As we all know, information is rapidly evolving with respect to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Our staff & family is committed to keeping ourselves informed of the most recent guidance from federal, state, and local officials. We are also committed to keeping our community and families we serve informed as to how changes in policies will impact them, in regards to funeral services. So below we have posted the lastest communications we have received from federal, state, and local officials, in regards to Funeral & Memorial services, during this panademic.

NYS Guidelines for Religious & Funeral Services as of 2/2/2021

The maximum occupancy for funeral homes is 50% (up from 33%) of the maximum occupancy for a particular area as set by the certificate of occupancy when available

NYS Guidelines for Religious & Funeral Services as of 6/24/2020

NYS Guidelines for Religious & Funeral Services Restrictions

by Cluster Zones as of 11/24/2020


Type of ActivityRedOrangeYellow
Non-Residential GatheringsProhibited10 people maximum, indoors and outdoors25 people maximum, indoors and outdoors
House of Worship & Funeral Homes

Lesser of:

25% of maximum capacity
10 people

Lesser of:

33% of maximum capacity
25 people

50% of maximum capacity

The guidelines still require those in attendance adhere to the guidelines including those related to social distancing and face coverings.

                                             Sincerely & God Bless,                                            

Zajac Funeral Home Inc. & The Zajac Family