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Cremation.Green – Leander Funeral Services

Green Cremation Texas is now Cremation.Green
Cremation services from Green Cremation Texas save Leander families money while also helping to safeguard the local environment against unnecessary damage. As Leander grows, more people are making preservation a priority by making greener lifestyle and end-of-life choices. Contact our team today to find out what makes our cremation procedures more eco-friendly.
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Green Cremation Texas has earned 4.9 stars by actual customers on Google. We are also highly rated on Facebook and Yelp.

★★★★★ Marlaena and Green Cremation were thorough and professional on all levels. Marlaena took care of every detail and helped guide me through any of the steps I needed to do. Her communication was timely and complete to any question I had. I very much appreciate Marlaena's compassion during a very difficult time. I am very glad to have worked with her and Cremation.Green.m km k ★★★★☆ I would like to thank Marlaena for being so patience and helpful during this unexpected, frustrating moment. I will never forget how easy, and accommodating you were at the viewing.Thank you from the bottom of my heart.Monica HilleryMonica F.Monica F. ★★★★★ Green Cremation made the difficult process of arranging my sister’s cremation as seamless as possible. Marleana is truly exceptional. She explained everything well and kept us updated throughout. Marleana’s compassion, kindness, and patience during our time of loss made a difficult time a little easier. We will always be grateful for the respectful service provided by Green Cremation.Response from the ownerThank you Beth, it’s an honor to be trusted with something so important. We are always here if we can help you and your family. Beth W.Beth W. ★★★★★ Awesome support and help through a very difficult time. I am out I state and they made a very hard situation very seamless. I would highly recommendResponse from the ownerThank you for your review, we appreciate your trust and we are always here if we may ever be of value to you. Alicia M.Alicia M. ★★★★★ The staff was amazingly kind quick and efficient I had no troubles understanding the process and it put me at ease for the efficiency of this company I would highly recommend green cremation if you want something that's less stressful but yet thoughtful for your cremation choicesTom and J.Tom and J. ★★★☆☆ Marlena was very professional. However, I got asked if I wanted to see my loved one one last time I answered yes of course only to find out the cost was 1895.00 for 15 minutes. Hit me like a slap in the face. Im grieving and all they care about is money… But thats how it is. I only gave the 3 stars because Marlena was very professional like I said.Manuel F.Manuel F. ★★★★★ We've worked with these folks twice in the last 4 years, and they are considerate, clear, and skillful. Highly recommendedDavid C.David C. ★★★★★ During this traumatic time it's hard to think clearly. Thank you to Marlaena and her team for meeting all our needs! Thank you for your patience, expertise, and above all compassion! I lucked out and found this place online. I would never use anyone else. I highly recommend Green Cremation to meet your needs caring for your loved one!Response from the ownerMr. Jenkins, thank you for the great honor of serving your family during this difficult journey. We are always here if we may be of any value to you. Our sincere condolences to you and your family. Robert J.Robert J. ★★★★★ I wish I could give Marlaena and Green Cremation a million stars. She made a terrible life situation more easily navigable. From start to finish, the process was explained. The ability to conduct the bulk of the process online but always have her available to answer questions via text or on the phone was so comforting. The person who picked up our loved one was so gentle and loving with both the family members and our loved one. Unfortunately in my life I've had to use a number of funeral and cremation services. This by far was the best, easiest, and affordable as well. Green Cremation exceeded our family's expectations and honored our loved one. Thank you again for everything.Response from the ownerThank you so much for both your kind words and allowing us to be a part of your journey. You are always welcome to reach out if there is anything we can assist with. L R P.L R P. ★★★★★ Marlaena and Green Cremation made a terrible life situation easy to manage. The representative that took our loved one from the hospital to their facilities...L R.L R. ★★★★★ In a sad time The Green Cremations and Marlena took care of everything and was efficient,and professional as well as easy to approach with my questions and always was there and comforting.Response from the ownerThank you for your trust in the Green cremation Texas family to care for yours, we are always here to help if there is anything we can do to be of service. Sunny D.Sunny D. ★★★★★ We are so grateful for the kind and sensitive services we received when Green Cremation assisted us with the awful experience of losing our son. Marlena and her team are truly meant to be doing what they do. They guided us through this terrible time as beautifully as anyone could and we highly recommend them especially to those like us out of town.Response from the ownerMrs. Merchant, I appreciate your kindness. If there is ever anything we can do to help, we are only a call or text away. Holly M.Holly M. ★★★★★ Marlaena was absolutely fantastic. She went out of her way and pulled some strings to bring my momma home as fast as possible and I will never forget her kindness. After we initially decided I’d have to look elsewhere, somewhere closer, and after I’d already contacted other options- she reached out to me and made it happen faster (and cheaper!) than even the closest places. Absolutely phenomenal service. I will never forget her name. Thank you. Marlaena!Response from the ownerAshley, I want to express my deep gratitude to be a part of your journey. It's an honor to be able to be there for you and your Mother. We are always here for you if there's anything can do 💚 Ashley T.Ashley T. ★★★★★ Compassionate and affordable cremations, staff really cares about families. Marlaena Gonzalez did an amazing job.Jacob M.Jacob M. ★★★★★ Caring staff, any questions are always answered quickly and I appreciated being able to text the funeral director and do everything online. And the price was very affordable.Response from the ownerWe appreciate your feedback, if there is ever anything can do to assist you please feel free to reach out. Thank you, and my condolences. Google U.Google U. ★★★★★ Very professional and accommodating. Made my experience seamless. Collecting my Mothers ashes felt more personal rather than business transaction.Response from the ownerThank you for your kindness Mr. Acosta, we always strive to provide the highest quality of care however we can. We are here if there is ever anything can do to help. Agustin A.Agustin A. ★★★★★ Compassionate and affordable cremations, staff really cares about families. Marlaena Gonzalez did an amazing job.Jacob M.Jacob M. ★★★★★ Cremation Green was extremely easy to work with, thorough, and efficient. They were very accommodating on a special request as well.Everything was handled via the phone and web. I didn’t have a need for any face-to-face interactions until I picked-up my son’s ashes. Marlena was great to work with throughout the entire process.Response from the ownerThank you Mr. Hinkel, it is an honor to be trusted in such a difficult time. We are here for you if we may be of any service. Jim H.Jim H. ★★★★★ My experience with Green Cremation was excellent. Marlena answered the phone every time I called, and was always patient and helpful. Highest recommendation.Rose R.Rose R. ★★★★★ No one ever wants to use a funeral service twice in a 9 month period but that is exactly what I had to do. Green Cremation made the experience bearable from start to finish.Terry G.Terry G. ★★★★★ Very kind and compassionate. Also very affordable when there's no life insurance to help. Thank you so much for taking good care of my father 💞Response from the ownerThank you for your trust for your Father's arrangements. It's an honor to be there for you in this difficult time. We are always here for you if there's anything we can do. Sarah E.Sarah E. ★★★★★ I found GC to be efficient and thoughtful. Curbside delivery to boot!Thanks Marlaena. Highest recommendation!Response from the ownerThank you for your recommendation. We are always here if there is anything we can do to be of service to you and your family. mtprtr P.mtprtr P. ★★★★★ Marlaena went above and beyond to make a difficult time as easy as possible for my family. She was a wealth of knowledge, patient, and kind through the process and I am glad I chose Green Cremation.Response from the ownerThank you Sheena, your trust in Green Cremation Texas is highly appreciated. We always strive to provide an easy process in a difficult time. My condolences to you and your family. Sheena H.Sheena H. ★★★★★ Green Cremation Texas was very helpful and pleasant to work with from start to finish. I was present for the pickup of my loved one and conversed with the office multiple times throughout the process. I could not have asked for better care, assistance, and/or guidance during such a time as this. Thank you Green Cremation Texas!Response from the ownerMrs. Germany, I appreciate you taking the time to share about your experience with Green Cremation Texas. We are always here if we may offer any help or support. Laura G.Laura G. ★★★★★ During a very difficult time for my family and me. My experience with Green Cremation Texas, was very pleasurable. Ms. Marlaena Gonzales was comforting...Phay A.Phay A. ★★★★★ What's to say that hasn't already been said about this company. Not only did they have the very best rate for services rendered, but Marlaena was the most...Corey M.Corey M. ★★★★★ Green Cremation Texas took care of my mother’s cremation, and I would highly recommend their service. The person I was in contact with, Marleana Gonzales, explained all the details I needed in a calm and caring manner. She made a hard situation much easier to deal with.Gari R.Gari R. ★★★★★ As with all of the other reviews here, no one wants to be writing this review. We had a family member pass this month and the team at Green Cremation of...Sean Matthew L.Sean Matthew L. ★★★★★ Recently our family experienced a death and we contacted Green Cremation Texas, the Pflugerville branch. Eric was our point of contact. He was the consummate professional. Everything, including full costs, were disclosed on the front end. All arrangements were easy to make and they did exactly what they said they would do when they said they would do it. There was not a single burp anywhere in the process.Our family had a lot to deal with and it was great that the cremation, death certificate, obtaining the ashes, etc were all so easy to do via Greens. Eric did a superb job and I would highly recommend them to anyone who needs their services. Their pricing is quite reasonable and their service and caring attitude can't be beat.Response from the ownerDan, we could not have said it better ourselves! Thank you for the kind words and we sincerely appreciate you giving us the opportunity to love on and support your family during this time. Dan F.Dan F. ★★★★★ This is the place for you if you're looking for affordable cremation with top notch customer service. Eric Neuhaus at Green Cremation was incredibly...Cristina C.Cristina C. ★★★★★ After many attempts to locate an obit, I called Eric and he was so kind, caring, and compassionate to email the website I needed. I was doing this for my 85...Terry P.Terry P. ★★★★★ No one really wants to write a review for cremation, especially when they are dealing with the loss and passing of their mom/best friend. With that said...Mina M.Mina M. ★★★★★ We found Green Cremation onYelp and after some research decided to use them. Every part of the process went very well. When contacted they explained the...Mario B.Mario B. ★★★★★ Melissa was so patient and kind when my father died. He died in California and I had no idea who to work with that was reputable and could provide the...Kimberley M.Kimberley M. ★★★★★ My family and I have started planning ahead on our death care desires- we want to have a natural burial. Melissa has been such an educated guide and has answered each question so thoughtfully and thoroughly. We appreciate Green Cremation & Burial Texas!Response from the ownerThank you for entrusting us with your future care💚 Michele M.Michele M. ★★★★★ When my best friend died, we wanted to honor her with a natural burial. I am so thankful we found Melissa and were able to have a home vigil and green burial. This was the least stressful part of losing a loved one. Thank you, all, and pet your sweet Therapy Dog Kermit for me.Pinky R.Pinky R. ★★★★★ Melissa was very easy to work with, very helpful, and understanding of our wishes. She helped make Momma’s celebration of life the way Momma wanted it. THANKS!Response from the ownerThank you for the kind words! It was a pleasure working with you. Thank you for choosing us. HueRTaCuLTuRe C.HueRTaCuLTuRe C. ★★★★★ You never want to make this call but when you need to please call Melissa at Green Cremations. This was the most professional, compassionate and easy transaction. Everything from start to finish was handled with care. I truly couldn’t be more pleased. Will most likely prearrange for my husband and myself next.Response from the ownerThank you for your kind words, Tammy. When you are ready to chat preplanning, you know where to find us. Tammy D.Tammy D. ★★★★★ I keep trying to write this review and I’m at a loss for words. Death takes the life out of everything around it, not just your loved one, and feeling “brain dead” while trying to plan how to take care of mom for the last time, it just feels like too much! Melissa has been the most present, patient, and intuitive funeral director I’ve ever met in a way that was organic and full of warmth. She let me be as involved in the process as I wanted to be even taking as much time needed to explain all my questions about the logistics and paperwork. It never felt like I was separated by some door and secrecy. I recommend Green Cremation Texas because they weren’t just a funeral home, they became my tribe. For the first time in my experience with death, I didn’t just get a funeral home that helped facilitate closer, I was given an experience that planted the seeds of healing. Thank you.Response from the ownerThank you, Nani! We know that it is difficult to write a review of this kind. We really appreciate the fact that you did. We are certain that reviews like this will help others as well. Nani U.Nani U. ★★★★★ Green Cremation Texas helped us through a very difficult time. Specifically Melissa. She was there from start to finish throughout the whole process. Was very flexible with our timeline, and very thorough with the details and communicating with the funeral home. I couldn’t recommend these folks enough. She even checked in with us after the entire process was over and made sure everything went smoothly.We’re so glad we found Green Cremation Texas. I don’t know what we would have done otherwise. Thanks Melissa.Response from the ownerThank you for your kind comments, Jillian. Jillian M.Jillian M. ★★★★★ My daughter died VERY unexpectedly at 24 years old. So there i was trying to figure out what the heck just happened and the medical examiner wants to know if I've picked a funeral home yet. All i knew was that my daughter loved the environment so i started with Google and it led me to Melissa. I cannot stress enough how WONDERFUL this woman is. When i called her all my thoughts were a mess inside my head. I cried and rambled on about my daughter and about what i thought she would like and Melissa LISTENED to me. She then helped me with what i wanted to do for my daughter. She wasn't fazed at all when i wanted to change something, she just made it happen. Melissa always answered any questions i had either by texting me back or emailing me. I'm so glad i found Melissa and her services.Response from the ownerMelissa, it was an honor to care for your daughter and YOU. My deepest condolences 💚 Mel C.Mel C. ★★★★★ My daughter died VERY unexpectedly at 24 years old. So there i was trying to figure out what the heck just happened and the medical examiner wants to know...Mel C.Mel C. ★★★★★ Melissa helped our family when we were in need. A funeral home that my extended family had chosen was overcharging and my family didn’t have that kind of money. Melissa came in and walked us through each step, informing us of all details, and never once making us feel like we were bothering her. She treated us like we were her family. My family will be using her services from now on. Thank you, Melissa!!Response from the ownerThank you for entrusting us with caring for yours 💚 TriciaTricia ★★★★★ From the first phone call, the staff at Green Cremation Texas were so very wonderful. Melissa is the perfect balance of true care and professionalism. I...Sally N.Sally N. ★★★★★ Very impressed with Green Cremation! Melissa is fantastic-so kind and compassionate. She even personally delivered the ashes to our home when they were...Deb S.Deb S. ★★★★★ At a tough time in our lives Melissa was kind and professional and always patient with me. I was handed a list of cremation and funeral practices after...Lynn S.Lynn S. ★★★★★ Melissa is a consummate professional and helped immensely in our time ofneed. Melissa Unfred was translucent about her services, she is professional, and...Sean C.Sean C. ★★★★★ On May 19th, I had gotten a call from my sister in law telling me to fly immediately to Orlando (I am away for work). Halifax Health Hospice had let her...Panda T.Panda T.js_loader

Giving Families Green Cremation Options in Leander

Green Cremation Texas is proud to be an innovator in the funeral industry and a longtime proponent of giving families more options that are meaningful to them. We now offer not one but two forms of green direct cremation in Leander. Our unique services have made us the only carbon-neutral funeral home in the state of Texas.

Death Doesn't Have To Cost You Everything

Accessible Service. Transparent Pricing.   Big-Hearted Care.

Flame Cremation

The most environmentally friendly flame-based cremation possible.
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From $995

Water Cremation

The most environmentally friendly method of cremation available.
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From $1995

Natural Burial

Protecting the natural beauty of Texas while honoring your loved one.
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From $2585

Natural Organic Reduction

Accelerate the natural process to transform human remains into soil.
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From $6499

How Direct Cremation Costs in Leander Compare to Traditional Burial and Cremation

It’s getting more expensive to live in Leander by the day, but families can count on Green Cremation Texas to make end of life services affordable. It’s important for families to fully understand the cost of funeral services, which is why we have made our cremation prices in Leander and the cost of alternative services completely transparent.

Traditional Burial Funeral Costs in Leander

Traditional burial is going to be the most expensive option. On average families pay $7,850 for a viewing, funeral service and burial. However, that doesn’t include many of the major expenses like the cost of a burial plot, headstone and cemetery fees.

Average Cost of Cremation in Leander, TX

How much is cremation in Leander? The truth is traditional cremation that includes services at a funeral home is almost as expensive as burial. The average cremation cost in Leander is close to the national average, which is now $6,900.

Cost of Cremation Without Service in Leander

Direct cremation prices in Leander are much more reasonable. You can arrange direct cremation for less than $1,000. Even if you choose to go with eco-friendly water cremation the cost is just $1,995. It’s the simplest and most affordable way to handle disposition without having to forgo a viewing or memorial service.

Choosing low-cost cremation in Leander doesn’t mean you are skimping or sacrificing. It simply means you are choosing to forgo the expensive formalities of a funeral home. Green Cremation Texas works with families to arrange direct cremation services in Leander that can be performed after a viewing and funeral service at a location of your choice. Or you can choose to perform the cremation prior to holding a memorial. Either way you get cheap cremation in Leander that’s less stressful and less impactful on the local environment.

100% Digital Funeral Home

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We get it. No one wants to come to a funeral home.

We’ve been 100% digital since day one – our process is completely online. This is not a COVID trend that we stuck with. We utilize Email and Text Messages as well as phone to make it easier and more convenient for you.

Losing a loved one is difficult, working with a funeral home shouldn't be.

We Walk You Through the Green Cremation Process in Leander

The mission of our family-owned crematorium is to provide eco-friendly, affordable cremation services in Leander so that you have options. We also want to reduce the weight that’s on your shoulders.

We’ve simplified cremation for the betterment of the families we serve and the cities where they live. It’s clean, easy, respectful end of life services that aren’t overcomplicated. Direct cremation is affordable because it doesn’t include all of the expensive extras. But our Leander cremation services do come with the added value of being eco-friendly.

  • You can call, text or email to begin the process of making cremation arrangements.
  • We’ll contact the local coroner’s office to arrange for your loved one to be transported in a fuel efficient vehicle to our crematorium.
  • You don’t have to worry about the paperwork. We’ll handle everything for obtaining the death registration and death certificates.
  • Delivering the remains to the location of your choice or making them available for pick up at our facility.

Our cremation services are all-inclusive for a flat rate. You’ll know exactly what’s included and the cost of cremation services without any concern of hidden fees or upsales.

Flame Cremation

Flame Cremation in Leander

Families that prefer something more traditional without the harmful side effects can choose our clean flame cremation service. We’ve created a process that reduces energy use and waste at every stage. From using an electric hybrid vehicle for transport to reducing the output of air pollutants, our flame cremation is cleaner and greener than other cremation options in Leander.

Water Cremation

Water Cremation in Leander

If you want to use the greenest form of disposition that’s available water cremation is the best option. This type of cremation uses a water/alkali mixture that’s heated and pressurized instead of flames. In the end, 90% less energy is used, no fossil fuels are burned and no toxic airborne pollutants are released.

Natural Burial

Natural Burial for Leander Residents

Natural burial is an environmentally friendly alternative to traditional burial that supports the conservation of natural resources. This kind of burial gives families the opportunity to surround their loved ones with a natural beauty to honor their departing journey. It often involves burying the person in a biodegradable container or shroud, free from embalming fluids, and limits the use of metal and concrete, thus leaving only a minimal impact on the environment.

Natural Organic Reduction

Leander Natural Organic Reduction

Natural organic reduction is an innovative and environmentally friendly disposition. It is a process that breaks down organic material into nutrient-rich compost by using natural microorganisms present in the environment.

We plant trees in honor of every family that we work with.

We have partnered with Sustainable Harvest International to plant trees where they are most needed around the globe.

Sustainable Harvest International is an environmental nonprofit with over 25 years of experience partnering with smallholder farmers to adopt regenerative practices that nourish people and the planet.

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Based out of Austin, Texas, we have been proudly providing cremation services to communities across entire state of Texas since 2018.