Honoring Veterans

The loss of a United States Veteran is a loss for the entire country. When the Veteran is also a family member it is immeasurable. We understand this and will work to see that the Veteran receives the tribute that is so deserving and the family left behind receives every benefit that is available.

For those who would like to be buried in a national cemetery, we can help make those arrangements. Having served many military families, we can assist you with the necessary steps to ensure you get all of the benefits you deserve.


Military Honors


We have the greatest respect and appreciation for our men and women in uniform. We believe these brave individuals deserve only the best and we show our gratitude by offering custom funerals with military honors, military headstones, burial flags given to the spouse or family and other appropriate privileges


Our veteran's services include:

  • American Flag VA issued
  • Interment at The Veteran Cemetery of The Alleghenies, if eligible
  • Military funeral services with honor guard
  • Military Honors Ceremony and gun salute with a donation to the VFW presenting
  • The playing of Taps by a lone bugler or an audio recording
  • A Final Salute at the gravesite
  • No cost certified copies of the PA death certificates, VA issued
  • Assistance with filing Veteran's Benefits


John D. O'Connor Funeral Home | (412) 521-8116 | OConnorFH@aol.com
5106 Second Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15207

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