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Convenient and Low Cost Cremations in Scott County IA


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Trimble Funeral Home & Crematory Iowa is a select service provider of SimpleCremationOnline.com, and we will oversee every step of your arrangements. It’s easy to get started. Just click the link below to answer a few short questions, and you’ll receive an instant cost estimate. You confirm your choices and then decide to pay now or later. It’s that simple.



We are also available to help you make special tribute or memorial arrangements and would welcome the opportunity to speak with you at any time. Please call us at (309) 764-1144.

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Cremation Service Davenport, Bettendorf, and LeClaire, IA

Trimble Funeral Home & Crematory is a family-owned business that has served the Moline, Illinois, and Scott County, Iowa regions for 141 continuous years. The founder, Edwin B. Knox, began the business in March of 1874. In 1908, Edwin’s son, Luther, joined his father in the business and they relocated the business to Fifth Avenue in Moline. In 1923, they purchased the former Barber residence and converted it into a funeral home. It was one of the earliest examples of the ‘funeral home’ concept in their area.


After the death of Edwin in 1928, Luther eventually sold the funeral home to Dorothy and Riley Trimble in 1945. Their son, Eric R. Trimble, current president and Funeral Director, joined his parents in the business upon graduation from Cornell College and the University Of Minnesota Department of Mortuary Science.


Today, they offer many services to their local community. In 2015, they received the Innovation Award from the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce, for their ‘display of creativity and innovation.’ As a business, they helped develop the reputation of the Iowa-Illinois Quad Cities’ area as a wonderful, family-oriented, creative place to live. They can provide you with family services you need when honoring life, as well as provide resources for grief support.


Direct cremation is only one of the many funeral-related services offered by Trimble Funeral Home & Crematory. This environmentally friendly option is becoming preferred over cremation or traditional funeral services for several reasons. Because there is no land disturbed for a burial, this is considered to be an eco-friendly option. With direct cremation, the remains are not embalmed prior to cremation, thus there is no viewing beforehand. As there is no expense for a casket or professional hair and makeup preparation, the cremation costs can be greatly reduced. After direct cremation, you can still have a memorial service, with the ashes present, to honor your loved one.

Davenport Cremations

Looking for funeral and cremation services near you? Trimble Funeral Home & Crematory has been providing cremation services to families in Davenport Iowa for many years. Located on the banks of the Mississippi River, the only portion incidentally where the ole Miss runs east to west, this is a bustling city with a population of just under 100,000. It has a tremendous reputation for arts, entertainment, outdoor recreation, and music.


There are numerous city parks where you can stroll through botanical gardens and visit aquatic centers, as well as play soccer and go horseback riding. During the summer, the City of Davenport is host to music festivals of all genres: jazz, reggae, classic, country, blues, and rock and roll. In the winter months, you can be awestruck by the giant Macy’s-like parade at the end of November, or go ice-skating in the Vander Veer Park Lagoon.

Cremations in Bettendorf

Bettendorf, Iowa, located in Scott County, is a charming Midwestern small city of approximately 34,000 people. This family-oriented city is the fifteenth largest in the state, and the fourth largest of the Quad Cities. Their educational system is one of the best in the state, encompassed in part by the Pleasant Valley School District.


Here in Bettendorf you can find the original modern-day riverboat casinos and a family museum with children’s concerts, storytellers, and science demonstrations. Visit Wallace’s Garden Center for terrific shopping and tips on how to turn your garden into a butterfly garden! Chocolate Manor offers tours of their shop where they create artisan, handcrafted chocolates.

LeClaire Cremation Provider

LeClaire, Iowa was voted as the "Best Place to Take an Out-of-Town Guest" in the Quad City Times’ Readers’ Choice Awards four years in a row. It is located right along the 'Ole Miss River and has great sites to take in as a family from the Freedom Rock in Scott County to the Twilight Boat cruises on the river.


Also located within Scott County are the communities of Blue Grass, Park View, Walcott, and Eldridge. The entire region is built on the Midwestern traditions of family, strength of character, consideration for others, and a strong work ethic.


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