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Shinnston, WV - Low Cost Direct Cremation
Shinnston, WV 26431
If you are in need of planning an immediate need affordable, low cost direct cremation in Shinnston, WV because you have just experienced the loss of a family member or friend please accept our sincere condolences. Our experienced & knowledgeable staff is standing by to respond to your call, expedite transport of your loved one and answer your questions with compassion & sensitivity. We understand that what matters most when losing a loved one is guidance & understanding.
When a Death Occurs at Home: Under Hospice Care
When a loved one passes away at home in Shinnston, WV or surrounding area under the care of Hospice please notify Hospice first. Instruct the Hospice Caregiver to call Dorsey Funeral Home and Cremation so we may dispatch a vehicle and personnel to the home in order to bring the deceased into our care.
When a Death Occurs at Home: NOT Under Hospice Care
If a loved one passes away at home in Shinnston, WV or surrounding area and is not under the care of Hospice please call 911 to notify them of the death. When the emergency medical staff arrives they will determine the best course of action. If the deceased was under a physician's care they may release your loved one directly to us. If so, please instruct the EMT to call Dorsey Funeral Home and Cremation. Otherwise it may be determined to refer the death to the Medical Examiner. If that's the case then it is important to inform the Medical Examiner to release your loved one to Dorsey Funeral Home and Cremation at the appropriate time.