Why Choose...

We make cremation simple, and economical.

At Buckeye Cremation there are many affordable choices in cremation services. As the recognized affordable cremation service for families in Columbus, Ohio and surrounding areas, we promise our neighbors the most caring attention to your cremation needs. We are the cremation society backed by Columbus’s most preferred cremation provider.

Thank you for putting your trust in Buckeye Cremation Society.

Please be aware that additional steps are required before these arrangements can be completed.

IF A DEATH HAS OCCURRED.YOU MUST CALL (614) 429-5699. Please be aware that each situation is different…
If someone has died at home and they are NOT in the care of a hospice: You must contact local police/fire department (dial 911). They will give you additional instructions after they arrive. It is possible that they may involve the County Coroner or that your loved one may be taken to a hospital or other facility. If you are asked about which funeral or cremation service provider to call, please give them our telephone number: (614) 429-5699.

If someone has died at home and they ARE in the care of a hospice: Please contact someone from the hospice. A nurse or other hospice representative will come to the home. They will know what steps to take. If you are asked about which funeral or cremation service provider to call, please give them our telephone number: (614) 429-5699.

If someone has died at a hospital, nursing home or other care facility: The staff of the care facility will know what needs to be done. If you are asked about which funeral or cremation service provider to call, please give them our telephone number: (614) 429-5699.

If someone has died and they have been take to the “Coroner’s Office” or “the Morgue”: In most cases, we will need to meet to get county-specific paperwork signed before the Coroner will allow your loved one to be transferred into our care. Please call us at (614) 429-5699.

During the initial call to (614) 429-5699, a member of our team will gather information so that we can send our staff to transfer the deceased person into our care. After that, a member of our team will contact you between 9am and 5pm to finalize the arrangements that you’ve started and answer any questions that you may have.

IF THIS IS FOR A FUTURE NEED.

A member of our staff will contact you between 9am and 5pm on a business day to finalize the arrangements that you’ve started and answer any questions that you may have. In most cases, you will need to sign documents that allow an insurance company or a trust to hold the money from this transaction until our services are needed. This is done for your protection. If these documents are not signed within 30 days, we are legally required to refund your money (and void this transaction).

If you or your family have questions regarding this transaction or other details of our services, please email us at staff@buckeyecremations.com.

I understand I need to first call (614) 429-5699