Learn our story, from the beginning and into the future.
At Chapel of the Chimes Funeral Home-Westland it has been a privilege and an honor to service Southeast Michigan for over 40 years. It is our desire that our services support you at your time of need, help guide your family through the difficult time and help to make your memories of your loved one more meaningful.
For your convenience, we offer a wide range of services. Our experienced staff is available to assist you whether it is helping with pre-need arrangements, at-need arrangements, transferring remains domestic and international or caring for your loved ones. We always convey a personal touch to meet your family's requests.
We hope that you will find the information provided throughout our web site to be helpful in making educated decisions during this difficult time. Please contact us if we can assist you in any way.
Chapel of the Chimes Funeral Home - Westland is a member of the National Funeral Directors Association, the Michigan Funeral Directors Association, as well as several other professional organizations. We hold ourselves to high standards of conduct and adhere to the NFDA Code of Ethics.
In a nutshell? Experience, professionalism, compassion, and empathy.
We've learned a lot over many years. Like how to present options without overwhelming. And how to meet the needs of many caring parties. People come to us in difficult times, and we respond kindness, calmness and expertise. Our goal is to create a beautiful occasion and make you feel welcome, always. We spend our days planning with families. We stay up to date with industry developments. And we make hard times a little easier.
Learn the legacy.
Chapel of the Chimes Funeral Home - Westland was established years ago, and serving families has always been our focus. We take pride in being able to guide people through some of their most difficult days. We take pride in maintaining a setting that allows people to find solace. Celebrating life is our mission. That’s never changed. And with pride, it never will.
Who We Are
Meet our staff. Members of the local community make everything that happens possible. Together, we make this place amazing.
Gregory B. McClary, CFSP, a native of South Carolina brings over 35 years of experience in the funeral profession. He is a Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in the States of Michigan, South Carolina, New York, and Indiana. Gregory is a graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science in Atlanta, Georgia and currently holds an Associate of Arts degree in Biblical Studies, and an Associates Degree in Business Administration.
Gregory is the owner/president of McClary Funeral Services, Inc and is a member of the National Funeral Directors Association, Michigan Funeral Directors Association (2008-09-2012-2013) President, District One), Certified Funeral Service Practitioner (CFSP), since 2005 and an Ambassador of the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice. Member and serve on the Board of Directors of the International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association, Indiana Funeral Directors Association and National Association of Funeral Directors and Morticians. Member of the John Maxwell Team and Insight Certified Celebrant. As President & Funeral Director, I will always work along with,our great experienced staff to provide personalized, full services, not just by our standards! But by yours!.
Gregory is very compassionate with each family he serves and is dedicated to making their difficult time much more bearable.
My desire is to make a difference in this profession. It’s my mission to be a light in this world by providing the best service to each family entrusted to my care. I stand on my mother’s words "everyone may not be able to afford the best, but you make sure you give them your best". " We will always give our very best to each family we are entrusted to serve."