Committed to families in the communities we have been serving since 1936.


Naugatuck Valley Memorial Funeral Home is a family owned funeral and cremation service provider; proudly serving the communities of Naugatuck, Beacon Falls, Bethany, Middlebury, Prospect, Oxford, and the Greater Waterbury area with care and compassion for over seventy five years. Our purpose is to ensure that the service we provide for your family and friends, will be helpful and exceed your expectations. We take pride in our professionalism and high standards, which the families we serve have come to expect.

Pictured from left to right,

Directors, Steven P. Zembruski, John S. Zembruski, Sr.,and Joseph A. Zembruski

Naugatuck Valley Memorial - Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home was recently honored with a special award from the Connecticut Funeral Directors Association for over 75 years of operation and service to the community.

The purpose of our web site is to provide an introduction to our business and answer some of the most frequently asked questions. It will offer both insight and aid in getting the most out of planning for a funeral. We offer educational information to help you better understand your many funeral options and list local area resources to assist your family and friends before, during, and after the service. We welcome the opportunity to meet with you, tour our facility, personally answer your questions, and address your concerns. Thank you for the opportunity to serve you.

What our Families Say

This is to express my gratitude for the kindness shown to myself and my family at such a difficult time. I realize your position can be very difficult, yet the tone you set is not lost on those who grieve. Every time I have attended or been a part of a service at your funeral home, I have felt your gentle warmth, compassion and generosity. The effort in preparing the DVD for the service has not gone unnoticed, and our family is appreciative for the beautiful arrangement of photos. You and your team have always given to me and my family the highest level of concern in our time of need. Thank you for the important contribution you provide to us and our community.


Featured Services

Liturgical Planning

A planning guide with appropriate scripture readings and musical selections to create a meaningful Mass of Christian Burial service.

Grief Support

Helpful resources to guide you through the loss of a loved one.


Take a few moments to express your wishes now and help to ease the burden on your loved ones.

Frequent questions
Frequent Questions

A collection of answers to questions that people often have when arranging for a funeral.

The Zembruski name continues to entertain listeners after 79 years on WATR with a new host.

Nathaniel Zembruski may be the youngest Polka host ever!  Enjoy the tunes and personality.

We are a member of:

Connecticut Funeral Directors Association

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