Managing Grief During the Holidays

Dec 17, 2018, 11:04 AM

Learn some practical tips on navigating the holidays after a loss.


Cremation Urns and Keepsakes

Nov 19, 2018, 11:33 AM

Personal and creative options are available through Iowa Cremation.


Understanding Who Your Cremation Provider Is

Aug 1, 2018, 2:07 PM

When looking for cremation services, take time to research who you are working with.


New Statistical Report on Cremation Released

Jul 26, 2018, 11:00 AM

Cremation as a form of disposition has surpassed burial as the preferred choice.


Social Security Benefits

Jul 18, 2018, 2:36 PM

Learn more about the how to apply and the benefits available from Social Security.


Des Moines Hospite 2018

Jun 27, 2018, 8:54 AM

Learn more information about Hospite 2018, held on October 25th at the FFA Enrichment Center on the DMACC Campus.


Iowa Veterans Cemetery

Apr 20, 2018, 4:22 PM

The Iowa Veterans Cemetery is Iowa’s only state-owned and operated veterans cemetery in Iowa.


Next of Kin Authorization and Disposition Directive

Jan 31, 2018, 3:30 PM

Iowa Law specifically defines who has the legal authority to authorize cremation following a death. Find out more information about the laws in place and what options you have.


When Preplanning, Make Sure You Compare

Dec 13, 2017, 2:10 PM

Comparing your options when preplanning is important because not all providers offer the same services.


Coping with the Holidays

Nov 15, 2017, 8:00 AM

For many the holidays can be a difficult season if you have and/or are experiencing the death of a loved one. Our Human Relations Director, Dr. James Coyle offers some insight and tools to help cope during this time.


"Iowa Cremation gave me extraordinary support when my husband passed away. Everything was handled with compassion and respect, and for that I am forever grateful."

- Barbara B. from Clive, Iowa


"Iowa Cremation's service was incredible and I tell everyone they should preplan with their staff."

- Patti B. from Muscatine, Iowa


"The compassion and professional care extended to us by Iowa Cremation was very consoling and deeply appreciated by our family."

- Mary Ellen M. from Lansing, Iowa