Thank you for trusting Matthysse Kuiper DeGraaf Funeral Homes.

The next steps are as follows:

  1. Please call 800.750.5154and let our caring professionals know that a death has just occurred. One of our experienced Funeral Directors will help you make the necessary arrangements to transport your loved one in a timely fashion.
  2. The next of kin must download this Cremation Authorization, print, complete and submit in one of the following ways, before a cremation can occur:
    • Scan and email to cremation@mkdfuneralhome.com
    • Fax to 616.455.3711
    • Present to Funeral Director upon his arrival (typically, within an hour of your call)
  3. One of our Funeral Directors will contact you the next business day to arrange payment for Cremation Services.

If you have any questions, please call 1.800.750.5154 and one of our caring professionals will answer any questions you may have.