The Lawrence Funeral Home in Canton is under the direction of Paul MacKay, assisted by Sharon Lawrence and is regarded as the second-oldest funeral establishment in New York State. Since 1845, the Lawrence Funeral Home has been highly regarded for its warm and inviting atmosphere, caring attention to detail, complete service offerings and a staff of knowledgeable professionals with years of experience.    

When a loved one dies the family must make some very hard decisions while under tremendous stress. We understand that emotions are in a state of upheaval, and feelings are so tender.

Please know we are here to help you make informed decisions. Our focus is on your needs and we will help you through the various funeral options to create a service tailored to your family‚Äôs needs. With over 165+ years of service, one thing is certain: The staff at Lawrence Funeral Home definitely knows : How to Listen!      The ownership, management and staff of the Lawrence Funeral Home is very proud to continue the tradition of maintaining a very personable, locally owned and operated business into the 21st century.