Vancouver BC ash scattering memorials at sea

Harmony and peace of mind for your loved ones. Say farewell in the peaceful natural settings of Vancouver BC Silver Falls aboard a classic private 43ft yacht.

Scattering ashes at sea in vancouver bc

Vancouver BC ash scattering memorials at sea

Harmony and peace of mind for your loved ones. Say farewell in the peaceful natural settings of Vancouver BC Silver Falls aboard a classic private 43ft yacht.

Our Commitment.

We understand how losing a loved one is a delicate situation that needs to be served in a professional and respectful manner with consideration to the family. We believe our yacht provides a very warm and inviting atmosphere. It’s rich interior mahogany finish always leaves our passengers mentioning to us how “homey” it is. Our staff are fully trained for burial at seas and know how to serve the passengers in a professional and hospitable manner, all while respecting their privacy.

 

Funeral Service options

We work with several Funeral home in Vancouver, British Columbia to provide professional funeral services for your cherished family member. While we do have recommended destinations for the ceremony, flexibility is always an option. Leaving you and your loved ones to customize any part of the cruise.

Attended services

Family and close friends get together for a ceremonial onboard the yacht. When cruising to the ceremonial destination, family and friends can express their experiences and memorable story they had with the departed. The Ceremonial can include release of doves, flowers, firework, and more. Catering options are also an optional add on.

Unattended services

In a situation where the family is unable to attend (illness, great distance, etc), the Captain of the ship will take your loved one’s ashes along the voyage and perform a distinguished scattering on your behalf. We will welcome any requests you may have, such a particular prayer to say, a poem to recite,or music to play. Following the Funeral service,You will received a video of the ceremony, GPS location, and an ornament of the ship.

Ash Scattering at sea in Vancouver BC FAQ's

Our recommended location for scattering ashes at sea is Indian Arm BC at Silver falls. While it is still part of the pacific ocean, it is a sheltered location protected from ruff waters and surrounded by steap mountains in a natural setting of North Vancouver. The Sunshine Coast is also an other possible funeral option. 

At Honu Boat Charters chartering a yacht for a funeral service is charged  by an hourly rate of $399/hour. Memorials at sea can last anywhere from 3 hours to a full day (8 hours)