Honoring Those Who Protect Our Freedom
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
We believe that it is our responsibility to honor the sacrifices and celebrate the achievements of our Veterans. That’s why O’Connor Mortuary offers the most comprehensive options to pay tribute to the life of a veteran.
Why more families trust O’Connor Mortuary with Veteran Services
We are known in our community as experts when it comes to planning military services. We offer various service plans and memorial products that include features and tributes to honor a veteran’s unique role.
We are pleased to be able to help you navigate and take advantage of the benefits that apply to your situation.
We will assist in completing all applications for benefits to which a veteran and their family are entitled to and eligible for, including:
- Securing an American flag
- Receiving military honors
- Obtaining a headstone/marker
- Receiving monetary burial benefits and transportation, if applicable
World War II Registry
Any service man or woman who helped win World War II, whether in battle or on the home front, is eligible for the Registry. To enter your name or the name of someone you wish to honor for their service to our country, you may register by visiting the NFDA registration page.
There are a lot of benefits available to Veterans and their families. We are pleased to be able to help you navigate and take advantage of the benefits that apply to your situation.
Riverside National Cemetery and Miramar National Cemetery are available for ground burial and placement of cremated remains. Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, located in San Diego County is now only available for the placement of cremated remains. Our staff will be available to assist your family with these options and decisions. We invite you to speak with one of our funeral arrangers anytime at (877) 872-2736 to answer any questions and explore all the Veteran options, at no obligation.