*  Direct Cremation
*  Cremation with Memorial Services
*  Graveside Services
*  Traditional Funeral Services - Viewing
*  Forwarding Remains to Another City/State
*  Receiving Remains from Another City/State
*  Scattering Cremated Remains
OUR SERVICES
Direct Cremation
Removal from the place of death; Initial meeting with the family; Securing legal
documents for the cremation; Cremation container; Cremation; Temporary urn;  
Documents for Veterans submitted if applicable;
Cremated remains picked up in our Escondido/Poway office.

Cremation with Memorial Service
Includes all that is in Direct Cremation; Our presence at a facility/church to conduct the
Memorial Service (if you do not have a facility, we will help you find one);
Equipment for service (flower stands, recorded music, memorial book stand)
Disposition
We will deliver cremated remains to a local cemetery; ship by US Postal Service to a
facility or a cemetery (some restrictions on countries receiving remains);
Scatter cremated remains at sea off the coast of San Diego County.

Graveside Services
Removal from the place of death; Refrigeration (embalming is not required if there
is no public viewing and the casket is closed); Initial meeting with the family;
Casketing and dressing remains; Securing legal documents;
Coordination with the clergy and cemetery; Use of a traditional coach;
Submitting for Honor Guard/Flag for Veteran, if applicable; Equipment for service.

Traditional Funeral Services and Viewing
Removal from the place of death; Embalming (embalming is not required if there is no
public viewing and the casket is closed); Initial meeting with the family; Casketing and
dressing remains; Securing legal documents; Coordination with the clergy,
facility/church and cemetery; Use of  a traditional coach; Submitting for Honor
Guard/Flag for Veteran, if applicable; Equipment for service; Viewing same day as
service, or at facility on another day; Escorts required if cars are in procession from
facility/church to cemetery/crematory.

Alternative Funeral Services and Merchandise
We customize services to meet your families unique needs.  Some of those services
may include:   overnight home viewings, identification viewings at our office and photos.
Our merchandise includes eco-friendly caskets and urns.

We offer a small viewing/chapel area in our Escondido office.  
It would be available for up to 40 people in attendance.  If a larger area is needed,
we encourage each family to use their own church, or we can provide a place for
a memorial/funeral service at local facilities.

Forwarding Remains to Another City/State/Country
Removal from the place of death, Embalming is required to ship human remains on
public transportation.  Initial meeting with the family; Casketing and dressing remains;
Securing legal documents; Coordination with the public transport; Delivery to the airport
or other transport; Outside container for casket required for public transport;
Coordination with receiving mortuary.
(Traditional Funeral Service may take place before forwarding remains.)

Receiving Remains from Another City/State/Country
Pick up of remains at public transport or other facilities;
state documents filed if required;
Any of the above services requested by the family.

Scattering Cremated Remains
We scatter Cremated Remains off the coast of San Diego County.
Please see our website for:  
San Diego Scattering at Sea
California Funeral Alternatives
Escondido - 760-737-2890
Poway - 858-842-3000