Welcome to Ithaca Cremation Service

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


Our goal is to provide families in, and around, Tompkins County an affordable cremation service alternative to care for their loved ones. Our friendly staff is licensed and experienced.; and will make it as stress free as possible for you. We look forward to the honor of serving your family.

*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 may proceed to make your arrangements online. Simply click MAKE ARRANGEMENTS ONLINE  at the top of the page to continue. You must complete the four listed documents and authorizations, and return them to Ithaca Cremation Service. To complete the funeral arrangements, your payment must be processed through the Cremation Planner.

For more information on Veteran Benefits, obtaining certified copies of the death certificate, and submitting an obituary to the newspaper, check our Resources tab

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



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!