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.


Welcome to the NEW Iowa Cremation website!

Nov 14, 2017, 8:00 AM

IowaCremation.com has been completely redesigned and includes unique information and features to assist visitors when searching for information on simple, dignified, and affordable cremation in Iowa.


Hospite- A Respite for professional Hospice caregivers

Sep 21, 2017, 11:27 AM

Our Hospite FREE annual program for professional Hospice caregivers will be held on October 25, 2017 in Des Moines.


"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