Welcome to Ithaca Cremation Service

If death has just occurred please call 607-274-7544


Our goal is to provide families within Tompkins County an affordable option to care for their loved ones. Our friendly staff is licensed and experienced. We strive to make everything clear and understandable. That's why you won't find any hidden costs, and everything is explained in writing. We make it as stress free as possible for you during an already difficult time. We look forward to the honor of serving your family.

Please feel free to browse our pages to learn more about pre-planning a funeral and grief support, as well as cremation services that we have to offer.  If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us at anytime. We are available by phone or e-mail.  We are always here to help.

*Ithaca Cremation Service has been set up in a way that you are able to make complete funeral arrangements from the comfort of your own home. Authorizations, paperwork, and payments are done online and via email. Please make sure you have this capability before moving forward.

If death has occurred, and the funeral staff have been notified, you can proceed to make your cremation arrangements online. Simply click MAKE ARRANGEMENTS ONLINE  at the top of the page to continue. You must complete the listed documents and authorizations and return them to Ithaca Cremation Service. To complete funeral arrangements, your payment must be processed through the Cremation Planner.  Follow the necessary steps under GET STARTED, and be sure to print out, and complete, the listed documents. 

*Please be advised that the cremation process takes a minimum of one week*

NOTE: If your loved one passed away outside of Tompkins County, and you wish to utilize our services, there will be an additional charge of $200 for the removal


We understand that it is not always possible to attend a service or visitation in person, so we encourage you to use our beautifully designed interactive online tributes to pay your respects. Leave a condolence, share a memory, post a photo, light a candle and more!