Funerals as Unique as Your Life

Life is full of opportunities to show someone we love them. One such opportunity is the funeral or memorial service. Such a loving event celebrates the choices they made, the relationship you shared, and honors the memory of your loved one.


  • Honoring Life

    Honoring Life

    It's important to take the time to acknowledge the uniqueness of the deceased: the individuality of their personality, and the uniqueness of their life's path. Not just for them, but for you; it affirms the relationship, and leads to healing after loss. Honoring their life is truly an act of love – for the both of you.

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  • Designing Your Funeral

    Designing Your Funeral

    Taking the time to design your service is a loving act, and not a difficult one. We invite you to explore the seemingly infinite number of ways to celebrate and honor a life.

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  • Funeral & Cremation Services

    Funeral & Cremation Services

    It's often seen as easier not to have a memorial service or funeral, and it's certainly seen as a less expensive alternative. But we're here to say this: an easy, cheaper path is not always better one. Grief experts all agree: a ceremony is an important part of the healing process.

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  • Permanent Memorialization

    Permanent Memorialization

    Having a place to spend time after a loss, a dedicated place where you can find comfort, will make all the difference to those left behind. We will help you to create the perfect lasting memorial.

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  • Receptions: Legacy Center

    Receptions: Legacy Center

    When we are dealing with grief and loss, it is the tradition of most families to come together and to host a meal, raise a glass, and share memories. The Legacy Center at Murdoch-Linwood in Cedar Rapids is the perfect place to hold such an event.

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  • Veteran's Services

    Veteran's Services

    We believe those who served our nation are deserving of special attention, and we will take care of all details in securing the benefits your veteran is entitled to receive.

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Linwood Cemetery

The Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home is conveniently located on the grounds of the beautiful Linwood Cemetery in Cedar Rapids. One of the area's oldest cemeteries, Linwood Cemetery provides families with both traditional ground burials as well as above-ground mausoleum.

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