History & Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Our History

Established in 1900 by Burt H. Sutfin, Sutfin Funeral Chapel is the oldest family~owned funeral home serving families throughout the Southern Tier of New York and the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania. The families we are privileged to serve deserve, and will receive, our very best professional efforts at all times.

The Cooley Family conducts their business according to three basic values~ Caring, Trust and a Commitment to Excellence.


Our Valued Staff

Jody M. Cooley

Jody M. Cooley, Licensed Funeral Director

Jody has been assisting area families since 1990 ~ when she joined her parents, David and Carol Cooley.