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Affordable Cremation Anoka County, MN


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Cremation Services Coon Rapids, Blaine, and Anoka, MN

The O’Halloran family has been in the funeral care trade for over 100 years. During this time, they have crafted a tradition of professionalism, quality, and respect. They know that the families coming in are in mourning, and they provide them with a sense of dignity and compassion at this time of need.

The O’Halloran family has recently opened a new facility on Valley Creek Road that provides the variety of options and care needed to honor your loved one. With plenty of parking, two large rooms, a private lounge for the family, a playroom for children, and a dining area, this location provides the family and other guests with a great place to celebrate the life of the deceased. O’Halloran & Murphy Funeral Home’s dining area provides a homey area where family, friends, and other loved ones can gather and have refreshments after the service, and these are now available at all locations.

SimpleCremationOnline, in conjunction with O’Halloran & Murphy Funeral Home, will handle your required services with the utmost professionalism and compassion.

Coon Rapids Cremation

A northern suburb of Minneapolis, Coon Rapids is the largest city in Anoka County and the 13th largest city in the state overall. Built along the historic Red River Ox Cart Trail, many industries built up along this road and formed the foundations for this city. You can even see the clay excavation site, known as the clay hole, where the Anoka Pressed Brick and Terra Cotta Company excavated in the 1880s. Coon Rapids is also the home of RMS Company, HOM Furniture, the John Roberts Company, ECM Publishers, and the Anoka-Ramsey Community College.

Blaine Cremations

A part of the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area, Blaine is home to some 57,000 residents. It’s located on the major highway I35 W. It was originally a part of Anoka, until 1877, after which many people had begun to settle here after the Civil War and the city grew. While other cities in the area have a farming industry, Blaine has to look for other means because of its sandy soil and abundant wetlands. It is home to many beautiful lakes, including Sunrise Lake, Laddie Lake, Club West Lake, and Lochness Lake. It is home to Minnesota’s professional soccer team and a campus of Globe University/Minnesota School of Business.

Cremation in Anoka

Anoka is the county seat for the region and is known as the “Halloween Capital of the World,” after hosting one of the first Halloween parades back in 1920. Anoka was settled in 1844 and was formally incorporated in 1878. The name is derived from two Indian words, Dakota and Ojibwa, translating to something like “working waters from both sides.” There are many points of interest, including Goodrich Field, Windego Park Open Air Theater, Anoka Nature Preserve, and the Anoka Aquatic Center. It is also home to the Anoka Technical College and former US Representative Michele Bachmann.

Cremation Services in Anoka County

O’Halloran and Murphy Funeral Home also serves the surrounding area, including: Bethel, East Bethel, Linwood, Oak Grove, Cedar, Cedar East Bethel, Circle Pines, Columbus, Lexington, Lino Lakes, St Francis, Andover, Nowthen, Ramsey, County Market, Ham Lake, Soderville, Columbia Heights, Fridley, Hilltop, Minneapolis, St Anthony, St Anthony Village, and Spring Lake Park. Therefore, no matter where you live in the area, you can have the best services available in your time of need.

About Direct Cremation

With direct cremation, the body is cremated in the days following the death, and there is no service beforehand. It is the most economical option available. This eliminates the need for an expensive casket and the need for embalming or other body preparations. The service will then be held on another date. The funeral home will take care of the death certificate and the transportation of the body to the facility. We know funeral expenses can be unexpected and costly, and we like to provide everyone with the opportunity to say goodbye to their loved ones with the proper service they deserve, without putting the family into debt in the process.

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O'Halloran & Murphy Cremation and Funeral Service

8700 Valley Creek Road
Woodbury MN, 55125
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