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Oldsmar, Florida 34677

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(Serving All of Florida)

VA Burial Benefits


VA Burial Benefitswith a Veterans & Family Memorial Care Funeral Home Provider

Holloway Funeral Home is proud to be a part of the Veterans & Family Memorial Care funeral home provider network, providing the best incare for those who served and those who love them.  Veterans & Family Memorial Care Providers and experts in arranging, directing and coordinating all of the details surrounding Veterans Administration (VA) Burial Benefits and any additional funeral home services needed after the death of a veteran or a veteran’s family member.   Funeral services, cremation arrangements, transportation, or military honors ARE NOT provided within the VA Burial Benefits. 

National Cemetery VABurial Benefits

Free burial for veterans is available at all VA national cemeteries to any deceased veteran of wartime or peacetime service (other than training) who was discharged under conditions other than dishonorable.  Eligible spouses and dependents may be eligible for a free burial if they predecease the veteran.  They will accept casket or cremation remains at all nine Florida National Cemeteries for approved VA burial benefits.  Our staff is very knowledgeable about making sure that everything that is needed and wanted is taken care of in a personalized manner according to your needs, wishes and budget.  The following are the locations for the Florida National Cemeteries.  

Barrancas National Cemetery in Pensacola

Bay Pines National Cemetery in St. Petersburg

Cape Canaveral National Cemetery in Mims

Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell

Florida National Cemetery in Jacksonville

Florida National Cemetery in Sarasota

South Florida National Cemetery in Lake Worth

South Florida National Cemetery in St. Augustine

South Florida National Cemetery in Tallahassee

 

Private Cemetery VA Burial Benefits

 There are VA burial benefits for veterans buried in a private cemetery of choice which may include a government headstone, marker or medallion, a Presidential Memorial Certificate and a burial flag, at no cost to the family.  Spouses and dependents buried in a private cemetery are not eligible for any benefits.  Some veterans also may be eligible for burial allowances. 

Pre-Need Determination of VA Burial Benefits Eligibility

For Veterans that would like to work with Holloway Funeralhome on a prepaid funeralplan, they can also determine their eligibility for interment in a NationalCemetery prior to needing it.  Veteranscan find out if they are eligible for memorialization or burial in a VAnational cemetery through the Pre-Need Determination of EligibilityProgram.  Once that eligibility isdetermined, they can plan their funeral with our help and assistance to ensureyour wishes will be carried out.  It alsorelieves family members of the financial burden and uncertainty of planning afuneral service. 

Call Holloway Funeral Home for More Information on VA Burial Benefits 

If you need more information on VA burial benefits, feelfree to contact Holloway Funeral Home. We have over 30 years’ experience planning and coordinating VA burial benefits. We will compassionately work with you and your family to make this difficult time as easy as possible.  We are located in Oldsmar but serve all of Florida including the surrounding area of Safety Harbor, Westchase, Tarpon Springs, Palm Harbor, Clearwater, Largo and Dunedin. Call us today for help planning a funeral for yourself, if you are a veteran, or fora family member that has served. 

 

My family and I cannot thank you all enough for the guidance, transport and help you provided us with on the loss of mom. You made all aspects so easy for us and we truly appreciate everyone at Holloway.
Thank you from the bottom of our hearts <3 <3

Kristine and Susan Gunn
05/23/2018
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