Neptune Society Located in Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara, CA 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 Santa Barbara

At the Neptune Society of Santa Barbara, we know the loss of someone you love is difficult. We’re here to help make carrying out your loved one’s final wishes less stressful. We’ve served the communities of Santa Barbara for nearly half a century by offering affordable options that allow them to say goodbye to their loved ones with dignity. In addition, we will assist you planning for the future, with three convenient ways to contact us. Our professional staff are always available to assist you in find the plan that feels right for you with our cremation service in Santa Barbara.

Affordable Cremation To Help Through A Difficult Time

The Neptune Society of Santa Barbara is dedicated to helping families who are mourning the loss of a loved one. We believe that in this emotionally stressful time, you shouldn’t also contend with financial turmoil. To ease the burden, we offer the most affordable Santa Barbara cremation service, working to fit your budget.
Neptune Society also offers prepaid cremation in Santa Barbara. With our prepaid services, one of our experienced staff members will work with you to choose a cremation plan. This allows you to lock in the current price, and avoid increased cremation costs in the future.
Prepaying also eliminates the financial stress that can be part of dealing with a loved one’s passing. Protect yourself and your loved ones today while providing them peace of mind in the future with prepaid cremation services from Neptune Society in Santa Barbara.

Prepaid Cremation Services

Cremation preplanning in Santa Barbara provides peace of mind for you and your family, and removes the financial burden if someone close to you passes away unexpectedly. In choosing to preplan, you give your family a special gift: time to mourn without the worry of making difficult decisions regarding your final wishes. As the costs of cremation and funeral services rise with inflation, you won’t be leaving your loved ones to face financial stress when you choose prepaid cremation services from Neptune Society of Santa Barbara.

Choose Neptune Society For Cremation Services In Santa Barbara

At Neptune Society, we’ll guide you step by step through the process of immediate need or preplanned services. We’re here to ease this difficult time for residents of Santa Barbara. To learn more, contact us today or call (805) 639-8194.

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 Santa Barbara, 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 Santa Barbara.

Santa Barbara, CA Veteran Cremation

Our dedicated family service representatives in Santa Barbara are trained to answer your questions about veterans' cremations. Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara 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.

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About Us

Driving Directions

From the South:

  • Take the 101 freeway north to the State St./Highway 154 exit.
  • Turn left onto State St.
  • Go through 2 lights and make a U-turn at the Dutch Garden restaurant.
  • Enter the parking lot of the beige building with brown awnings and drive to the south side of the building.
  • Park in front of our entrance.

From the North:

  • Take the 101 freeway south to the State St./Highway 154 exit.
  • Turn right onto State St. and make a U-turn at the Dutch Garden restaurant.
  • Enter the parking lot of the beige building with brown awnings and drive to the south side of the building.
  • Park in front of our entrance.

Our Office Proudly Serves the Following Areas and Counties:

  • San Luis Obispo County
  • Santa Barbara County
  • Western Ventura County

*Distance restrictions may apply in some cases in some areas.


Our Team

Neptune society's Charles Martin
Charles Martin

Funeral Director (FDR #2276)

Charles Martin is a licensed funeral director and embalmer with over 20 years of experience in all areas of funeral and cremation services. He is married with two daughters and loves church, music, traveling, the outdoors, and fishing.


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John Tays

John Tays is a cremation arranger with over 15 years of experience in all areas of funeral and cremation services.He is married with two children and 8 grandchildren. He loves church and camping.


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Darrell Collard

Darrell Collard began his career in this industry arranging pre-need funeral insurance in 2005. Since that time he has moved around the industry and has worked in full service mortuaries. His experience includes pre-need services, selling cemetery property, and meeting with families as a funeral and cremation arranger. He is married with two adult children and 2 grandchildren. His extracurricular activities include singing with the Santa Barbara Choral Society and the local Barber Shop group. On Sundays you’ll find he and his wife in church in their local community. He also plays the accordion.


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