We receive many letters from the families we've served, thanking us for our caring ways during their time of loss. Their words warm our hearts, and speak to you of our professionalism, compassion, and the true value of the services we provide.

  • Tim Austin Family

    December 19, 2019

    Thank you so much for your help, care, & direction, and for allowing us to make Timmy's service as unique as he was. Honestly, you are a bunch of fabulous people. ~Colleen Read more

  • The Ken Williams Family

    November 20, 2019

    My Family & I wanted to let you know how pleased we were with everything you did for Ken ad us. You treated us like family, with appreciation and thanks & love too. Sincerely Arlene Williams Read more

  • The Family of Margaret McCormick

    November 12, 2019

    Gary, Jacob and Joshua I would like to thank you for the most amazing , beautiful and detailed job you did for our mother Margaret McCormick. Our mother looked so beautiful, she would have been so happy. Your kindness and generosity was so appreciated. Many people who knew our mother said she looked so beautiful and peaceful. Thank you again. Read more

  • The family of Michael Blokel

    November 08, 2019

    Gary, Jake, Josh Words cannot possibly describe how thankful we are for everything you have done for us! You went out of your way to make sure Mikey had the best possible send off and we could not have gotten through this without you. We consider you all part of our family and you will forever have a special place in our hearts. Read more

  • The family of Jane Cerullo

    August 14, 2019

    Dear Gary, We can't thank you enough for taking such great care of all the many details in such an arrangement. Once again, thank you. Warm regards, Irene Narcisi and Rosemarie Ulrich Read more

  • Charlene Newsome

    July 19, 2019

    Dear Jacob, Joshua and David, Thank you for the exceptional kindness and care showed to our family during the time of loss. You listened to our requests and met every need with grace. All three of you are truly, truly gentlemen. Your manner throughout shows that the work you do is more than a job, but rather emanates from good hearts. My mom never wore makeup as part of a promise. As we requested, you gave her the slightest makeup and she looked natural and lovely. May you be richly blessed for your kindness. Charlene Newsome and the family of Virginia Kielanowicz Read more

  • Debbie Perkins and David Gerdez

    July 30, 2018

    Jason was professional, sympathetic, and kind. Our family cant begin to express how much it meant to us. Our Mother looked beautiful. We appreciate the professionalism that was given. Read more

  • Beverly Christian

    January 29, 2018

    When my son passed away Vandenberg handled everything from start to finish. What a wonderful group of people who truly have compassion at a time like this. A special thanks to Gary and Jake. Thank you for all you do!! Read more

  • Ray Burns Family

    January 23, 2018

    Jason, Thank you so much for being so helpful with our father's service. You were very professional as well as caring, it meant so much. Everything went very smoothly which was a great comfort to us. Read more

  • Joseph F. Eckl Jr.

    I want to sincerely thank Jacob Vandenberg and the people from Vandenberg Funeral Home in Mokena, llinois for the wonderful job they did for my family at a time that we were emotionally distraught. I thank them for treating us like "family" and meeting every facet of our needs. I would recommend them highly. Joseph F. Eckl Jr. Read more

  • The Family of Art Minsky

    December 15, 2016

    Thank you for all your help for Arts Memorial. All of you made everything go so smoothly. Thank you for handling all of our requests. You helped make it a great day, honoring Art. Read more

  • The Neubauer Family

    February 01, 2016

    I can never thank you enough for all of your thoughtfulness. You made a hard thing a lot easier. Thank you again. Shirley Neubauer Read more

  • Carol Hussey

    January 17, 2016

    Very compassionate and sympathetic in our time of sorrow. This is the fourth time we have used Vandenberg, and every time the experience has been wonderful. Read more

  • The Christian Family

    December 12, 2013

    I just wanted to take a moment to express my very sincere appreciation for all you have done for my brother Jeff, who passed on Nov 7. And for your kindness and generosity towards my parents, Douglas and Beverly. Vandenberg Funeral Home is a classy operation in every respect. You have every reason to take tremendous pride in the service you provide. Merry Christmas and Happy, Healthy New Year. Best Wishes, Tony R. Christian Read more

  • Jeanette M. Klock

    December 02, 2015

    Our family wanted to express our most sincerest appreciation to Jason and the staff at the Funeral Home home for their professional and personal way they handled the services for our mother Jeanette M. Klock. Sincerely, Frank Klock Read more

  • The Velasquez Family

    November 16, 2015

    Thank you Vandenberg Funeral Home for providing services for our father Phillip R. Velasquez. We have heard very nice comments about the service your staff provided. We found it to be a memorable service do to your cooperation and thoughtfulness. Thank you again. Read more

  • The Family of John Wydelved

    September 11, 2015

    We are very appreciative for your extraordinary customer service and extreme attention to detail in the handling of our Father's final arrangements. Once again, Thank you for your service. ~Carol, Craig and Adam Hill Read more

  • The Family of Hyacinth Morano

    September 07, 2015

    Thank you to the Vandenberg Family and their staff for your kindness and exceptional professionalism during our Mothers visitation and funeral service. We wouldn't have had any other way , Carl Vandenberg would have been very proud. Read more

  • Joe McCarthy

    June 25, 2014

    Just a note to say what a dignified service you all performed for a fallen soldier PFC Aaron S. Toppen. Praise for the excellent procession and services that took place. The funeral home staff provided a great service to the family and the community. Great Job. Read more

  • The Family of Lorraine Zapel

    March 31, 2014

    The service that Vandenberg Funeral Home provided was nothing short of excellent ! I can't thank you enough for the professional and compassionate service that the staff of Vandenberg Funeral home provided. Several people commented on how well the funeral and wake services were coordinated. Please accept my sincere appreciation for handling the services for my mother. Michael Stolarek Read more

  • Tony R. Christian

    December 12, 2013

    Dear Gary & Jacob, I just wanted to take a moment to express my very sincere appreciation for all you have done for my brother Jeff, who passed on November 7, 2013. And for your kindness and generosity towards my parents Douglas and Beverly. Vandenberg Funeral Home is a classy operation in every respect. You have every reason to take tremendous pride in the service you provide. Best Wishes Tony R. Christian Read more

  • Judith S Colip

    June 12, 2012

    Jason Sullivan handled the details of my granddaughter's cremation and delivery of her remains. I just wanted to say thank you for all the help you were to our daughter and her husband during this extremely difficult time. He was one of the few bright spots in a very dark moment for them. Our granddaughter was Mara Grace Daihl. Again, thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Read more