Burial

Funeral Service with Visitation

  • Basic services of funeral director and staff
  • Transfer of your loved one from the place of death (within 100-mile radius) into our care
  • Embalming
  • Dressing your loved one
  • Cosmetology and hair
  • Baron Casket (4 color selections)
  • 4 hours of visitation
  • Use of facilities and staff for funeral service in one of our chapels or at the location of your choice
  • Use of hearse for transfer of your loved one from the funeral home to the place of service and to the cemetery
  • Use of equipment and staff for committal service
  • Personalized register book
  • 50 personalized acknowledgement cards
  • 100 memorial folders
  • DVD Tribute box set
  • Encore Memorial Tribute page on our website for friends and family to post condolences

Graveside Service

  • Basic services of funeral director and staff
  • Transfer of your loved one from the place of death (within 100-mile radius) into our care
  • Preparation and care of your loved one
  • Baron Casket (4 color selections)
  • Use of service vehicle for transfer of deceased from funeral home to cemetery
  • Use of equipment and staff for graveside funeral service
  • Encore Memorial Tribute page on our website for friends and family to post condolences

Returning Home

As part of the Distinctive Life experience, we personally deliver your loved one to your home. This final step is just one more way we care for your loved one and give you complete personal service. And if you are not local, we will ensure that your loved one is returned to you safely and securely. Our funeral directors are here for you to take care of all of the details.

Graveside Service

Distinctive Life Cremations & Funerals provides services at any cemetery of your choosing, including the National Cemetery. We have great partnerships with independent or corporately owned cemeteries in your area. Our funeral directors are here for you to take care of all of the details.

Veterans

We are proud to serve past and present military members.

Our staff is experienced and committed to providing personalized and complete care to the Veterans in our community.

View Exclusive Pricing for our Veterans.

Church & Chapel

Distinctive Life Cremations & Funerals provides services at your place of worship. Our Funeral Directors are knowledgeable in all faiths, and we are here to take care of all of the details for you.

Choosing a Burial Service

Distinctive Life Cremations & Funerals can assist you in planning final arrangements for yourself or a loved one. When choosing burial, there are many options available and your personal funeral director will work with you to plan a meaningful and memorable service at any cemetery of your choice.

We offer a choice of two burial service plans to our families.

Be a Guest, Not a Host

Bringing family and friends together to share memories and celebrate the life of your loved one is an important part of the healing process and is best served through a personalized ceremony and tribute. The funeral directors at Distinctive Life are able to take care of more than just funeral arrangements. Allow us to handle travel, transportation, food delivery and catering for your event, taking care of every detail, which allows you to focus on what’s important: family.

Why is Distinctive Life Right for Your Family?

  • Distinctive Life offers in-home arrangements. We will come to you and make final arrangements at your home, office, place of worship, or wherever is convenient for you.
  • Speak to a licensed funeral director 24 hours a day to answer your questions. You will never get an answering service when you call Distinctive Life.
  • The newest technology available at your fingertips making the arrangement process easy for you and your family.
  • We implement a 3-step identification verification process to ensure your loved one is cared for with the highest level of care.

Burial Packages

All Burial Packages include: Basic services of funeral director and staff, transfer of your loved one into our care and holding in a climate-controlled environment. Burial Packages do not include cash advance items.

 

Graveside Service

  • Personalized In-Home Arrangement
  • 3-Step Identification Verification Process
  • Online Collaboration Access
  • Encore Memorial Tribute Page
  • The Baron Casket (4 colors to choose from)
  • Preparation and care
  • Use of Equipment and Staff
  • Service Vehicle

Funeral Service with Visitation

  • Personalized In-Home Arrangement
  • 3-Step Identification Verification Process
  • Online Collaboration Access
  • Encore Memorial Tribute Page
  • The Baron Casket (4 colors to choose from)
  • Preparation and care
  • Use of Equipment and Staff
  • Floral Transport
  • Register Book
  • 100 Memorial Folders
  • DVD Tribute Box Set
  • 50 Personalized Acknowledgement Cards
  • Embalming
  • Dressing
  • Casketing
  • Cosmetology
  • 4-Hour Visitation
  • Hearse

National Cemetery Funeral Service with Visitation

  • Personalized In-Home Arrangement
  • 3-Step Identification Verification Process
  • Online Collaboration Access
  • Encore Memorial Tribute Page
  • Wooden Flag Display Case
  • The Baron Casket (4 colors to choose from)
  • Use of Equipment and Staff
  • Embalming
  • Dressing
  • Casketing
  • Hearse
  • Register Book
  • 50 Memorial Folders
  • 50 Personalized Acknowledgement Cards

The packages shown include the recommended services and related items for each memorial. We personalize each arrangement according to your wishes.

For more information and guidance in this regard, please call us at 713.933.0357. We are available 24 hours a day.

Burial Options

Deciding on which burial option is right for your family can be a difficult decision, but we’re here to help. We invite you to browse our resources to learn more about what you will need before scheduling an appointment with one of our Mobile Funeral Directors to learn more about your options.

Veteran-Specific Burial Options

National Cemetery Burial Services

In addition to the services provided in our non-military burial packages, we offer:

  • Committal service with military honors (if requested)
  • Gravesite
  • Opening and closing of grave
  • Headstone or marker
  • Burial flag
  • Perpetual care
  • Presidential memorial certificate
  • Printed prayer cards, military folders, obituary bookmarks and register books, all displaying the proper military insignia for the deceased loved one’s branch of the service are provided

Many people may not realize that spouses and dependents of veterans may qualify for national cemetery burial benefits. The VA also provides burial allowances to help eligible families with funeral and burial costs.

Learn more about the VA’s memorial and burial benefits

Funeral Service with Visitation

  • Personalized In-Home Arrangement
  • 3-Step Identification Verification Process
  • Online Collaboration Access
  • Encore Memorial Tribute Page
  • Wooden Flag Display Case
  • The Baron Casket (4 colors to choose from)
  • Use of Equipment and Staff
  • Embalming
  • Dressing
  • Casketing
  • Hearse
  • Register Book
  • 50 Memorial Folders
  • 50 Personalized Acknowledgement Cards