Fort Lauderdale, FL 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 Service in Fort Lauderdale
At the Neptune Society of Fort Lauderdale, we understand how difficult the time of mourning the loss of a loved one is. We’re here to ease the burden of fulfilling this special person’s final wishes, through our cremation services in Fort Lauderdale. For nearly 50 years, we’ve helped the families of Fort Lauderdale put their loved ones to rest with dignity and compassion. We also assist those interested in planning future arrangements, with 3 convenient ways to contact us. The Neptune Society team are always available to help you find the most appropriate, affordable plan with our cremation service in Fort Lauderdale.
Affordable Cremation To Help Through A Difficult Time
The Neptune Society of Fort Lauderdale makes support for families who have lost a loved one a priority. Coping with the passing of someone close to you should not be a source of financial distress – and that’s why we offer the most reasonable Fort Lauderdale cremation service, making sure we work within your budget.
If you wish to purchase a prepaid cremation plan, a member of our experienced staff at Neptune Society of Fort Lauderdale will work with you to choose a plan you’re comfortable with. This gives you the ability to pay the current price and avoid higher cremation costs in the future.
Prepaying also prevents financial turmoil your loved ones may face at an already difficult time. Protect your family today, and ensure their peace of mind tomorrow, with prepaid cremation services in Fort Lauderdale from Neptune Society.
Prepaid Cremation Services
Cremation preplanning in Fort Lauderdale lifts the financial burden, and provides peace of mind for you and your family, in the event of an unexpected death. Choosing to preplan your cremation is a gift you give your family, allowing them to celebrate your life, rather than face confusing choices about your final wishes. Prepayment at today’s prices prevents your family from dealing with higher costs in the future. You won’t be leaving your loved ones to face financial hardship in an already difficult time.
Choose Neptune Society For Cremation Services In Fort Lauderdale
At Neptune Society, we’ll take you step by step through the process of either immediate need or preplanned services. Our goal is to make this time less stressful for Fort Lauderdale residents. To learn more, contact us today or call (954) 371-2185.
Immediate Need Cremation Services
Please accept our deepest sympathies for your loss. If there’s no prearranged plan put in place when a loved one passes, the whirlwind of details and information can become overwhelming. At Neptune Society of Fort Lauderdale, our experienced professionals will walk you through the process, and be there to answer any questions you may have.
Notify Us That The Death Has Occurred
Speak with a Funeral Director, or a designated Family Services Representative to learn more about carrying out your loved one’s wishes for cremation.
Gather The Necessary Information
Neptune Society, doctors, state agencies, and other officials require the following information in order to proceed with cremation:
- Date of birth 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
We’ll work your behalf to take care of the rest. Contact us today for assistance with immediate need cremation services in Fort Lauderdale.
Fort Lauderdale, FL Veteran Cremation
Our dedicated family service representatives in Fort Lauderdale are trained to answer your questions about veterans' cremations. Fort Lauderdale 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 Fort Lauderdale 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.
Visit The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for questions/information on VA and benefits.
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The Neptune Society Plantation, FL office is located at 100 NW 70th Avenue Suite 140 Plantation, FL 33317.
Our Office Proudly Serves the Following Areas and Counties:
- Indian River
- Miami Dade
- Palm Beach
- St. Lucie
*Distance restrictions may apply in some cases in some areas.
The following lists partnerships that have evolved over the years to allow Neptune Society to better serve our community:
- American Legion
- Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
Born in Atlanta, GA, Malory Sutton has been in funeral service since 2013. A licensed funeral director and embalmer in three states, she has always had a passion for helping people in their time of need, and takes pride in serving those who have suffered a loss. In addition to working with the Neptune Society, Malory is also a member of a federal disaster relief task force, and is periodically deployed around the country to continue serving those in times of crisis. She moved to the Fort Lauderdale area in September 2020, and enjoys spending her free time running, sewing, and relaxing with her wife and two dogs.
Jimmy Sasser joined Neptune Society in 2012. A graduate of Gupton-Jones College of funeral service, he has been a licensed funeral director for 20 years.
Kellie Hoodiman joined the Neptune family in 2012. She is a licensed funeral director with 44 years of funeral service experience. She adds that she is not really old enough to have been doing this for so many years, but that her interest was sparked as a teenager. She satisfied her curiosity by working after school and on weekends at a funeral home in a rural South Dakota town where she was born and raised. She fell in love with helping families, and serving the community, so in 1983, she ventured off to Florida for her Mortuary Science education. While in college she worked as student support staff at Fred Hunter’s Funeral Home in Hollywood, FL, and was with them for 16 years. She gained experience and took a strong interest in the growing number of families choosing cremation. In 1999 she was asked to join Boyd Panciera Family Funeral Care in Hollywood, where she was employed until Neptune approached her about joining our family. Kellie served six years as a board member of the Cremation Association of North America (CANA), and has been active in the community through her years in South Florida. She is married to her funeral director husband, Dave, and they have four children and seven grandchildren.
George Scott joined Neptune Society in 2005. A graduate of Miami-Dade College of Funeral Service, he has been a licensed funeral director and embalmer for 18 years. George is a member of the National Funeral Directors Association and also the Florida Mortician Association. He is also a member of The King David Masonic Lodge of Hollywood, FL. A big sports fan, George is a season ticket holder and lifelong fan of the Miami Dolphins, Miami Heat, and Florida Panthers.
Joanna J. Cadet began her journey in the funeral industry in the mid-2000s where she begin working as a receptionist at a local funeral home. Watching the directors assist families through difficult times with a passion inspired her to do the same, so she decided to change majors while in school, and applied for the Mortuary Science program at Miami-Dade College. Joanna earned her Associate of Science degree in funeral service education from Miami-Dade College in 2005 and then her Bachelors in Criminology in 2008. Joanna completed her Funeral Directing and Embalming internship at Grace Funeral Chapels, in Lauderhill, FL, then years later managed that same location. Joanna has been a licensed funeral director and embalmer since 2007. As a Miami native, Joanna is fluent in English and Creole, which is an asset to our team and the families we serve. Joanna is married with two kids and lives in Pembroke Pines. She enjoys going on trips, dancing, good food, watching movies, and spending quality time with her family.
Shaun has been with Neptune Society for almost 15 years and enjoys working closely with our staff to help families at their time of need. She is also involved in the Veteran’s Associate Resource Community to help Veterans with their wellness, leadership and advancement in the community. Shaun and her husband Martin enjoy gardening and especially traveling.
Maria Jose Rueda was born in Quito, Ecuador, and came to the US when she was 17. She loves spending time with her daughter, family, and friends. She enjoys helping families at their time of need.
Honi Thaler has been in the funeral industry for six-and-a-half years. She recently joined the Neptune Society family. Born and raised in Miami Beach, she started in the dental field and transitioned to teaching and received her degree in early childhood education. Honi is married with two sons who are very successful and make her proud.
Gary Thaler has been in the funeral industry for four years. He recently joined the Neptune Society. Originally from New York, Gary moved to Florida where he has made his home for over 40 years. He graduated from University of Miami. Gary is married with two children who graduated from Florida State, so he’s now a Seminoles fan. Gary says Neptune Society is a truly wonderful company to work for.
Pre-Arrangement Advisor/TLC Coordinator
Donna has been with Neptune since March 2014. She has worked as a liaison with funeral directors and family members since 2019, providing support and solace to families and eventually aiding them in making their own arrangements with us. Donna is a native Floridian, born in Hollywood, FL. She has been married to Greg for three years. She is very active with the Plantation Chamber and does a lot of outreach with the Pride Center in Wilton Manors. Her wealth of knowledge about Veterans benefits and other knowledge gained through her tenure at the Neptune Society helps her navigate most any scenario a customer may present. She loves her work and is rewarded daily by helping families make their pre-arrangement plans.
Online Direct Cremation Services
Our affordable plans have helped 100,000’s of Americans during one of life’s most challenging moments. We are proud to serve in Florida and to offer our families options to pre arrange with us. Florida residents can now make arrangements from the privacy of their home. Our simple 4 step process makes it easy to plan ahead. If at any point you have questions or would like to speak with one of our licensed funeral directors, just call our local office. We are here to help.
- Make arrangements on your schedule, at your convenience
- Affordable all-inclusive packages, no hidden fees
- 30 day money back guarantee
We have served families for over 40 years, we are here to serve future generations.