Jersey Memorial Group adds to Pennsylvania Footprint

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Jersey Memorial Group adds to Pennsylvania Footprint

Old Bridge, NJ – David L. Hernandez Jr., Founder of Jersey Memorial Group, a leading provider of funeral and cemetery services, has announced the acquisition of Bolock Funeral Home and Crematory. The acquisition of the firm expands the Jersey Memorial Group’s holdings in Pennsylvania.

“I’m thrilled about being part of the Pocono region community and partnering with Michael Bolock and his reputation and team” said David L. Hernandez Jr. “Mike and I just hit it off. We have such similar philosophies on family service, our team, how technology will impact the professional moving forward, I’m honored to be chosen by Mike to carry on the legacy of the firm he built.”

The funeral home was started in 1997 by Michael Bolock, since it’s opening the funeral home has been progressive and innovative, while still maintaining respect for the traditions of the community. Recognizing that cremation was becoming the chosen method for many families, Bolock Funeral Home was the first in Monroe County to open its own crematory,

“Since founding the funeral home, our main priority was families first.” Owner, Michael Bolock said. “This is very exciting for my team and I. It was very important to me to choose a successor that had a vision for the firm and ability to maintain high standards, I’m looking forward to working with David and his team, and focusing on our family’s experiences in the funeral home.”

“We are equally excited to welcome Bolock to the family. The firm is excellent and with the cremation facility we are now able to offer complete in-house cremation services to all of our Pennsylvania and New Jersey families, something very few firms can offer,” stated Michael Grandi, Vice President of Funeral Operations of Jersey Memorial Group.