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We are continuing to serve families during the COVID-19 crisis. Call (314) 241-8844 to learn more.
We are continuing to serve families during the COVID-19 crisis. Call (314) 241-8844 to learn more.

Cremation Authorization

  • Notice: This is a legal document, It contains important provisions concerning cremation. Cremation is irreversible and final. Read this document carefully before signing.

    Name of Crematory Establishment: St. Louis Cremation

    Name of Funeral Establishment: St. Louis Cremation

  • I hereby certify that I am the nearest degree of relationship to the deceased and that I have the legal right or am charged to authorize this cremation and the disposal of the cremated remains,. I understand that due to the nature of the cremation process, any personal possessions or valuable materials, such as dental gold or jewelry (as well as any body prosthesis or dental bridgework), that are left with the decedent and are not removed prior to cremation will be destroyed or if not destroyed, will be disposed of by St. Louis Cremation Service. I further agree that I will indemnify and hold harmless the Cremator and Funeral Director, their officers and employees from any liability, costs, expenses or claims resulting from this authorization. I request that following cremation, the funeral home make disposition of the cremated remains as follows: I specifically agree that if the said cremains are left in the custody of St. Louis Cremation for over thirty (30) days, St. Louis Cremation make whatever disposition of the cremains it deems appropriate.
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Responsibly Serving Local Families
During the COVID-19 Crisis

At St. Louis Cremation, we want you to know we are continuing to serve local families while steadfastly following state and local requirements to ensure everyone's health and safety.

Due to social distancing conditions and CDC restrictions on large in-person gatherings, some of our services are modified at this time; to learn about the options currently available to local families, contact us at (314) 241-8844.

As we continue to serve the community, safety remains our top priority. Along with the meticulous standards for hygiene we have always maintained, we are currently following additional cleaning protocols to ensure a safe environment for both families and staff.

We remain available 24/7 to help your family and answer any questions you have during this time. Don't hesitate to reach out and learn how we can help.