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Welcome to Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home & Crematory 

Chambersburg & St Thomas, Pa

Thank you for taking the time to visit our website. If you are unfamiliar with Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home & Crematory located in Chambersburg, Pa please take the time to learn about us.

Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Homes, are the area's premier funeral homes with a private, on-site crematory in Chambersburg serving all of Franklin County. The thoughtful and experienced professionals at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Homes are here to support your family and offer compassionate care. 

As professionals in death care we know exactly what has to be done to get you through the grief process. We treat every family that we serve as if they were apart of our own family. Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home is the area's premier funeral home and cremation service in the Chambersburg, Pa area. We provide affordable funeral home, crematorium, crematory and personalized cremation services in Chambersburg, St Thomas and all surrounding Franklin County, Pa communities. The thoughtful and experienced professionals at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home & Crematory are here to support your family and offer compassionate care. We are available 24/7 to assist you with both at-need or pre-need care.

If you are unable to find specific information that you need, or would like to begin making arrangement at our funeral home in Chambersburg or St Thomas, please feel free to contact us. One of our funeral directors or support staff will be honored to assist you with answering any question you have on funeral or cremation service options or our funeral home general price list.


If you are here to leave a message of condolence, use our obituaries search feature to find the latest local obituaries in Chambersburg & Franklin County, Pa. You will discover beautiful and respectful online tribute pages where you can leave messages of support for families, share stories and photos, send floral arrangements, and make charitable donations.


Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home is dedicated to providing funeral & cremation services to the families of Chambersburg & St Thomas with care and compassion.

We serve every family in our Franklin County communities with great pride. We are able to offer a wide range of funeral, memorial, burial & cremation services to meet your families needs and customs. We will listen to you and your wishes to help plan a celebration consistent with your expectations. We will take the time to plan every detail and help to relieve the burden on your family during your time of loss.

Our website contains information about our caring staff, our services and links to resources to help you get through this tough time. Please give us a call to see how we can help.

Shaley Barkdoll, FD  

 Director, Supervisor

Rodger Cornelius, FD  

Director, Supervisor

funeral & Cremation Services in Franklin County, Pa

Our site is a great informational resource on death care. We explain what is involved in burial, personalized cremation services, traditional funerals, celebration of life and memorial services. Often families are confused about the death care options and can easily be taken advantage of. We pride ourselves on being transparent and discussing all the details involved in our service offerings. Furthermore, we provide an entire section dedicated to the process of funeral planning and handling grief.

Visit the making arrangements section if you need to start making funeral arrangements right away. Otherwise, check out our pre-arrangements section to begin planning for funeral services in the future. From personalized caskets, cremation urns, keepsakes and funeral flowers, the funeral directors at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home provide individualized funeral and cremation services designed to meet the needs of each family.

We have listings of local resources, frequently asked questions(FAQ), information on grief support, and information on social security benefits. Also see our section on information about our veterans funeral services. There is no need to go anywhere but our funeral home near you for your funeral arrangements.

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Our full-service funeral homes and on-site crematory serve families throughout Franklin & Cumberland County including the following surrounding areas: Mercersburg, Shippensburg, McConnellsburg, Mont Alto, Greencastle, Waynesboro, Scotland, Fayetteville, Marion, St Thomas and all other surrounding communities.

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