About Us

Our Philosophy

Many of today's families want a personalized funeral and this concept provided by the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home allows the family to respond to various lifestyle ideas and gives them flexible choices. Our goal is to improve the arrangement process while offering families ways to creatively embrace the memory of a loved one.

People from the community have stated countless times how professional, courteous, and compassionate our staff is. It is our mission to provide professional services with immense compassion, and competitive prices. 

Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Beginnings

The Sheldon Funeral Home in Tunkhannock started serving local families after Ralph B. Sheldon and son Ralph B. Sheldon Jr. purchased the Ray Greenwood Funeral home in 1959. The present owner Thomas G. Kukuchka joined the firm in 1971. He graduated from The Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science in 1972. And in 1988 he and his wife June purchased the establishment now known as Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, Inc. In 2003 Thomas' son Eric T. Kukuchka joined the firm after becoming a licensed funeral director.