Plan Ahead - Cremation Society of Washington
Available 24/7  844-682-6800
When do you need our services?
Immediately, a loved one has passed
Soon, a loved one is about to pass
I'm planning for the future
Which county is your loved one currently in?
Where is your loved one currently located?
Nursing Home
Private Residence
Coroner's Office
Another Funeral Home
Does your loved one have an implanted medical device like a pacemaker or defibrillator?
I Don't Know
How much does your loved one weigh?
0-299 lbs
300-500 lbs
Direct cremation normally takes 1-2 weeks. After paperwork has been received, do you want to cut in line?
Yes  ($200.00)
No Thank You
Since cremation destroys DNA, would you like a personalized DNA ancestry report for your loved one?
Yes  ($300.00)
No Thank You
Tell me more about your DNA service
What type of cremation would you prefer?
Fire Based  (Included)
Water Based  (+$1000)
What is the difference?
After the cremation, would you like us to:
Pick up the ashes at a contracted office
in Auburn or Tacoma  (Included)
Provide an unattended scattering at sea  (Included)
Ship the ashes within the U.S.  ($125.00)
Hand deliver the ashes within 75 miles  ($225.00)
Ship the ashes in 40-60 solidified Parting Stones  ($1695.00)
Please Choose an Urn
Basic Plastic Urn
Basic Plastic Urn
Deluxe Wood Urn
Deluxe Wood Urn
+ $100
Premium Metal Urn
Premium Metal Urn
+ $200
Would you like help writing an obituary?

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No, thank you
Who are these arrangements for?
Date of Birth
Date of Death
Who is making these arrangements?
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Plan Ahead

We plan ahead for many events in our lives; vacations, birthdays even retirement. Wise estate planning should include your cremation wishes. Ensuring your wishes for cremation are registered and known gives you and your family peace of mind.

Many choosing cremation do so because it is their preference. Some prefer the cost savings over traditional burial. Others find that the convenience it offers to be a deciding factor. Whatever reason fits best with you, we’ve made it easy for you to consider preplanning and prepaying for your cremation with Cremation Society of Washington.

How Our Process Works
cremation services

Step One – Contact us for more information

Call Cremation Society of Washington toll-free at 844-682-6800 to request more information, schedule a visit with one of our Advance Planners or simply click here to preplan online.

Step Two – Complete the necessary documents

We will prepare the necessary documents for your cremation plan for you to review, compete and sign. This process can take place in person with one of our Advance Planners or sent electronically for signature.

Step Three – Register your cremation preplans

When your documents are complete and returned to our office, a licensed Funeral Director reviews and approves them. We’ll then retain copies of your wishes in our files and send you membership cards for your wallet and a safe place you can keep them.

Step Four – We’ll be here when you need us

When the time comes for your plan to be used, all it takes is a simple phone call from your family. We’ll get started right away with carrying out your wishes. It’s that easy.