Alvin Schillinger
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Jacob Carlson
Feb 12, '15
Jacob Carlson
Leroy Morneau
Feb 11, '15
Leroy Morneau
Richard Jukich
Feb 04, '15
Richard  Jukich
Lucille Ehlenbach
Jan 31, '15
Lucille Ehlenbach
Susan Thompson
Jan 25, '15
Susan Thompson
Kathryn Sojka
Jan 24, '15
Robert "Bob" Nelson
Jan 18, '15
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Sunrise Funeral Home
4798 Miller Trunk Hwy
Hermantown, MN 55811
Tel: 1-218-727-6869

Our facility is wheelchair accessible

Reasons people use our funeral home and why you should too.

1. $1395.00 Direct cremation. Best price in Duluth and Hermantown.

2. There is no charge for the use of our chapel to hold memorial or funeral services. Some have a seperate charge for the use of their chapel above staff fees.

3. When you use our cemetery you do not have the transportation costs to get to Sunrise.

4. No stairs, elevators, just one level, drive up and drop off area at front door. Under a covered roof. Easy access for handicap and elderly.

5. We have a catering kitchen that was built to hold and serve catered luncheons.

6. We have a state of the art surround sound system.

7. We have a drop down big screen to play tribute videos. We create custom videos. We also have flat screens in lobby and catering area to watch.

8. Ample parking with plenty of handicap spaces. Safe and secure in private county setting.

9. We built this 8000 sq ft building to be a funeral home. It is the newest state of the art facility in the twin ports. It has a warm northwoods lodge like feel.

10. When you step inside our doors you will see this is unlike any other funeral home in the area.

11. If you are a veteran and you use our funeral home. Our family will give your family a free grave in our veterans section. This is a $1200.00 savings.

12. We go to the cemetery or church of your choice.

When you compare services you will see the differences and you can have an affordable service with us.

Our families care about your experience. From the biggest to the smallest of details matter to us.

Locally Family Owned and Operated serving Duluth and all surrounding areas

We honor and accept all pre-arrangement plans and insurance assignments

as well as membership pricing from any funeral establishment.

What dose that mean? What you have set aside in a trust or an insurance we will give you that service at that price.

An extended family when you need us most.

Click the pictures below to see our beautiful facility

Our Facilities
At Sunrise we have the Newest state of the art facility in the twin ports. This building was designed and built to be a funeral home.

Sunrise Funeral Home
4798 Miller Trunk Hwy
Hermantown, MN 55811

When you use our funeral services, our family will give your Veteran a FREE GRAVE in our Veteran Section.
Cemetery Wildlife
At Sunrise we have 80 acres, much of it still undeveloped, and as you can see an abundance of wildlife.
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Local Families Serving Together

Here at Sunrise we have generations of local service to the Twin Ports and surrounding area.We have affordable direct cremation prices. Joan Crawford is a 4th generation of funeral preplanning and president of Sunrise Funeral Home. Larissa (Porter) Paulson is a 4th generation cemeterian and soon-to-be Funeral Director. Tom Porter is president of Sunrise Cemetery and his family represents 4 generations of cemeterians. Bart Porter is CEO of Sunrise Funeral Home, Cremation Services and Cemetery. We are committed to serving your family. We take the time to plan your "Celebration of  Life" of your loved one. We care for your family as we would want our family to be cared for. 

Pre-arrangement plans are yours, if you want to change venue,  we can help transfer them

We custom make tribute videos that can be viewed during a visitation.

We play them on our large drop down screen in the chapel. In our lobby and catering area flat screens. We post them to your loved ones obit so people from out of town can watch.

DVD Video Tributes
View Sample Below

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If you came to our site for information about an upcoming service or to make arrangements for one, we hope the information you find here will be helpful.

We have added new features for your web experience with us. They include:

  • Ordering Flowers directly from our site
  • Enhanced Obituaries with a Guest Book, Automatic Email Subscription when new notices are posted
  • New ways to send condolences such as food gifts and sympathy cards
  • We create custom video's they can be played at the visitation, watched on our website, and can be ordered as keepsakes with printed pictures in a box sets. We custom design memory blankets, call to order or design one

Please browse our website to learn more about our services and facilities.

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