Bertrand Funeral Homes

Helping Families Connect, Honor & Remember

We offer unique opportunities for families to create healing moments after loss. Our experience, coupled with our perspective on the importance of ceremony, will help you discover ways to pay tribute. Whether traditional or unique, these tributes allow us to love, laugh, and live well again.

We will guide your family in creating a meaningful ceremony to honor the life and memory of a loved one. A ceremony can be anything you wish it to be: simple or elaborate, traditional or unique.

- Staff Members of Bertrand Funeral Homes

Upcoming Events

Our Community Events

  • Wine & Cheese Pairing Experiences at Tassel Ridge Winery
    Friday, December 19, 2014

    Tassel Ridge Winery - 1681 220th St., Leighton, IA (map) Description We usually think of cheese when we think of wine, but some wine and cheese pairings are more complementary than others. Tassel Ridge Winery has selected four different Iowa cheeses and has paired them with Tassel Ridge wines. Try these pairings and see which are your favorites! Great weather on the weekends makes this a particularly nice time to come on down to the Winery for a relaxing hour or two that can include a tasting, tour, and great conversation with our knowledgeable Tasting Room staff. Read more

  • Wine & Chocolate Pairing Experiences at Tassel Ridge Winery
    Friday, December 19, 2014

    Tassel Ridge Winery - 1681 220th St., Leighton, IA Experience how Wine & Chocolate complement one another at Tassel Ridge Winery. Tassel Ridge Winery has paired four Tassel Ridge wines with four different chocolates from Chocolaterie Stam. Taste all four and find your favorite(s)! $10 per person, plus tax—Harvest Club Member & 1 Guest: $5 per person, plus tax. Read more

  • Giveaway Maxim Chassis/Rider 410 engine sprint car / raffle at NSCHoF
    Friday, December 19, 2014

    National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum - One Sprint Capital Place, Knoxville, IA The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum is giving away a Maxim Chassis/Rider 410 engine sprint car. This will be the 10th new sprint car we will give away to support our musuem. This is a $75,000.00 sprint car. Read more

  • Wine & Wood Fired Oven Pizza Night at Tassel Ridge Winery
    Friday, December 19, 2014

    Tassel Ridge Winery - 1681 220th St., Leighton, IA Join us in the Tassel Ridge Greenhouse for Wine & Wood Fired Oven Pizza Night. Begin with a Mixed Baby Greens Salad with Tomatoes, Onions, and Vinaigrette Dressing. Then, Chef Frank and his team will prepare an 11-inch individual pizza in our Wood Fired Oven just for you. Choose a Margherita Pizza, made with Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Fresh Basil; Pepperoni, Black Olives, and Shredded Mozzarella Pizza; an Arugula, Pear, Prosciutto, and Shaved Parmesan Pizza; or a Capicola, Green Apple, and Fontina Pizza and pair it with a glass of your favorite Tassel Ridge® wine (we recommend Tassel Ridge Pizzeria & Pasta Too!®). Advance prepaid, non-refundable reservations required by 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 23. Contact the Winery at 641.672.WINE (9463). $25 per person, plus tax—Harvest Club Member & 1 Guest: $20 per person, plus tax (includes salad, 11-inch pizza, 1 glass of wine, and gratuity). Read more

  • Celebrate Recovery at Eagle Rock Assembly of God Church
    Friday, December 19, 2014

    Eagle Rock Assembly of God Church - 209 N. Third St., Knoxville, IA Celebrate Recovery is for all hurts, habits and hang-ups. It is a world wide program that has helped over 700,000 people be set free from; drugs and alcohol, anxiety, food disorders, gambling, physical abuse just to name a few. It is a twelve step program that operates like AA but is Christ based, so people on probation can use it for one of their meetings that they are required to attend. It is every Friday Night all year long. 641-205-8009 for more information Every Friday Night Low cost meal 6 pm Large Group 7 pm Teaching or Testimony (Male and Female) Gender Specific Small Group 8 pm Fellowship 9 - 9:30 pm (Male and Female) Read more

  • Live Music: The Blackbird Circus at Peace Tree's
    Friday, December 19, 2014

    Peace Tree Brewing Company - 107 W. Main St., Knoxville, IA Live folk/roots music. $5 Cover Charge. Free to Tree House Members. Read more

  • Movie Night at Nearwood Winery
    Saturday, December 20, 2014

    Nearwood Winery, 210 E Robinson St, Knoxville, IA, United States Saturday Night is movie night! Read more

  • Wine & Chocolate Pairing Experiences Daily at Tassel Ridge Winery
    Saturday, December 20, 2014

    Tassel Ridge Winery - 1681 220th St., Leighton, IA 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. —Thursday & Friday (Closed Christmas Day) 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.—Saturday 12:00–6:00 p.m.—Sunday Experience how wine & chocolate complement one another at Tassel Ridge Winery. Tassel Ridge Winery has paired four Tassel Ridge wines with four different chocolates from Chocolaterie Stam. Taste all four and find your favorite(s)! $10 per person, plus tax—Harvest Club Member & 1 Guest: $5 per person, plus tax. Read more

  • Santa at The Grand Theater
    Saturday, December 20, 2014

    The Grand Theater - E. Robinson St., Knoxville, IA Read more

  • Wine & Cheese Pairing Experiences Daily at Tassel Ridge Winery
    Saturday, December 20, 2014

    Tassel Ridge Winery - 1681 220th St., Leighton, IA 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. —Thursday & Friday (Closed Christmas Day) 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.—Saturday 12:00–6:00 p.m.—Sunday We usually think of cheese when we think of wine. But, some wine and cheese pairings are more complementary than others. Tassel Ridge has selected four different Iowa cheeses and paired them with Tassel Ridge wines. Try these pairings and see which are your favorites! Come to the Winery for a relaxing hour or two that can include a tasting, tour, and great conversation with our knowledgeable Tasting Room staff. $10 per person, plus tax—Harvest Club Member & 1 Guest: $5 per person, plus tax. Read more

  • Live Music at Lunch with Kandie Thomas at The Coffee Connection
    Saturday, December 20, 2014

    The Coffee Connection - 213 E. Main St., Knoxville, IA Join us over lunch on Saturday for Christmas carols and songs telling of Christ's birth with local vocalist, Kandie Thomas. Kandie has been singing since she was 14 and especially loves sharing her music with others. You can listen to music that touches her heart on her special Facebook page, The Musioc that Brings me through This Thing Called Live. Come for lunch and stay for the music! Read more

  • Wine & Burger Night at Tassel Ridge Winery
    Saturday, December 20, 2014

    5:30—7:30 p.m.—Burgers served until 7:00 p.m. Tonight’s burger is a Blue Cheese and Onion Sirloin Burger topped with Crumbled Blue Cheese and Caramelized Onions on a Toasted Onion Bun served with a Caesar Salad in a Cup and a glass of your favorite Tassel Ridge wine (we recommend Tassel Ridge In the Dark). Finish your meal on a sweet note with a slice of Tassel Ridge Star Spangled White® Cake! Advance prepaid, non-refundable reservations required by 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 30. Contact the Winery at 641.672.WINE (9463). $20 per person, plus tax—Harvest Club Member& 1 Guest: $15 per person, plus tax (includes dinner, 1 glass of wine, recipe card, and gratuit Read more

  • Old Fashioned 'Barn' Dance at Pella Memorial Building
    Saturday, December 20, 2014

    Pella Memorial Building - 829 Broadway Stree, Pella, IA Old - Time Squares, Circles, Contras, Reels Live Music ~ Live Calling Family-friendly event. Everyone welcome. All dances taught; no knowledge or experience necessary. No need to bring a partner. Acoustic musicians welcome to join the band off - mic. No alcohol. Admission $5.00* Babies and Toddlers Free Family Maximum $20.00* (* or pay what you can ` no one is turned away) Information: 641-275-1204 or lindarex@iowatelecom.net Read more

  • Special Night Storytime at the Knoxville Public Library
    Tuesday, December 23, 2014

    Knoxville Public Library - 213 E. Montgomery St., Knoxville, IA This is for children ages 3- 6 Read more

  • Square Dance Lessons at the Knoxville Rural Fire Department
    Monday, December 29, 2014

    Want to have tones of fun while exercising??? Want to meet new friends??? Want to put a little swing back into your step??? What: Square Dance Lessons When: Every Monday night starting Oct. 13th Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Where: Knoxville Rural Fire Station - (Please do not park in lot east of station) Who: Singles & Couples, age 10 to 100, are welcome For more information call Jo at 641-891-4810 or Dee at 641-891-0438 First two lessons are free to try us out. $20 for ten lessons Come join us on Monday nights starting October 13th!! Read more

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Celebrating the life you shared together are the cornerstones of healing after loss.

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