professionally, Jim is a member of the National Funeral Directors Association, New York State Funeral Directors Association, 8th District Funeral Directors, and Central New York Funeral Directors Association.
James M. Plis Jr. (Jamie)
Jamie is the Manager of the Marcellus funeral home. He received his A.A. S in Mortuary Science in 1996 from the State University of New York, College of Technology at Canton. He served his residency with the Maurer Funeral Home.
Jamie worked with the Norris Funeral Home starting in 1997. The Plis family bought the funeral home in 2002 when Mr. Norris retired.
Jamie lives in the Village of Marcellus with his wife Jen. He is active in several community organizations. Professionally he is a member of the National Funeral Directors Assoc., the New York State Funeral Directors Association, and the Central New York Funeral Directors Association.
The Pre-Payment Option – We will explain each payment method and investment option available, and will help you make a decision that best suits you and your family.
Your Family Keeps More – When you pre-pay, more of your assets and life insurance proceeds will go directly to your family.
Save the Amount You Need – Once you gain an understanding of all the costs involved, you can earmark a portion of your savings to cover those costs.
Fewer Last-minute Expenses – When you plan in advance, your family is less likely to incur additional expenses at the time of the funeral.
To request more information regarding pre-planning and/or pre-paying, or to begin the process, please call us at 315-252-6261 in Auburn, or 315-673-2017 in Marcellus. Or, you can complete our easy on-line pre-arrangement Form now.