Essential Cremation Option  

Many people opt for cremation for it's affordability, simplicity and environmental concerns. 

Our Essential Option provides a full-service cremation without a funeral, memorial or service. However, you have the option to add a memorial or service along with other service offerings for additional costs if you choose.

With our Essential Services Option, you can expect Avalon Cremation Care's compassionate service will be available to you at your time of need, 24 hours everyday.

If you need cremation arrangements for a family member who has already passed, we can help you online or by calling us. 



Our Essential Cremation Option includes:

  • Professional Services of licensed cremation specialist & staff

  • Transportation of deceased into our care and to crematory (phone payment required for nursing home, hospice and/or residential deaths)

  • Transportation to crematory​

  • Obtain Medical Examiner or Coroner's permit to cremate

  • Three (3) Certified Death Certificates

  • Cremated remains of deceased returned locally (Cook & DuPage Counties) to family 5-7 days (excluding weekends) after doctor's, medical examiner's and/or coroner's certification of death certificate and completion of all authorization forms by responsible party

  • Choice of three (3) urns (Click to view)

To choose the Essential Option, Please follow these steps: 

The "Vital" form is all the information required in order to complete and file a death certificate.

Although our Essential Option is a full-service cremation option, you can choose to add additional services to your order such as:


At the time of passing, please call us to let us know and we will carry out your prepared arrangements.