Veterans’ Services

We are proud to offer Veterans’ services here at Green Hills. America’s current and former servicemen and women are the greatest embodiment of American ideals. These brave men and women have proven their devotion to their fellow citizens and our nation. At Green Hills, we believe we all owe veterans a debt of gratitude and respect. One of the best ways we demonstrate that gratitude is to respectfully and lovingly care for veterans and their families during one of life’s most difficult times.

Green Hills Honors Veterans and Their Families

Why Families Trust Us to Care for Their Veterans

Green Hills is known for compassionate, caring, professional service, and we have years of experience planning military services. Whether your family chooses cremation or burial, our team will take care of each detail to deliver a beautiful memorial that honors your loved one.

We’re Proud to Honor Those Who Served

Our professional staff is proud to care for veterans and their families. Regardless of what your preferences are, our team will work with you to create a meaningful, patriotic, and respectful ceremony for the veteran in your life.

Here are a few of the veterans’ services provided by Green Hills:

  • Completion of applications for all veterans’ benefits, including Military Honors, Presidential Memorial Certificate, and veteran memorial marker or headstone.
  • Confirmation and coordination of existing paid pre-plan funding benefits, which may cover any expenses judged ineligible by the Veterans Administration.
  • Coordinating necessary documentation provided by the family to request honors.
  • Coordinating with national or state veterans’ cemeteries.

As the family of the veteran, you’ll receive:

  • The professional services of our Funeral Director and support staff.
  • Transfer for the deceased and professional, respectful after-death care.
  • Cremation services.
  • Use of our mortuary facilities and staff for a meaningful visitation or gathering.
  • A funeral or memorial ceremony of your choosing.
  • Use of automotive equipment.
  • A beautiful, interactive memorial website for friends and family members to visit.
  • Additional personalization options including specialized engraving, a moving tribute video, and more.

To learn more about our veterans’ services, schedule your 15-minute consultation now.

Who Is Eligible?

Veterans must have been honorably discharged to be eligible for our veterans’ services. Servicemen and women who may apply for, and receive veterans’ burial benefits — with full military honors — include the following:

  • Military members on active duty or in the Selected Reserve.
  • Former military members who served on active duty and departed under conditions that were not considered “dishonorable.”
  • Former military members who completed at least one term of enlistment or period of initial obligated service in the Selected Reserve and departed under conditions not considered dishonorable.
  • Former military members discharged from the Selected Reserve due to a disability incurred or aggravated in the line of duty.

If you have any questions about your eligibility, or that of a family member, call us at (310) 340-6510, contact the staff of one of our locations, or send us an email using our contact form.