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The Cassidy Funeral Home offers a wide variety of services. We are club, organization, group friendly, and will accommodate any custom funeral ceremonies or settings a family may need. Our funeral home takes great pride in our commitment to the families we serve. Each and every family has individual needs, we therefore tailor our services to meet those needs and the budget of every family. We have beautifully appointed chapels with homelike atmospheres.

We are a Funeral Home of Long Island, NY, which offers Cremation, Burials, Memorial Services and Traditional Funeral at affordable prices.Cassidy Funeral Home of Long Island proudly services all areas such as Mineola, Williston Park, East Williston, Garden City, Carle Place, Westbury, Garden City Park, New Hyde Park, and all surrounding communities.


We began in Brooklyn in the 1880's with John J. Gallagher Funeral Home was originally located on North 8th Street. The second location was later established on Aberdeen Street in Brooklyn. In the 1920's, John's son Arthur continued the family tradition by establishing a Funeral Home in Richmond Hill, Queens. The Arthur A. Gallagher Funeral Home was later owned and managed by Arthur's daughter Elizabeth and her husband William H. Cassidy from 1950-1986. Located on the service road of the Van Wyck Expressway this facility served the community for over 60 years.

During July, 1974 the Cassidy Family purchased the James Newman Funeral Home of Mineola, NY. Cassidy Funeral Home has been providing families with caring funeral services at our current location for more than 40 yrs. The Funeral Home is operated today by 4th generation Funeral Director William H. Cassidy, 5th generation Funeral Director William J. Cassidy. We are located in Mineola, and are convenient to the communities of Williston Park, East Williston, Garden City, Albertson, Garden City Park, New Hyde Park, Carle Place, and Westbury. We proudly offer a wide variety of services to accommodate all.