175 East Butler Avenue Chalfont, PA 18914 - Phone: (215) 822-0480

Scanlin Funeral Home


Scanlin Funeral Home is known for its high quality professional funeral services. You can count on Scanlin Funeral Home to provide personal attention to you and your family’s needs through this difficult time. At our location in Chalfont, PA, our philosophy is to show compassion and sensitivity to the community we serve.

Our mission has always been to create meaningful funeral ceremonies to celebrate the life of loved ones. At our funeral home, we will help you honor their memory with dignity and respect. Funeral plans are extremely personal, which is why we coordinate arrangements with your family’s traditions and beliefs.

Our funeral services include:

  • Traditional Funerals
  • Cremation Services
  • After loss programs and grief support
  • Advanced planning options
  • Annual Service of Remembrance
  • Special options for Veterans

A member of the Pennsylvania and National Funeral Directors Association, The Scanlin Funeral Home is independently owned and operated by James P. Scanlin.

Jim is a graduate of LaSalle University where he earned his Bachelors of Arts degree in history. After graduating, he proudly served his country as a Captain in the United States Army. Following his military service, Jim attended the San Francisco College of Mortuary Science and graduated in 1978. He’s a member of the Pennsylvania Funeral Directors Association, National Funeral Directors Association, Chalfont Lions Club, Chalfont Fire Company, Knights of Columbus, Ancient Order of Hibernians, Veterans & Family Memorial Care Association. He also volunteers his spare time to his church. One of Jim’s favorite hobbies is playing the banjo in an Irish ballad band Scanlin & O’Leary. The group performs at concerts, festivals, pubs and private functions.

Our licensed funeral directors will be there to assist you every step of the way. Our staff works hard to take the burden of funeral planning off your shoulders. You can contact our funeral director to begin making the arrangements that best suit your family’s needs.

The Scanlin Funeral Home is proud to offer our Chalfont, Pennsylvania funeral home services to the surrounding areas. We provide services to those in Warrington, New Britain, North Wales, Montgomeryville, Lansdale, Hilltown and Doylestown.