Memorial Receptions

Most families want the opportunity to gather immediately after the funeral service to continue the sharing of memories at a local restaurant, hotel, catering hall, church, or private residence. Bradley Funeral Homes is fully equipped to assist your family in arranging all aspects of the memorial reception.

Our Memorial Reception Services are a turn-key operation offering numerous benefits.
Your Bradley Funeral Service Provider will:

  • Save you time so you can attend to other family matters
  • Save you money using an “in-network” restaurant or caterer
  • Receive and set up food & beverages while you are attending services
  • Select the appropriate menu and venue
  • Accommodate special dietary needs
  • Manage your budget
  • Estimate the number of guests
  • Act on your behalf as main point of contact
  • Take care of venue payment (including gratuities)
  • Provide printed and easy-to-read directions
  • Greet you at reception to direct and personally introduce you to venue staff

Our families find tremendous value in this service. Allow us to make this difficult time not only manageable, but also memorable. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

Preferred Reception & Catering Providers

Each of these trusted partners has been working with Bradley Funeral Homes and taking excellent care of our families for many years.

Simply Gourmet
Full-service Caterer serving Morris, Union and Essex Counties
Made from scratch kitchen. Hot & cold buffets. Provides all serveware. Hot & cold beverages, desserts, linens, and onsite catering staff for the duration upon request.

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Park Avenue Club
Private Club in Florham Park
American cuisine, buffet only. Full-service bar upon request. Private rooms. Valet parking.

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Wyndham Hamilton Park
Hotel & Conference Center in Florham Park
American cuisine, buffet only. Full-service bar upon request. Private rooms. On-site parking. Discounted hotel room rates.

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Charlie Brown’s Fresh Grille
Family restaurant in Chatham
American food, prix-fixe plated and buffet. Full bar available. Private and semi-private rooms. Large private parking lot.

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Marco Polo
Family restaurant in Summit
Italian/American cuisine, prix-fixe plated and buffet. Full-service bar. Private and semi-private rooms. Large private parking lot.

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Grand Summit Hotel
Hotel in Summit
American cuisine, buffet only. Full-service bar upon request. Private rooms. Large private parking lot. Discounted hotel room rates.

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Hat Tavern (located inside Grand Summit)
Family Restaurant in Summit
American cuisine, prix-fixe plated and buffet. Full-service bar. Semi-private rooms. Private parking lot.

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Sofia’s
Family restaurant in Springfield
Italian food, prix-fixe family style. BYOB. Semi-private rooms. Free parking next door.

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Café Z
Family restaurant in Union
Italian food, prix-fixe plated or buffet. Private and semi-private rooms. Full-service bar. Onsite parking.

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Ravello's
Banquet event venue in East Hanover
Italian food, catered buffet only. Full bar service available. Private rooms. Elevator. Onsite parking.

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