Cremation Services in San Diego

Opal offers affordable, direct cremation packages to families in the San Diego area. Cost starts at just $879 and includes all fees! Arrange everything online or over the phone.

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The Opal Promise to Families in San Diego

Opal Cremation of San Diego prides itself on its customized approach to funeral planning and cremation services. We work diligently to personalize services to all of the families and friends who entrust us to navigate the difficult time that immediately follows the loss of a loved one. After all, just as no person is like another, funeral arrangements shouldn’t be a one-size-fits-all formula.

Opal Cremation is always available to answer questions that might arise during the process of making cremation arrangements and also offers a sympathetic ear of comfort to those who are grieving. Whether it’s choosing keepsakes or planning a memorial celebration, Opal Cremation provides families and friends with all of the affordable pricing options available to them in a straightforward, compassionate manner.

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Honor Life Your Way

Our services give you the opportunity to celebrate the life of your loved one in your own way.

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We Handle the Arrangements

Our San Diego support staff will take care of all arrangements so that you don’t have to worry.

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Professional Support

Our deeply caring support staff will be with you every step of the way.

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Opal Cremation of San Diego is Here For You and Your Family

Death does not have a specific location, as loved ones can pass away anywhere at any time. Regardless of where your loved one passes, within two hours Opal Cremation’s transportation service can connect with any hospital, assisted living facility, or any other location and arrange for the body to be transported. We’re honored to take care of this so you can have one less thing to think about.

Once the body is transported, it will be kept at one of Opal Cremation’s licensed, climate-controlled holding facilities and preserve it until it’s time to move forward with cremation. After the body is safely at one of our Southern California facilities, Opal Cremation will secure the death certificate in addition to facilitating and receiving other necessary permits and paperwork. Plus, if a third party is involved in the cremation arrangements, we’re able to coordinate with other groups that might be involved in the plans.

The Cremation Process

When all of the permits and necessary materials are compiled and the parties involved are satisfied with the arrangements, Opal Cremation will then proceed with the cremation process. Family and friends are encouraged to learn how the process works so they know what to expect. For example, some families wish to have the body cremated as soon as it reaches the facility, while other parties might wish to wait until after viewings and funeral arrangements. It all depends on what families, friends, and the deceased want. Opal Cremation offers families and friends the option to be at the facility when the cremation takes place.