At New York Atlantic Funeral Services, we're proud to offer a Direct Cremation service to families in Medford, New York and surrounding areas. We invite you to learn more about our service below.
Direct Cremation involves the minimal services necessary to cremate a decedent and return the cremated remains to the family.
If you want to arrange a Direct Cremation, you may use an unfinished wooden box or an alternative container. Alternative containers can be made of heavy cardboard, pressed wood or composition materials (with or without an outside covering), or may be pouches of canvas or other materials. The Direct Cremation prices do not include the crematory charge unless noted with "Cremation Services."
People are increasingly choosing to scatter cremated remains at sea as a final resting place. It provides a way to remember the person who has passed on in a beautiful and natural setting. We offer formal sea scattering ceremonies in the following areas: