Passantino Bros. serving Northeast for 83 years

chamber_passantino.tif

Serving your family since 1930. Above is a view of the outside of Passantino Bros. Funeral Home located at 2117 Independence Blvd. The family-owned business was established in January of 1930. File photo

 

Northeast News
January 1, 2014

“Our services are as diverse as Northeast is,” Funeral Director Gary Bertoncin said about the individuality of Passantino Bros. Funeral Home.

The atmosphere of the funeral home, along with the story of the Passantino family, was like the design of the funeral home – elegance and ease.

After 83 years as a family-owned business, it’s obvious the original Passantino brothers did something right. Brothers Charles, George and Rosario Passantino opened Passantino Bros. Funeral Home in January of 1930. Charles Passantino worked in a funeral home previously and wanted to branch out on his own, Bertoncin said.

“It’s a funeral home different from many because few family operations are still around. It’s a family business working with families. Eighty-three years says a lot,” Bertoncin said.

Passantino Bros. Funeral Home’s commitment to the community and its needs stands strong. Currently, Charlie Passantino, representing the third generation of the family, is owner and president of the funeral home.

“You’d be hard pressed to find a funeral director with more passion and commitment to the families he serves than Charlie,” Bertoncin said.

The funeral home offers a wide range of burial and cremation services tailored to fit the needs of each family, from the very simple to the most elaborate.

Asked how Passantino Bros. Funeral Home tailors its services to fit the needs of individual families, Bertoncin said, “We have years of experience serving a wide variety of cultural, religious and social backgrounds. What’s interesting is no matter our differences or backgrounds, we all mourn and celebrate life the same.”

Bertoncin added, “The saying goes – May all who enter as guests, leave as friends. I like that. I think it speaks to what the funeral home is about.”

To find out more or to discuss their many service options, contact Charlie Passantino or Gary Bertoncin at (816) 471-2844 or email staff@passantinobros.com. The Passantino Bros. Funeral Home is located at 2117 Independence Blvd.


Comments are closed.

  • Wrapping up another year at the Northeast News

    December 7th, 2016
    by

    By Paul Thompson Northeast News December 7, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – From the heartwarming to the heart-wrenching, the Northeast […]


    Davis showing no signs of slowing down

    November 2nd, 2016
    by

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri – It’s 9:00 a.m. on a Friday morning, and Sam Davis is already well into his day…


    Central Bank is working to build community

    October 5th, 2016
    by

    Northeast News KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Over the past seven years, Central Bank of Kansas City has closed financing on 41 projects totaling more than $700 million throughout the city…


    5th annual ‘International Taste and Tour’ a success

    September 13th, 2016
    by

    Northeast News KANSAS CITY, Missouri – The 5th annual Northeast Kansas City ‘International Taste and Tour’ event was held on Saturday, September 10, as more than 200 attendees enjoyed the sights,


    Northeast dentist hopes to sustain oral health – and more

    September 7th, 2016
    by

    Northeast News KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Historic Northeast dentist Dr. Ed Kendrick has spent more than 40 years sustaining his practice, and now he hopes to have a hand in


  • Northeast funeral homes celebrates 86 years in community

    August 2nd, 2016
    by

    Northeast News KANSAS CITY, Missouri — Eighty six years for a business is no small feat.
    However, 86 years for a family-owned, community business is even more impressive.


    Hubbard & Kurtz internship program is a boon for all

    July 6th, 2016
    by

    Northeast News KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Aside from its respected law practice, the Hubbard  & Kurtz law firm is perhaps best known for the larger-than-life artistic rendering of an


    Della Lamb casts wide service net in Kansas City

    June 1st, 2016
    by

    Northeast News KANSAS CITY, Missouri – All the way back in 1897, Della Lamb Community Services began as a Methodist organization offering an after-school child care program to help ease


    Northeast News video: NEKC Chamber’s International Marketplace Resource Map

    May 5th, 2016
    by

    Northeast News May 5, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – The Northeast News recently filmed a video to help shine a […]


    Family business thrives in Northeast

    May 3rd, 2016
    by

    Northeast News Trying to catch local business owner Eddie Musallet in one place for very long is, to coin a phrase, like trying to herd cats.


  • Local Weather

  • What’s Happening

    KCPD seeks help tracking down robbery suspects

    By Paul Thompson Northeast News December 8, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – The Kansas City, Missouri Police Department is asking […]

    KCAI students make final presentation on Scarritt Mural Project

    By Paul Thompson Northeast News December 8, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – For the latest group of Kansas City Art […]

    Meet the new meat man

    By Michael Bushnell Northeast News December 7, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – If you’ve noticed some new items in the […]