Our Mission is to continue, after 84 years of Christian Service, to be the leading funeral home, providing the highest quality service and professionalism that our families deserve and expect, regardless of financial backgrounds.

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Remember... Every life is significant. Every life has a story to be told. Let us help tell your story.

"Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted." 

Matthew 5:4

A Message from Michael R. Goodlander, President, Licensed:

Welcome to our website. The funeral business for us is a true calling or a ministry of sorts. We strive to treat each family as if they were our own and to make the funeral process as comforting as possible. We are devoted to make this difficult time as dignified, compassionate and cost effective as possible, all to honor a life lived. Most importantly, the specific needs of each family are met with dignity and respect, exceeding your expectations. Our staff is carefully chosen and trained to make sure every aspect is attended to-because the difference is in the details. At the Otto Redanz Funeral Home we have a guarantee. It states, "Our staff is courteous, understanding and compassionate. Our services are handled with dignity and respect as if you are a part of OUR family. For the price conscious consumer, we do offer a price match guarantee.

Because your family matters, let our family be the one to guide your family every step of the way, on your journey. I am always available, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to discuss any of your needs. Thank you again for visiting our website. Should you have any questions do not hesitate to call. May God Bless You. 

Our Services Include:

  • Celebration of Life Services
  • Funerals
  • Cremations
  • Memorial Services
  • Pre-planning (We are experts in funded, non-funded and medicaid pre-arrangements.)
  • Out of Town Arrangements
  • Grief Counseling
  • Assists with Insurance and Veterans Benefits
  • Social Service families are welcome.
  • Family Pet Memorials by Michael R. Goodlander

All services selected may take place at the funeral home, church, cemetery or your own home

Please call us at (716) 297-9007 with any questions or to set up an appointment with Michael Goodlander to discuss your needs either at your home or ours. 

Michael R. Goodlander
President, Licensed   |   ottoredanz@aol.com



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Otto Redanz Funeral Home
2215 Military Road
| Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Tel: 1-716-297-9007

What Our Families are Saying...

Our family can not thank Michael and Laura Goodlander enough for the kind, compassionate and professional care the two of them gave us since the very first phone call we made asking for their care. I have been in this ancient profession for over twenty years and I am honored to say that these two individuals are truly called to do what they do for families. At no time did we ever feel like we were conducting business. We felt like friends of their family. I would highly recommend calling upon Michael and Laura during a time like this as they are truly committed to making one of life's difficult journey's a little less lonely and a lot easier. May God Bless them both in their ministry to Niagara Falls families. They are the future of QUALITY and COMPASSIONATE CARE in the WNY area.....BAR NONE!

N. B.


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Better Business Bureau

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Veterans and Family Memorial Care

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Pre-Plan by NYSFDA

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Patriot Guard Riders 

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Cooperative Funeral Fund

Featured Services

Send Flowers
View Obituaries

Directly order flowers, view and sign the condolences book, share memories and more to celebrate lives of those dearly missed.

Grief Support
Grief Support

Helpful resources to guide you through the loss of a loved one.


Take a few moments to express your wishes now and help to ease the burden on your loved ones.

Frequent questions
Frequent Questions

A collection of answers to questions that people often have when arranging for a funeral.

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