Frequently Asked Questions
Who is Michigan Cremation & Burial Services?
Michigan Cremation & Burial Services is owned and operated by
Jansen Family Funeral Home , a family owned funeral home licensed in the state of Michigan to provide funeral care and merchandise to the public. Through Michigan Cremation & Burial Services we provide the internet public affordable cremation & burial options.
What is the "Care-Free Cremation™" Process?
The Care-Free Cremation™ Process is an exclusive license to
It consists of highest standards when performing cremation services
to make sure all applicable laws are adhered too, providing family a
little piece of mind they deserve when dealing with the death of a
Do we have our own crematory ?
The state of Michigan prohibits a funeral home from owning & operating a cemetery or crematory. Thus, it also prohibits a cemetery or crematory from owning & operating a funeral home. Currently we believe this is a wonderful check and balance system, providing the families we serve accountability on both ends of the process.
Where is the crematory we use ?
The crematory we currently use is Sunset Hills Association in Flint Township
off Flushing Road. Sunset Hills Association maintains two cemeteries and a crematory with two cremation chambers. There is equipment is of the highest quality, and always properly maintained. There staff is competent in all areas of the cremation process.
Sunset Hills Association is open for inspection for any family we serve, and they also provide a family waiting area for those desiring to witness the cremation process and receive there cremains
the same day. Are other area providers also use crematories of
the highest standards.
Are multiple bodies cremated at one time ?
No, State law prohibits multiple bodies being cremated at once.
Thus, only 1 human remain is processed at a time in one cremation chamber.
Is the crematory you use a pet cremation provider too ?
No, State law prohibits a human cremation provider from commingling there services with animals. Thus, only human remains are cremated at Sunset Hills Association.
Does Michigan Cremation & Burial Services offer preplanning ?
Yes, Through Jansen Family Funeral Home we are licensed in the state of Michigan to provide pre-need services and a family may choose to prepay there services. All Pre-paid services are price guaranteed, thus no family is ever required to pay additional funds at the time of death for items covered on a contract.
Are there payment plans available for those
pre-pay on a budget ?
Yes, we are generally able to provide payment plans for those wanting to pre-plan and pre-pay for as little as $30.00 a month. ( Simple Cremation Package )
How does Michigan Cremation & Burial Services work ?
It is our goal to help families save on the growing costs of funeral care, while still providing quality care, options to personalize, and a compassionate staff to assist you in a time of loss.
We having providers available throughout the state offering the same
quality care you have read about here.
We own cemetery property in a private cemetery - can you help us ?
Yes, we are able to provide dignified service to all families desiring burial in any cemetery. We also have a suggested choice of outer burial containers often required by cemeteries. With a little information - we can set up all the details with your cemetery.
Does Michigan Cremation & Burial Services do presentations ?
Yes, we are honored to have the ability to speak to any crowd about our services. Please contact us for information and to schedule a presentation.
We don't have a church or hall in mind to use - Can you help us find a place ?
Yes, we will gather some information from you about where you wish to hold the services and find a church or hall meeting our needs and location - often at no additional charge.
We don't have a minister - Can you help us find one ?
Yes, we have the ability to locate a minister for services, usually within the same religious background of the family or deceased.