Portland Funeral Home

Portland funeral cremationThere are a number of aspects that you should look for when choosing a Portland funeral home or cremation service provider. The first consideration is location as it should be close by so that there is no extra charge for providing services outside their normal area.

Portland Funeral Cremation

PortlandFuneralHome.com  Phone Number
 Attrell’s Newberg & Sherwood Funeral Chapel  503-538-2191
 Autumn Funerals Cremation & Burial  503-443-4900
 Bateman Carroll Funeral Home  503-665-2128
 Caldwell’s, Hennessey, Goetsch & McGee Funeral Home  503-232-4111
 Cascade Funeral Directors  503-885-1790
 Cornerstone Funeral Services & Cremation  503-637-5020
 Cornwell Colonial Chapel  503-981-7771
 Crown Memorial Centers  503-783-3393
 Donelson Cremation Chapel & Funeral Services  503-640-2277
 Duyck &VanDeeHay Funeral Home  503-357-8749
 Estacada Funeral Chapel  503-630-3829
 Family Memorial Mortuary  503-736-0102
 Finley Sunset Hills Mortuary  503-292-6654
 First Call Mortuary Services  503-445-9510
 Fuiten Rose & Hoyt Funeral Home & Crematory  503-357-2161
 Gateway Little Chapel of the Chimes  503-256-0606
 Gresham Memorial Chapel  503-618-8176
 Holman’s Funeral & Cremation Services  503-232-5131
 Hustad Funeral Home  503-286-9663
 Lincoln Memorial Park & Funeral Home  503-771-1117
 Mt. Scott Funeral Home  503-771-1171
 Omega Funeral & Cremation Service  503-231-6030
 Oregon Cremation Company  503-235-3104
 Peake Funeral Chapel  503-654-7755
 Pegg, Paxon, & Springer Funeral Home  503-644-1176
 Portland Cremation Center & Mortuary Services  503-665-4200
 Rose City Cemetery & Funeral Home  503-281-3821
 Ross Hollywood Chapel  503-281-1800
 Sandy Funeral Home  503-668-6015
 Skyline Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home  503-292-6611
 Springer & Son  503-356-1000
 Stehn Family Chapels  503-654-7717
 Straub’s Funeral Home  360-834-4563
 Sunnyside Little Chapel of the Chimes  503-659-1184
 Terry Family Funeral Home  503-249-1788
 Threadgill’s Memorial Service  503-526-3952
 Valley Memorial Park  503-648-5444
 Westside Cremation & Burial  530-640-9045
 Wilhelm’s Portland Memorial  503-236-4141
 Young’s Funeral Home  503-639-1206

Local Owned: This is an important question as some funeral homes are owned by larger companies or corporations which may have certain restrictions on the type of services that they offer.

Cremation Portland

Member of Larger Organization: In particular, the Selected Independent Funeral Homes which sets the standards for independently owned funeral homes.

How Life Insurance or Pre-Paid Arrangements Work: Ask them to explain how your life insurance benefits will pay for the type of services they provide. Plus, they should have a pre-paid funeral plan that they should be more than happy to explain.

Funeral Packages: Most Portland funeral homes have a set of packages that they include in their funeral services. The packages will vary in price around the national average of $9,000. You can check their website for the details of each package. Plus, ask them about customizing a service for your particular needs.

There are some funeral homes in Portland that will offer a cremation services as well. This type of service is on average a fraction of the cost compared to a traditional funeral service with some being only a few hundred dollars. For those interested in this type of service, here are a few questions that you will need to ask.

Funeral Home Portland

Licensed: Cremation services require a special type of license from the state and local authorities. Be sure that they are fully covered in that area.

Price Packages: There are a number of packages that this type of service offer which start at a simple cremation with the ashes put into a plastic bag if you want to spread them in the air, on land or over the water.

In the end, choosing the right Portland funeral home or cremation service requires a bit of research, looking over websites, and calling for further information about what they provide. However, by doing a little planning today, you can save your family a great deal of pain from having to make these decisions if the unexpected should occur. A little research today can go a long way towards planning for tomorrow.

Obituaries Portland

Oregonian Obituaries

Portland Observer Obituaries

Oregon Funeral Associations and Organizations

Oregon Funeral Directors Association

Cemetery Association of Oregon

Funeral and Mortuary Science Schools in Oregon

Mount Hood Community College