America's Scattering Ashes and Burial at Sea Experts !
Paying tribute by scattering ashes at sea shouldn't mean paying more. In today’s difficult economic times, how do you fulfill the wishes of your loved one while remaining financially responsible? Sea Services has helped hundreds of families through the years find the right vessel for their burial at sea memorial and is A+ Rated by The Better Business Bureau. We work very closely with our licensed Captains to provide the most economic private charter for you and your guests. In addition to our private charters, we give you a scattering urn and important information about performing a burial at sea. A memorial certificate will be mailed after the service. Sea Services can quickly arrange (24 - 48 hours) for a family service attended burial at sea, as we have for so many Hindu families. The average cost today for an attended family service ranges between $650.00 to $850.00 for a private charter from most of our locations. If you desire to use our family service charter departing from our Manhattan New York locations (South Street Seaport and Chelsea Piers) the average cost is $2500 to $3500 depending on the time of year and day of week.
When circumstances don’t allow you to be present, Sea Services will perform the scattering or Burial at Sea, starting at $195.00, includes a memorial certificate, biodegradable urn (Catholic burial). New York Only, other ports call for information. If you’re reading this page, you are probably considering a memorial service for a loved one, allow us to extend our sincerest condolences for your loss, we are here to assist you in every way.
Everyday the questions is asked, Where Can I Scatter Ashes? Many of our clients have been left the mission to carry out their loved one’s wish to have their ashes scattered at sea, but don’t know where or to whom to turn. Even funeral homes are at a loss to council families beyond the cremation service. Many people including funeral professionals don’t know that anyone can be buried at sea, not just Navy or other military personnel. Scattering Ashes at Sea is an option Families and Loved ones choose. Our "Family Memorial Service" ( private scattering of ashes or chartered voyages) answers the question and our licensed professionals sensitively attend to your wishes.
We at Sea Services have locations available from coast to coast and future visits to the memorial site are easily accommodated by recording the latitude and longitude by GPS. Please visit our Popular Ports page for more information and a complete list of locations organized by state. Also the New York Burial at Sea service is available year round with heated vessels. Please take the time to read this important information as you decide what service will best suit your needs.
Sea Services goes the extra mile to help, from researching requested sites to arranging for "Send Ahead Services" for those who's religious beliefs do not allow for the cremated remains of their loved one to be stored in the home. For elderly clients who are home-bound we'll arrange a pick up service, often at no charge.
We know through many years of experience that it takes more than a boat to provide a well planned, thoughtful and meaningful service; allow us the honor of working with you. Because our customer service is responsive and sensitive to your needs you can feel free to call with any question, we'll answer honestly and to the best of our ability.
Sea Services is a "Greenopia Distinguished Business" providing eco-friendly services since 1996. See our listing in Greenopia's New York City Guide 2008.
Whether you have questions about burial at sea, scattering of remains or cremation options, Sea Services counselors are always just a phone call away. We want you to know what to expect, so with every family service we provide a Burial at Sea Kit, at no charge. This FREE kit includes our exclusive Messages of Love scattering urn or burial urn, along with other important information.
Sea Services incorporated in 1996 but has been serving the public since 1991, for more about our company view our About Sea Services page. Sea Services is a member of CANA, Cremation Association of North America since 1991.
Our pre-need planning insures your final resting place at sea while relieving your loved ones of financial and planning burdens in their time of need.
We are not a crematory or funeral home. We're not a Memorial "Society" or club. We never require you to join a club for our service. One $195 payment for unattended sea burial in New York, protects your loved ones from future inflation and provides all the materials to see that your wish is respected. $225.00 for all other ports, provides the same buyer protection against rising rates.
Our pre-planning package includes all burial at sea services. This leaves you the choice of funeral arrangements and crematory which can be made at your convenience.
Funeral Professionals please call 1-888-551-1277 or click here for more information.