Macz Funeral Homes receive award

November 26, 2019

Macz Funeral Homes has been honored by the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) with the 2019 Pursuit of Excellence Award. Only 160 firms from around the world received this prestigious recognition, and only 8 from Illinois, placing Macz Funeral Homes among an elite group of funeral service providers.

Macz Funeral Homes was also honorably mentioned on behalf of the 160 funeral homes as one of the best of the best. Traci Macz also spoke about the wellness fair that was offered at the funeral home in April and other community outreach engagements.

Macz Funeral Homes also received the Green Funeral Practice Certificate while in Chicago for offering green services in their community and demonstrating a commitment to environmentally responsible practices. To earn an NFDA Pursuit of Excellence Award, a participating funeral home must meet or exceed business standards set forth by the program and demonstrate proficiency in key areas of funeral service. Participants are also required to adhere to a Pledge of Ethical Practices.

More information can be found on the association’s website,

Pictured (L to R) are George Macz, Tom Macz, and Traci Macz.