Neptune Society of
Tacoma, WA

“We take care of families”

Losing a loved one is difficult. Remove a great burden by making arrangements ahead of time thus giving friends and family members space and time to grieve.

Learn more about pre planning a cremation by downloading our FREE Cremation Guide. Simply fill out the form to the right for immediate access.

Cremation Service in Tacoma, WA

Tacoma, WA Cremation Pre-Planning: What You Should Know

  • Cremation is Affordable
  • Prepaid Cremation Saves Money
  • Preplanning Gives You Control
  • Preplanning Provides Peace of Mind
  • Use the form on this page for a FREE cremation planning guide.

Cremation: Tacoma, WA

Tacoma WA Cremation Planning. Funeral planning is a responsible step in preparing for final needs. The experienced and professional staff at Neptune Society Tacoma is available to answer your questions about Tacoma cremation and help you develop a dignified cremation plan. A Tacoma direct cremation is a popular alternative to a traditional funeral and burial, and is offered at a far lower cost. Our compassionate staff will help you identify your wishes and outline them in a cremation plan to guide your loved ones. When looking for a discount cremation, Tacoma area residents find our prices competitive.

Prepaid Cremation Tacoma

Affordable Prepaid Cremation Tacoma. Once you and the Neptune Society Tacoma staff have finalized your cremation plan, consider pre-payment. Prepaid cremation allows you a cost savings by locking in today’s price for a future need. Prepaid cremation is a gift to your loved ones who will be able to focus on the memorial without worry of difficult decisions and payment.

The Neptune Society Tacoma is a proud and active member of the Tacoma community. We are dedicated to providing a professional service worthy of your trust. The Neptune Society Tacoma looks forward to assisting you with cremation planning and a prepaid cremation service. Tacoma trusts Neptune Society.

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Has a loved one passed away? Get assistance now.

Coordinating end-of-life services without a pre-arranged plan is overwhelming for many families. Our caring and experienced professionals in Tacoma walk you through every step of planning a Tacoma-area cremation to help you through this difficult time. We handle:

  • The death certificate and cremation permit
  • Creating a Tacoma cremation plan that meets your needs
  • Transporting your loved one to the cremation facility
  • Arranging post-cremation burial or scattering services

Fill out the form on the right to get in touch with a local cremation professional regarding a recent death in the family. Someone will be in touch with you shortly.

Next, gather information. Neptune Society, doctors, state agencies, and other officials will need the following information about the deceased in order to proceed:

  • Birth date and birthplace
  • Social Security number
  • Father's name and state of birth
  • Mother's maiden name and state of birth
  • Form DD-214 (if deceased was a veteran)
  • A copy of the driver's license

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Tacoma, WA Veteran Cremation

Our dedicated family service representatives in Tacoma are trained to answer your questions about veterans' cremations. Tacoma veterans may be eligible for the following benefits through the Department of Veteran's Affairs:

  • Special honors: American flag and Presidential Memorial Certificate
  • A credit to help pay for your Tacoma cremation service
  • Interment of cremated remains in a National Cemetery

We help you navigate your veteran’s benefits eligibility and cremation planning. Contact us below to learn more.

Request Veteran Cremation Information

Veteran Information:

Visit The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for questions/information on VA and benefits.

Tahoma National Cemetery
18600 SE 240th St.
Kent, WA 98042
(425) 413-9614

About Us

Neptune Society Tacoma, WA Office Photos


Driving Directions to Our Office:

From Interstate 5 Northbound:

Take exit #132/WA-16 West/Gig Harbor/Bremerton/South 38th Street toward Gig Harbor/Bremerton/WA-16/Tacoma Mall/South 38th Street West. Continue westbound until you reach South Pine Street stoplight and turn right. We are on the left side of the street.

From Interstate 5 Southbound:

Take exit #132A/South 38th Street/Tacoma Mall onto South 38th Street West/Tacoma Mall. Turn slightly right from the off ramp. Continue westbound until you reach South Pine Street stoplight and turn right. We are on the left side of the street.

From 167 Southbound:

Take WA-167 S toward Tacoma. Merge onto WA-18 West toward I-5 South/Federal Way. Merge onto I-5 Southbound toward Tacoma/Portland. Take exit #132A/South 38th Street/Tacoma Mall onto South 38th Street West/Tacoma Mall. Turn slightly right from the off ramp. Continue westbound until you reach South Pine Street stoplight and turn right. We are on the left side of the street.

From East Pierce County:

Take WA-410 West, and continue onto WA-167 South. Bear left onto WA-167 South toward Puyallup/Tacoma. Turn right onto River Road (WA-167). Take left ramp onto I-5 South toward Portland/Olympia. Take exit #132A/South 38th Street/Tacoma Mall onto South 38th Street West/Tacoma Mall. Turn slightly right from the off ramp. Continue westbound until you reach South Pine Street stoplight and turn right. We are on the left side of the street.

From East King County:

Take I-405 South, then continue onto WA-518 West. Take the I-5 South/Portland exit onto I-5 South. Take exit #132A/South 38th Street/Tacoma Mall onto South 38th Street West/Tacoma Mall. Turn slightly right from the off ramp. Continue westbound until you reach South Pine Street stoplight and turn right. We are on the left side of the street.

From the Tacoma Narrows Bridge:

Take WA-3 South to WA-16 East to cross Tacoma Narrows Bridge. After crossing the bridge, take right ramp 1-B and follow signs for South Union Avenue. Turn right onto South Union Avenue. Proceed to South 38th Street and turn left. Proceed on South 38th Street to stoplight at South Pine Street and turn left. We are on the left side of the street.

Our Office Proudly Serve the Following Areas and Counties:

  • Grays Harbor County
  • King County
  • Kitsap County
  • Lewis County
  • Mason County
  • Pierce County
  • Thurston County

Our Team

Trevor Baumgardner

Service Manager

Trevor Baumgardner is a Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in Washington and California. He graduated from the Cypress College Mortuary Science Program in 1993. Trevor has been in the Funeral Service profession since that time. He has served families in the Seattle/Tacoma area, San Francisco Bay area, and greater Los Angeles metropolitan area in many different roles. Trevor was promoted to the role of Service Manager of the Tacoma office in January 2016.



Shannon Barbrich

Funeral Director



Adam Horton

Funeral Director



In the Community

Neptune Society - Tacoma, WA - Donates Homemade Cookies and Teddy Bears to Local Hospices