Proud to serve Cleveland for 85 years.

 

Vito-Nero Funeral Homes and Crematory are dedicated to providing services to the families of Cleveland and all its suburbs with care and compassion.

We understand what is important to families during this difficult time and we have perfected our services to provide those important services without excessive costs spent on unnecessary services and products.  Our straight forward pricing is unrivaled by any funeral home in North East Ohio.  

Our Garfield Heights facility located at 6130 Turney Road, a half a mile south of Rockside Road, provides the comfort of home with the sophistication and elegance to honor your loved ones at the highest possible level.

Perseverance, secret of all triumphs.
— Victor Hugo


 
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Joseph Nero

BORN AND RAISED IN CLEVELAND, OHIO.

A THIRD GENERATION ITALIAN AMERICAN AND FUNERAL DIRECTOR STARTED WORKING IN OUR FAMILY BUSINES IN 1969 AND BECAME OWNER IN 1989.  A GRADUATE OF MAYFIELD HIGH SCHOOL IN 1974 AND UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI (FLORIDA) IN 1978.  JOE CURRENTLY LIVES IN VALLEY VIEW WITH HIS TWO CHILDREN JOSEPH AND ANGELO.  JOE HAS BEEN THE PRESIDENT OF CUYAHOGA FUNERAL DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION, BOARD MEMBER TO THE OHIO FUNERAL DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION, PRESIDENT OF THE EXCHANGE CLUB, MEMBER OF KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS, MEMBER OF NORTHERN OHIO ITALIAN AMERICANS, BOARD MEMBER OF THE BARANELLO LODGE, BOARD MEMBER OF THE ST. MONICA HOLY NAME SOCIETY AND ALSO A CERTIFIED FUNERAL SERVICE PRACTITIONER (CFSP). 

IN 1999 JOE SAW THE CHANGING TRENDS IN FUNERAL SERVICE AND KNEW THAT CREMATION WAS ON THE RISE AND WOULD NEED TO HAVE HIS OWN CREMATION CENTER TO CONTINUE TO OFFER THE DEDICATED AND PERSONAL SERVICE THAT HIS GRANDFATHER STARTED IN 1930. SUCH BEING BLESSING CREMATION CENTER.

DURING YOUR TIME OF NEED JOE WILL PERSONALLY MAKE ALL OF THE ARRANGEMENTS TO ENSURE YOUR FAMILY'S NEEDS ARE MET TO YOUR HIGHEST SATISFACTION.  



Where thou art, that is home.
— Emily Dickinson

Our home is full of history.

 

For three generations our family has served our friends and neighbors with pride and respect.  

Our objective has not changed and we look forward to serving your family in your time of need.  

 

 
Our sprawling grounds leave ample room to accommodate all of your friends, family, and loved ones.  

Our sprawling grounds leave ample room to accommodate all of your friends, family, and loved ones.

 


Our handicap ramp provides easy access for those with special needs.

Our handicap ramp provides easy access for those with special needs.

In addition to offering traditional funeral services, our facility boasts a large community room perfect for serving luncheons, as well as a kid-sized playroom to help entertain the little ones.  

In addition to offering traditional funeral services, our facility boasts a large community room perfect for serving luncheons, as well as a kid-sized playroom to help entertain the little ones.  


The first of our two chapels provides seating for large visitations and memorial services.  Each of our chapels also feature large high definition televisions that provide an elegant setting for video tributes.

The first of our two chapels provides seating for large visitations and memorial services.  Each of our chapels also feature large high definition televisions that provide an elegant setting for video tributes.