New York State Funeral Directors Association


Welcome to NYSFDA

Founded in 1889, New York State Funeral Directors Association Inc. is among the oldest associations of funeral directors in the United States. Headquartered in Albany, NYSFDA provides professional services and educational programming designed to empower, inspire and elevate the state’s funeral services industry and its professionals. Learn more about the benefits of NYSFDA membership. 

Our member funeral directors are compassionate experts – all adhering to an enforceable Code of Ethics. Whether remembering a loved one or making personal arrangements for the future, NYSFDA members explain various services available, take care of the important details, and provide options that fit within individual budgets.
Learn more about how NYSFDA members can help you during an emotional time

COVID-19 Updates & Guidance

NYSFDA's first and most important priority is the health and safety of our members, your staff and the families you serve, and the well-being of our employees. As we're dealing with COVID-19 (coronavirus), we encourage you to visit our Resource Page dedicated to COVID-19.

When additional information directly relating to the funeral services industry becomes available we will be sure to share it with our members.

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New! As the 2021 Legislative Session closes, here is what impacts funeral service.

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Coroner 101 Training Day
Date 06.26.2021 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

The NYS Association of County Coroners and Medical Examiners will once again be holding its in-person Annual...

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