As you mourn the loss of a loved one, we would like to be of service to you. Here is a list of frequently asked questions to inform and help you during this time of need.
Please click on a question for more information:
Yes, we will do our best to see that one of our pastors is available to conduct the funeral service of your loved one. Church membership is not a requirement. We will be glad to help and pray with you too.
Yes, as best we can, we try to give funerals for River members first priority for facility use.
If you are not a member of River, we will gladly assist you in this time of need as well. However, at times, due to previously scheduled commitments, options may be limited. We will try to work with you as best as we can.
We gladly provide a list of Scripture passages that we recommend for your comfort during a funeral service.
Click here to review the list provided for you.
If the service is for a member of the church or his/her family member there will not be a charge.
*Please note – Our pastors & staff are not compensated by the church to officiate at funerals. Their involvement (funeral consultations, planning, sermon preparation, visitation, service) requires that they forego other obligations, commitments and family time. An honorarium is appreciated if possible.
If you’re currently in the process of planning an imminent service for a loved one please call the church office (608) 745-4040 for immediate assistance. We will be glad to help you and pray with you.
*Our church hours are Monday, Wednesday, & Friday from 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM. If you are calling after office hours, please call 608-617-5765 for immediate help.