The Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home decided to establish the Winnipesaukee River Crematorium in Northfield, NH on April 10, 1998. It is operated by the Beane family in addition to their funeral home.

We offer many different cremation service options to suite your family needs or personal preferences. Below are some of the combinations of services available to you.

A Full Service Cremation Service would include full preparation of the body for a public visitation hours in a crematable casket (ie. wood or other composite material, rental casket), public gathering prior to going to a church service or funeral home service, procession to church or cemetery for a service, church or cemetery service. This would include all the elements of a traditional funeral service.

Other possible combinations are available including:

  • Cremation with Public Visitation with or without body and or urn present, followed by a funeral home or church service and committal at the graveside.
  • Cremation with Private Visitation with or without body and or urn present, followed by a funeral home or church service and committal at the graveside.
  • Cremation with Private Visitation with or without body and or urn present, followed by a same day funeral home service. Cremation with Memorial Service where the cremation takes place and then there is a service in our Funeral Home or your Church with or with out the cremains being present.
  • Simple and Dignified Direct Cremation

We can accommodate most combinations of services.

For a free Cremation Brochure, fill out the following information and we will mail you one promptly.

For information or questions please call us at 603-524-4300, or E-mail Us Here

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