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Washington Cremation Alliance – Vancouver, WA

Washington Cremation Alliance is a trusted provider of cremation services in Vancouver, WA, offering simple cremation services without the cost of traditional funerals. We offer low cost cremation services and will work within your budget to provide a dignified cremation for your loved one. Washington Cremation Alliance is an active and respected member of the Vancouver community. We’re family owned and operated and our professionally licensed staff has been providing end of life services to Washington families for over a decade. Whether you’re looking for a direct cremation or are planning ahead we’re here to help make this difficult process a little easier for you and your family. Call our Vancouver cremation service specialists today for pricing and to learn how to begin the planning process.

Online Direct Cremation Services in Vancouver, WA

How it Works

If a death has occurred, please call us at (360) 553-3636 for immediate help.

1. Choose Services

Select the services and merchandise you need and pay online with your credit card. View our General Price List.

2. Complete Form

Fill out our convenient cremation arrangement form to send us information for the filing of the death certificate.

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3. Sign Paperwork

We’ll email you the necessary paperwork to authorize the cremation. Simply follow the easy instructions to legally sign online.

Our professional staff will respond as soon as possible to the place of passing to bring your loved one into our care. The cremation usually takes place within 7 – 10 days of receiving all signed paperwork.

What's Included?

Our all-inclusive simple cremation package includes:

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Transportation
We’ll transfer your loved one directly into our care.
Travel Safe Urn
We include a basic urn that’s suitable for air travel.
Notifying Social Security
We’ll notify Social Security that your loved one has passed.
Filing of the Death Certificate
Our rapid e-file process quickly submits the certificate.
Online Tribute
We’ll place a tribute online that you can easily share.
Return of Cremated Remains
We’ll return the urn to you at your convenience.

What’s Included?

Transportation
We’ll transfer your loved one directly into our care.
Travel Safe Urn
We include a basic urn that’s suitable for air travel.
Notifying Social Security
We’ll notify Social Security that your loved one has passed.
Filing of the Death Certificate
Our rapid e-file process quickly submits the certificate.
Online Tribute
We’ll place a tribute online that you can easily share.
Return of Cremated Remains
We’ll return the urn to you at your convenience.

What does an average Vancouver cremation cost?

 

The average cost for a direct cremation in Washington is $1,363 and ranges up to $4,090. We compiled this Vancouver cremation cost table in 2016.

 
Washington Cremation Alliance$694
Vancouver Funeral Chapel$2,785
Straub's Funeral Home$1,900
Gardner Funeral Home$1,520
Layne's Battle Ground Funeral Home$1,495
Evergreen Memorial Gardens$1,490
Dahl-McVicker Funeral Home$1,395
Woodland Funeral Home$1,395
Hubbard Funeral Home$1,395
Dowling Funeral Home$1,395
Steel Chapel at Longview Memorial Park$1,395
Hamilton-Mylan Funeral Home$1,030
Columbia Funeral Service$975

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Vancouver Cremation Information

 

Where do I get a copy of a death certificate?

To order a death certificate in Vancouver contact Clark County Community Health. Visit 1601 E 4th Plain Blvd, Bldg 17, 4th Floor, Vancouver, WA 98661 or call 360-397-8092. Certified copies cost $20.00 each. Detailed ordering information is available here.
 

How do I publish a newspaper obituary in Vancouver?

You may place a prepaid obituary notice in The Columbian. For information on submitting an obituary please call 360-735-4594 or email paidobits@columbian.com. You may also submit a notice online.
 

What are the laws for scattering ashes in Washington?

You can scatter ashes on any private land with permission. To scatter on National Park land you need permission from the Chief Park Ranger. For state trust uplands you need permission from the regional manager. You should scatter ashes on the ground at least 100 yards from any trail, road, building, or waterway. Memorial markers are not allowed and publicity of the scattering is not permitted.

You may scatter in the Columbia River, Pacific Ocean, or any inland water within the 3-mile limit enforced by the EPA. Report such scatterings to the EPA within 30 days.
 

What help is available with cremation costs in Vancouver?

There is a $255 lump-sum death payment from Social Security for those who qualify. The family must contact Social Security to apply for benefits. Please contact Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 or 805 Broadway St #500, Vancouver, WA 98660

Veterans and their dependents may receive some benefits. Willamette National Cemetery is the Veterans cemetery nearest to Vancouver. Interment and the grave marker are free of charge to an eligible veteran and dependents. For more information contact the Department of Veterans Affairs. Call 1-800-827-1000 or visit 1601 E Fourth Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA 98661.

The Veterans Assistance Fund may provide burial assistance relief to qualified Veterans. Call (360) 693-7030 or visit 1305 Columbia Street, Suite 100, Vancouver, WA 98660.

The county runs its own indigent cremation program and in some cases may pay for a direct cremation. For more information contact the Clark County Medical Examiner’s Office. Call (360) 397-8405 or visit 900 West 13th Street, Vancouver, WA 98660.

Recent Testimonials

Washington cremation alliance in Vancouver WA was so helpful and professional. I would highly recomennd them for anyone going through the loss of a family member.

J. Tal

Vancouver, WA

I highly recommend calling Washington Cremation Alliance in Seattle. Everyone was very helpful and kind. They made everything so easy and took care of all the details. Thank you again!

Yvette Lowery

Seattle, WA

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