Covid-19 update

On March 23rd, 2020, Massachusetts Governor Baker issued an emergency order limiting gatherings to 10 individuals. In keeping with the Governor Baker's directive in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), all funeral services must be limited to immediate family members only.

To our families, friends, neighbors & guests

It has always been our goal to strive to make every funeral to be a meaningful & dignified experience for both our families & their loved ones. As we are encountering these very troubling times in the world with COVID- 19 (Coronavirus), we must follow specific orders from Governor Charles Baker, the Center for Disease Control, City and Towns Health Departments as well as the Archdiocese of Boston and other Religious Denomination guides for Funeral Services. Om Monday, May 18 Governor Baker eased some of the restrictions in Phase One of the re-opening. However, all restrictions still remains in place in the City of Boston

Please know that we are following this situation as it unfolds. It is our intention to assist our families with respect, dignity & honor while conducting our services. This is not an easy time, but we must be vigilant & unified while supporting one another.

We strongly encourage you to share your condolences online by signing our online guestbooks.

Thank you for your understanding, please keep yourselves safe.


East Boston's Oldest Family Owned, Operated and Most Experienced Funeral Service

Since 1910, the Magrath Funeral Home has been providing sensitive and respectful care to the families of East Boston and the surrounding communities.

Dedicated to individualized service, our staff are available to help meet your family's needs and guide you through all aspects of the funeral service.

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Magrath Funeral Home
336 Chelsea St
| East Boston, MA 02128
Tel: 617-567-0910

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Frequent Questions

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