Serving many purposes, Funerals can provide finality to a grieving family, engage in a religious or spiritual sacrament, as well as celebrate a loved one's life. O'Donnell Cremations -Funerals - Celebrations' staff of certified funeral directors will coordinate the service with clergy and other officials to provide -- tailored to the requests of the family -- a traditional wake and funeral, celebration of life or memorial service as a dignified, meaningful celebration of the deceased's life.
When it comes to honoring veterans, no other funeral or cremation providers are more committed or more capable to fulfill you or your family’s wishes.
If you are a veteran, or are responsible for the arrangements of a veteran, you can count on O’Donnell Cremations – Funerals - Celebrations, the Massachusetts Veterans Funeral Experts, to design a tribute that will be thoughtful and above all, personal.
We are Proud to Honor Those Who Served – You served us….Now let us serve you!
We are committed to taking care of all the details involved in providing the veteran in your life with deeply meaningful and honoring ceremonies. We will:
** Please join us for our annual Veterans Day Breakfast or Veterans Bus Trip – honoring those who have served and their families **
Celebrating and honoring the life of a loved one is an emotional and personal experience. When choosing cremation, you have unlimited options available for honoring your loved one in a meaningful way. Our certified cremation experts will assist you through all of the cremation options and packages available.
Your loved one is in our care the entire time. We are one of the only North Shore Funeral Homes to have a state required sheltering facility. The crematory we use is local in Danvers, and the cremated remains are returned to the funeral home the same day. So you have peace of mind that everything is taken care of properly.
O'Donnell's Family of Funeral Directors will coordinate the purchasing of a wide range of funeral accessories, including caskets, vaults, urns, floral arrangements, and other items associated with the funeral process. We can help create unique, personalized keepsakes for family and friends to share as a lasting memory.
We offer the option to personalize the final vessel at no additional cost.
The O'Donnell Family of Funeral Directors can be assured to organize the deceased's obituaries the appropriate newspapers and other news outlets. An option provided is that of posting the obituaries online, with or without a guest book for loved ones to leave messages.
At O'Donnell Cremations - Funerals - Celebrations, we recognize that you probably won’t be familiar with publishing your loves one’s obituary. With years of experience, we will ensure that obituaries are published on all the proper forums, including newspapers and online. Our online obituaries also come with the option of a guest book for loved ones to leave messages.
Funeral services are as much about the people left behind as they are about the deceased. The survivors face overwhelming emotions at this difficult time, and O'Donnell Cremations - Funerals - Celebrations can be a trusted resource as the family attempts to recompose normal life. We provide a daily grief tips as well as local grief therapy groups and events at the funeral home and in the community to assuage your pain. We will be checking in on you from time to time to see if we can help in any manner. This is what separates is from others.
We are one of the only funeral homes locally to follow up via text message and provide digital grief help.
O’Donnell Funeral & Cremation Service honors the service of our veterans in special ways. We show our appreciation by assisting veterans’ families with obtaining all veterans’ benefits, Social Security benefits, and life insurance benefits.
Full military honors for those who retired from the military, were disabled as a result of military service or died while serving on active duty
We at O’Donnell Cremations - Funerals - Celebrations are here to ensure you receive the veteran benefits your loved one served and sacrificed to earn. We are here to assist you in explaining and obtaining the federal burial benefits you and your dependents are entitled to receive.
You are welcome to call us any time of the day, any day of the week, for immediate assistance. Or, visit our funeral home in person at your convenience.