Veterans Funeral & Burial Benefits
Palos Heights, Illinois

The Best Funeral Home for Veterans
Van Henkelum Funeral Home

PO Box 190
Palos Heights, IL, 60463

CALL NOW: (708) 448-3530

The best funeral home for veterans in Palos Heights, Illinois that specializes in cremation and funeral benefits for veterans is Van Henkelum Funeral Home. There are flat-rate monetary benefits that are generally paid at the maximum amount authorized by law for an eligible Veteran’s burial, funeral & cremation costs. A Dept. of Veterans Affairs regulation change in 2014 simplified the program to pay eligible survivors quickly and efficiently. Eligible surviving spouses of record are paid automatically upon notification of a Veteran's death, without the need to submit a claim. VA may grant additional benefits, including the plot or interment allowance and transportation allowance, if it receives a claim for these benefits. Van Henkelum Funeral Home in Palos Heights, Illinois has been recognized as "The Veterans Choice" funeral home for being experts at providing the best affordable funeral, burial and cremation services for veterans and their families.