Q. WHAT ABOUT BURIAL IN THE NATIONAL CEMETERY?
A. We recommend and encourage veterans to consider burial in the Rock Island National Cemetery. All veterans and their spouses are entitled to a double grave, a double marker, outer burial containers, opening and closing, and perpetual care – all at no charge. Trimble Funeral Home is the closest funeral home to the National Cemetery and we work closely with them. Click here for important information.
Q. ARE BURIAL COSTS INCLUDED IN THE PLAN?
A. There are no burial costs at the Rock Island National Cemetery. The area has many other fine religious, municipal, and private cemeteries. Because cemetery costs vary, those charges are not included in the plan. We work closely with all local cemeteries.
Q. WHAT IF DEATH IS AFTER HOURS OR ON A WEEKEND OR HOLIDAY?
A. We are available to respond to a death 24 hours a day, 7 days per week, 365 days every year. Just call 309-764-VETS. Because the National Cemetery is closed on week-ends, services and arrangement appointments are available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Q. WHAT IF DEATH ACCURS AWAY FROM THE QUAD CITIES?
A. Our complete price includes transportation within 60 miles of the Quad Cities, which includes the VA Hospital in Iowa City. We can provide our services elsewhere, but additional costs may be involved.
Q. DO YOU OFFER CREMATION OPTIONS?
A. Yes, Trimble Funeral Home & Crematory is the exclusive local provider of “Worry-Free Cremation Care™. We offer many options for ‘Simple Cremation’, or for cremation before or following services. Call us for more information.
Q. HOW DO WE PAY FOR YOUR SERVICES?
A. We accept all major credit cards, personal checks, and verifiable insurance assignments. We also accept transfer of prepaid arrangements made at other funeral homes, and will refund the difference in cost to you.
Q. CAN WE PREPAY FOR THE SERVICES?
A. We offer several options for prepaying funeral expenses, all of which freeze the cost at today’s prices.
Q. WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
A. Quad City Veterans Funeral Plan is available to all veterans and their spouses.
Q. WHO PROVIDES THE SERVICES?
A. Trimble Funeral Home & Crematory is the exclusive provider of The Veterans Funeral Plan in the Quad Cities. With over 140 years of funeral service to the greater Iowa-Illinois Quad City area, Trimble’s is the choice of an ever increasing number of families.
Q. WHY ARE YOUR PRICES SO MUCH LOWER THAN THOSE OF OTHER FUNERAL HOMES?
A. As experienced funeral directors, we know that many families find value in the traditional funeral services offered by Trimble Funeral Home and the other fine funeral homes in the area. However, we also believe that, given a choice, some families prefer to have simpler, more affordable services, which we can provide by controlling our overhead and limiting our offerings. The Veterans Funeral Plan is designed to offer a simple yet dignified option to Quad Cities veterans and their families.
Q. HOW DOES THE VETERANS FUNERAL PLAN WORK?
A. It’s simple. We provide a complete funeral in your church or at graveside or other location, your choice of one of the Batesville caskets pictured, embalming, visitation period, hearse, guestbook and memorial folders. Everything you need for one low price, from $4995.00
VETERANS FUNERAL CARE
OF THE QUAD CITIES
A TRIMBLE POINTE COMPANY
701 12th Street, Moline, Illinois 61265