Neptune Society Located 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 Service in Tacoma

At the Neptune Society of Tacoma, 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 Tacoma. For nearly 50 years, we’ve helped the families of Tacoma 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 Tacoma.

Affordable Cremation To Help Through A Difficult Time

The Neptune Society of Tacoma 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 Tacoma 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 Tacoma 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 Tacoma from Neptune Society.

Prepaid Cremation Services

Cremation preplanning in Tacoma 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 Tacoma

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 Tacoma residents. To learn more, contact us today or call (253) 444-4812.

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 Tacoma, 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 Tacoma.

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.

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

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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 Serves the Following Areas and Counties:

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

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


Our Team

Neptune Society Cremation Service Manager
John E. Van de Water

Service Manager


Neptune Society Funeral Director
Adam Horton

Funeral Director


Neptune Society Funeral Director
Michael Thulin

Funeral Director


Neptune Society Cremation Service Support Employee
Jamie Murillo

Service Support


Neptune Society Cremation Employee
Terrie Baretto

Prearrangement Manager


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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 Washington and to offer our families options to pre arrange with us. Washington 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.

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