Schrader Funeral Home - Eureka
Eureka, MO

For Eureka and Pacific area residents, our location in Eureka is conveniently located in the historic downtown area on Central Ave. at First St.  We're a quick 10-12 minutes from Pacific.  There is adequate off-street parking in our lot and overflow parking is available on Central Ave. and on First St. 

You'll know us by the beautiful yard and landscaping and the American, Missouri, & Schrader logo flags that fly proudly in front of the building.

The funeral home in Eureka was acquired from former owners in 2006, after several owners and name changes through the preceding decade.  Under Schrader ownership, you can be assured this is the permanent ownership of the funeral home in Eureka.  The Schrader family has been in the funeral profession for over 145 years and five generations, so longevity and consistency of excellent service is a family hallmark!

Comfortable and Comforting.

Visitation Room/Chapel
Visitation Room/Chapel

As you enter the Eureka funeral home from Central Ave., you're in a large, homey main-floor reception area.  A large-screen TV is available in this area for display of cinema-quality memorial DVD presentations which we offer.  A restroom, coffee and water are immediately adjacent to the reception area.

The main visitation room/chapel encompases the north side of the funeral home.  When set for a visitation or gathering, there is ample room to stand and visit, as well as furniture groupings.  When set as a chapel for a formal service, the main room can accommodate about 85 people.  A sound system can play CDs, and an organ is available for live music if desired.

Lower Level Reception Area.

A few steps down from the main level is a large public lounge/reception area.  There's a TV with VCR/DVD to keep children occupied, large tables for refreshments, coffee and soda, and restrooms are nearby.

Also on this level is the arrangement conference room and a modular casket selection room.  All funeral and cremation arrangements can be completed at the Eureka location.

Eureka Staff.

The staff of Schrader Funeral Home-Eureka is a vital part of the funeral home's operation.  They are here to make sure your needs are met, your questions and concerns addressed, and to help you in any way they can.  Staff members include long-time employees Dale Hyde, Harriet Vaucher, as well as Don Tobben.  See the Staff page for biographies on these wonderful folks.

Jennifer Oliver is the location's funeral director, and her biography is here.

Dale Hyde
Dale Hyde

Harriet Vaucher
Harriet Vaucher


Our Eureka funeral home is located in downtown Eureka at the corner of North Central Ave. and 1st Street, just north of the railroad tracks.

Use the Google map below for precise directions from your door to ours, or the Mapquest map is here.

Building History.

Eureka Bank
Eureka Bank
This picture is a newspaper clipping from the early 1960s, and shows the building as it was constructed in 1959 for the Eureka Bank. Many residents remember coming in to this building to make deposits and pay on car and home loans in the days before internet banking and automatic tellers!

Schrader Funeral Homes & Crematory
14960 Manchester Road at Holloway
Ballwin, MO 63011-4623