Upcoming Events

We are proud to be a part of your community. Below is a list of events, activities, and seminars that we are hosting.

March 2020 Events

An Update to Our Community About Covid-19

Mar 20, 2020 08:00 AM to May 1, 2020 08:00 AM

We at Guare & Sons want to reassure you that that we will remain here to serve you during these extraordinary times. Our responsibility is to the families in our community who have had a loved one die, and we will honor that commitment regardless of circumstances.

We taking all recommended precautions by the CDC, Vermont Health Department, and the City of Montpelier. The precautions help us to protect our staff and keep our community safe when they visit the funeral home. If you have any concerns about coming in, please feel free to call or email us so we can discuss the best way to support you and your health concerns as we work together on behalf of your loved one.

Our number is (802) 223-2751 and our email is guarefh@guareandsons.com

As you may be aware the CDC has issued guidelines about the number of people who can gathering one place at a time and for "social distancing" (staying at least 6 feet apart when meeting with others). We know that these guidelines will have an impact on calling hours, funeral and memorial services, and receptions. We will work with you to explore your options for how to best honor your loved one in light of these guidelines, including holding events at a later date

All disposition options, including green burial, remain available to everyone, regardless of  cause of death.

Thank you

An Update to Our Community About Covid-19

Wills, Estates, Probate: How to be legally prepared for the end of life

Mar 21, 2020 01:00 PM

Please note that this event has been

postponed. We will let you know as

soon as we have a rescheduled date.


Join local attorney Caroline Earle for a community education event on how to be legally prepared for the end of life.  Presentation topics will include: wills and why they are important for all people to have, regardless of the size of their estate; estates, what they are and why they matter; and probate, how it works and how to navigate it. Give your relatives the gift of peace of mind by making sure your affairs are in order long before the end.

This workshop will free and open to the public. Questions are welcome during and after the presentation.

This event is hosted by Guare & Sons Funeral Home, 30 School Street Montpelier, VT 05602.


Wills, Estates, Probate: How to be legally prepared for the end of life