Veterans Funeral Plans

At Hamel-Lydon Chapel and Cremation Services of Massachusetts, we believe in providing the best services and resources to our community. In this section, we have gathered information about our Veterans Funeral Plan, information for Massachusetts Veterans. As always, feel free to contact us by email or phone at 617.472.5888.

Funeral Plans Available for All Branches of the US Military

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Veterans Simple Cremation Plan

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“What a lovely surprise to receive the Presidential Certificate in honor of Don’s service. Thank you so much for all you have done to support our family”.
Barbara W. Gloucester, MA

$1,595 Cost Includes:

  • Professional services of Funeral Director & staff
  • Removal of your loved one from place of death
  • Securing all permits & documents
  • Sheltering of remains for mandatory 48 hours
  • All transportation fees
  • Medical Examiners fees
  • Crematory fee
  • Simple receptacle for cremated remains
  • Alternative container for cremation
  • Provide American Flag for Veterans
  • Arrange military honors for Veterans
  • Arrange for Interment at MA National Cemetery (If desired)
  • Applying for Presidential Memorial Certificate, signed by the current U.S. President

Veterans Funeral With Cremation Plan

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“Thank you so much for obtaining a flag and Presidential Certificate to honor my father’s service as an Air Force pilot during World War II. I have them displayed in my home and I know Daddy would have been proud to receive them. His military service meant a great deal to him.Thank you to the employees who came to our home. They were very kind and understanding. Their kindness was a ray of sunshine on a very sad day.”
Leslie L. Walpole, MA

$3995 Cost Includes All Of The Above Plus:

  • Casket specifically designed for cremation
  • Visitation held prior to start of service
  • Embalming and other care of body to allow open casket viewing
  • Service held at our chapel, your church or other facility
  • Memorial package (register book, acknowledgement cards and prayer cards)

Veterans Funeral and Burial Plan

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“I want to thank you for the Presidential Certificate you sent on behalf of my father, who was in the Air force in WWII.We appreciated receiving it and my sisters and I will cherish it. We appreciated your kind service in our time of trouble.”
Linda L. Brewster, MA

$4,495 Cost Includes All Of The Above Plus:

  • High-quality casket with choice of color
  • Funeral service conducted at your church, graveside, or our chapel
  • Visitation held prior to start of service
  • Funeral coach
  • All transportation within Massachusetts

Helpful Links For Veterans Funeral Info

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Massachusetts National Cemetery

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