We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.
Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 413-445-5988 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.
Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.
Managing Partner & Funeral Director
Mr. John W. Bresnahan is the Managing Partner of Devanny-Condron Funeral Home, as well as a 41 year registrant with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Board of Registration in Embalming and Funeral Directing. He also holds a lifetime designation as a Certified Funeral Service Practitioner, which is bestowed to him by the American Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice. He earned his baccalaureate and Master's Degree in Business Administration, and for nearly 20 years, Mr. Bresnahan was a visiting professor in the Funeral Services Dept. at the former Mount Ida College in Newton.
John serves as a member of the Board of Soldier On, Inc., a position he has held since 2005. He continues to serve as its Board President. Additionally, he serves as the 2nd Vice President of the Massachusetts Funeral Directions Association and is a Board Member of the United Cerebral Palsy of Western Mass. .
In 1978, he married his high school sweetheart, the former Jane P. Bruce. Together John and Jane are the proud parents of Liam, Meaghan, Patrick and Norah. They are also the very proud Grammy and Grandpa to their 8 wonderful grandchildren.
All of his life, John has been a Pittsfield man and truly embraces his roots in the Berkshires. He is proud to be an active member of our community and will continue to honor the memories of the families he has helped over the years.
Funeral Director & Embalmer
Raised in Central MA, Caroline is a graduate of Douglas High School and then went on to earn her associates degree in funeral service from Mount Ida College in 2014.
Caroline moved to Pittsfield in March of 2017 to pursue a career with Devanny-Condron Funeral Home. She is so grateful to have been able to start a life in a community she has grown to love.
As an avid hiker and outdoors-woman, Caroline proudly joined Berkshire Mountain Search and Rescue upon her move to the Berkshires. BMSAR is a not-for-profit, volunteer based search and rescue team in Western Massachusetts. More recently, she started leading a walking club with the Ralph J. Froio Senior Center.
Caroline is also an animal lover and dedicated to her three rescue pets- Clayton, Luna and Gomez.
She is very attentive to detail and is dedicated to ensuring the best level of care for the families she works with.