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

Heald Funeral Home, Inc. opened its doors on August 1, 2006 offering families in Plattsburgh and the surrounding area another choice. We are very proud to be the newest funeral home in Plattsburgh. 
We are a full service funeral home, providing affordable funeral services, cremation services, graveside services and memorial services. We are prepared to assist your family in creating a unique ceremony that reflects your loved ones life. 
We offer pre-paid funeral trust, medicaid funeral trusts, and funeral trust transfers. 

You can always expect dignity, quality, and compassion.....Everything your family deserves. 


Our Valued Staff

Jay  Heald

Jay Heald, President

Jay graduated from Keene Central School in Keene Valley in 1985. He continued his education in Syracuse at Simmons School of Mortuary science. Following graduation he served his apprenticeship with WM Marvins Sons, Inc. in Elizabethtown, NY and with the McElroy-Flynn Funeral Home, Inc. in Elmsford, NY. He worked in Westchester County and throughout New York City untill moving to Plattsburgh in 1991. He worked for the owner of Brown Funeral Home until 2006. Jay started the Heald Funeral Home, Inc. on August 1, 2006 offering Plattsburgh and the surrounding area another choice. Jay is very active in the community. He is a member of the Plattsburgh Elks Club, Plattsburgh Moose Lodge, Son's of The American Legion Post #20, Sons of the American Revolution, Valcour Chapter and Volunteers for many other organizations including the VFW Post #125.