Thank you for taking the time to visit our website. We hope you find it both helpful and informative. One of the key features of our website is that we offer free listings of obituaries for the families we serve. The Obituary page allows for individuals to sign an online guest book to send condolences to the family as well.

The Hoover Funeral Home & Crematory has been helping families in the central Pennsylvania area for over six decades.

We offer families many choices to help honor the life of their loved one. Traditional Funerals, Memorial Services, Celebration of Life Services, Graveside Services and Cremation are all examples of some of the services we offer.

Our Hershey location serves the Hershey, Hummlestown, Palmyra and surrounding areas The Linglestown office works with families in the entire Harrisburg area as well as Dauphin, Grantville and their surrounding communities. These modern facilities are handicap accessible and have ample off-street parking.Hoover Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc. continues to maintain the same high standards, professional skills and compassionate service that have endured for over a century. Our business specializes in all before and after death matters. Unlike most funeral homes, we own and operate our own crematory to guarantee that the same high standards are met during the cremation process as all other services we provide.

Currently, the two funeral homes and crematory serve over 300 families a year and employ five full time licensed directors and additional support staff. In Hershey, Sheldon "Bud" and his wife Joyce are involved in daily operations with fifth generation funeral directors/owners; S. Keith Hoover and Greg W. Hoover. In our Linglestown location, Warren R. Hoover Jr. and wife Kathryn still reside above the funeral home. Funeral directors; Richard H. Buse and John L. Babb, Jr., who have many years of experience in funeral service, live in the Linglestown area, and have served their community for many years.

Sheldon K. Hoover, Supervisor ~ John L. Babb,Jr.  Supervisor


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Hershey Location

Route 422 & 88 Lucy Avenue
P.O. Box 475
Hershey, PA, 17033

Phone: 717-533-7700
Fax: 717-533-7744

email: [email protected]

Linglestown Location

6011 Linglestown Road
Harrisburg, PA 17112

Phone 717-652-8888
Fax 717-545-5969

email: [email protected]


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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

As our community is taking steps to deal with the coronavirus (COVID-19) and as a critical service provider, we have prepared information to help you through this process.