The number one benefit is COST – According to AARP, the average (U.S.) cost of a traditional funeral is more than $7,000.
A simple, Direct Cremation and burial at sea can cost as little as $525.00, depending on the firm you choose do perform the cremation.
Ashes on the Sea charges only $195.00 for an unattended burial at sea. You can send the ashes to us, and we scatter them in a dignified manner. There are no hidden charges.
Not only is the cost difference a benefit, but Cremation and Burial at Sea is usually a simpler plan.
Another benefit is time. With cremation, you do not have to schedule the burial immediately since there is no body.