We understand that you have many choices of funeral
homes to care for you, your family, and friends, so we are grateful that
you are considering selecting Olson’s to assist you in honoring your
loved one. We have created “Northern Illinois Cremations” as a tool to
assist our client families who who are receiving Public Aid Assistance
from the State of Illinois. As a fifth generation family-owned funeral home, we
respectfully treat our client families like our own. For 125 years, our
family has believed that the most valuable thing we own is our good
reputation. We are honored to be one of the preferred funeral homes in
the region as a result of the support we have received from families
This site enables the user to complete the cremation
arrangement process online after the death of a loved one has occurred.
By completing the steps on this website, you will be entitled to
substantial discounts from our normal charges. Payment by credit card will
be required as the final step. Other than Illinois Department of Human
Services (Public Aid) family reimbursement by the State, no other offers
or discounts can be applied and no obituary information will be
submitted to any newspapers. More information can be found here:Illinois
Department of Human Services Funeral and Burial Benefits
. Because of current discounts available,
this website is not eligible to prepaid client families.
To Begin This Process:
Please contact the funeral home at 815-963-6521. We will
need the decedents name, date of birth, social security number and IDHS
case number. You will be given
an access code to continue the process. Please note that there is a
degree of set up required. Therefore if the death occurs during a time
other than between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm Monday through Friday you may
not be granted access to this site immediately. However, we can be
contacted to transfer your loved one into our care immediately as
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