Edina, Minn.—Vertin announces the acquisition of Buhrig Funeral & Cremation and Buhrig’s Gathering Place, located in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. The closing date was September 8, 2023.

“Bob Buhrig and the entire staff at Buhrig Funeral & Cremation have built a tremendous brand known for offering exceptional, compassionate funeral care to their communities. Their culture and values align with our Mission, Vision, and Core Values, and we look forward to supporting their local team,” says Jason Burlage, Vertin CEO. “In addition, we’re excited about the opportunities Buhrig’s Gathering Place provides as an outstanding reception experience option for funeral services as well as other events.”

Buhrig Funeral & Cremation has been a comforting presence for families since it was founded in 1910. Bob Buhrig purchased the business in 2011, and his vision of grounded growth has reconnected the business to the local Mechanicsburg community. The funeral home remains under Bob’s continued leadership. The acquisition Buhrig Funeral & Cremation and Buhrig’s Gathering Place expands Vertin’s reach into eight states.

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