Families and friends, please know that we are keeping up to date on all of the changing suggestions and protocols for the safety of our families and their guests during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

We sincerely ask that if you are ill that you do not attend a visitation or funeral during this time. We also advise everyone to refrain from shaking hands and giving hugs to stay within the guidelines of social distancing. These are uncertain times for everyone and we will do everything we can to ensure a safe environment for those visiting our funeral home.

Just as a reminder to all – take the following precautions to help STOP the spread of this virus:

Avoid close contact with people who are sick
Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and immediately throw away the tissue
Avoid touching your eyes, nose and throat
Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces

Welcome to Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home in Joliet, IL

The loss of a loved one can leave you with a lot of unanswered questions, feelings of stress and anxiety and grief that makes events difficult to handle. The experienced funeral directors at Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home will guide you through the aspects of the funeral service with compassion, dignity and respect.

The Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home has a heritage of serving our community since 1929. As a full-service funeral and cremation provider, we have seen a change in the traditional funeral service. Funerals and memorials are not only a personal tribute, but also a celebration of life. We strive to make the service personal and unique to your loved one’s life and to honor their memory.

Our honest service and commitment to excellence have served our customers well, and you can rest assured that we can assist you in your time of need. Whether you have come to our site for information about an upcoming service or to make arrangements for one, we hope the information you find here will be helpful.

Our goal is to provide guidance and ease your burden during a difficult time. Our staff is available 24 hours a day to serve you with the respect, dignity and compassion that we would extend to our own family.

The Giegerich Family

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Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home
Phone: (815) 744-4444
Fax: (815) 744-4446
1500 Black Road, Joliet, IL 60435

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