Welcome to the Illinois Funeral Directors Association Site

The Illinois Funeral Directors Association was founded in 1881 by funeral directors seeking a common voice, a way to share information, ideas and methods and to protect themselves and consumers through legislation. We invite you to review the information on this site and contact us with any questions you may have.


IFDA Spring Seminars Announcement

Register for IFDA Spring Seminars!
Last chance to use your FREE IFDA CE hours!!!

IFDA will offer three CE programs, one in each of the three regions of the state. The first program will be held in Springfield (Region 2) and the second program will be repeated in Southern Illinois (Region 3) and Northern Illinois (Region 1). [...]

40 & 50 Year Licensees

We need your your help in order to locate the individuals who are celebrating 40 and 50 years in funeral service this year. We would like to continue the tradition of honoring those who have held their licenses for 40 and 50 years.
If you are a funeral director or funeral director/embalmer who has been licensed [...]

2014 IFDA Convention Exhibitor Invitation!

Please join us for this year’s IFDA Convention! We are offering many features including:

Booth & Table Top Exhibits
Early Arrival Meet & Greet Party
President’s Party
Website Ads Available
Sponsorship Opportunities

Tinley Park Convention Center & Holiday Inn Hotel
18451 Convention Center Dr.
Tinley Park, IL 60477
(708) 444-1100
Convention Contact:
Illinois Funeral Directors Association
215 South Grand Avenue West
Springfield, Illinois 62704
Phone: (217) 525-2000
Fax: (217) [...]

Click Here To See Legislative Day Photos!

Legislator Reception

State House Inn

Illinois State Capitol



What Is The Oldest Family-Owned Funeral Home In Illinois?

There are many family-owned funeral homes that carry a rich historical background that  dates back all the way to the 1800s. Please take a moment and think when your funeral home business first started. Is your funeral home the oldest in Illinois?
If you would like to share when your funeral home business began for the [...]

2014 IFDA Convention

[ June 23, 2014 to June 25, 2014. ]  

Tinley Park Convention Center
18451 Convention Center Drive
Tinley Park, IL 60477