The VCS Direct
Cremation Package includes:

Our Cremation Package

  • Online arrangements at
  • Transfer of your loved one from place of death into our care. (Within 50 miles of Fredericksburg, along the 1-95 Corridor)
  • Complementary online obituary on VCS's site with links to share on social media platforms
  • Required forms completed and filed including:
    1. Authorization to Cremate
    2. Death Certificate
    3. Certification of Cremation from Virginia Medical Examiner
  • Required outer cremation container ($100 Value)
  • Supervision of VCS Direct Cremation by certified VCS Cremation Technician
  • Cremated remains returned to next of kin in a temporary container or urn purchased by family
    (May be mailed for a fee, or picked up in Fredericksburg)

    Total price of $1095.00 

  • VCS Options: Upgrade your VCS Direct Cremation by adding a decorative urn, witnessing of the cremation, mailing of the urn to the family, or special cremation jewelry.

  • For Veterans: VCS provides free shipping of cremated remains to a National Cemetery of your choice and presents you with a VA certified American flag. After you create a log in and sign up for our service, you may upload the DD-214 to the system and submit it to a cremation specialist. 

    For more information, see our Veterans Benefit page.