Storke Funeral Home – Arlington Chapel is the only funeral home located on a military base in the country. The licensed funeral directors often hold services at the Arlington National Cemetery and are familiar with requirements and arrangements surrounding military honors or veteran services. Because they are so experienced in preparing funerals for fallen heroes, they exclusively serve military families. You can find the most respected, high-quality care for your loved one at Storke Funeral Home.
At Storke Funeral Home – Arlington Chapel, available options include traditional funeral and cremation services. The next of kin will be presented with the flag to be draped over the casket at the burial or to accompany the urn. The traditional playing of Taps can also be part of the ceremony. If you choose cremation, you can pair it with a memorial ceremony to include these military honors in your program. A life celebration is also an available program, being more casual and party-like.
You can expect to see special services offered in addition to traditional veteran services. For example, choose a horse-drawn hearse to lead the procession through the cemetery grounds or a dove release to mark the final goodbye. For those families that choose Storke Funeral Home, you can enjoy an annual Holiday remembrance illumination to help ease your grief through the holidays.
Storke Funeral Home – Arlington Chapel has been located on Fort Myer for 30 years, proudly serving the people of Bowling Green, King George, Colonial Beach, Ruther Glen, and Ladysmith. Pre-planning services are available for planning a funeral that may be years away. When you pre-plan, you can put your own wishes down on paper so that your loved ones are not left guessing after you pass away. You can also save them stress by pre-paying for your end-of-life services.
Find a variety of funeral products available for purchase at Storke Funeral Home – Arlington Chapel, including caskets, urns, memorials, and vaults. Visit the funeral home, conveniently located in close proximity to Arlington National Cemetery, at 1555 Southgate Rd Bldg 26, Arlington, VA 22214. Call today to get started on planning: (571) 730-7900.