Scattering ashes on Lake Michigan is a Thoughtful Remembrance and Healing Experience.

Scattering ashes on Lake Michigan (in water) is commonly referred to as a ‘Water Burial’, ‘Burial at Sea’ or “Neptune Burial”) and one option for what to do with ashes after cremation.

Grieving the Loss of a Loved One is different for everyone. Chicago Private Yacht Rentals dignified Memorial Voyage Water Burial – Burial at Sea or Neptune Burial Services by the Captain on Lake Michigan offers a thoughtful way to remember your Loved One and a healing experience.

Scattering Ashes on Lake Michigan Chicago

Memorial Services Voyage

Our Memorial Services Voyage ash scattering is a thoughtful way for family and friends to join in the tribute to the life of a person you all loved and cherished.

A Memorial Services Voyage can host up to 40 attendees and our attentive staff will help you plan every detail of the memorial. Read more

Neptune Burial Service
by the Captain

Should our Memorial Services Voyage ash scattering of your Loved One not be possible, an Adeline’s Sea Moose captain and crew will take the cremated remains on a tranquil voyage, perform a dignified Neptune Burial Service Lake Michigan ash scattering and present you with a documented location of your Loved One. Read more

Family Burial at Sea Memorial Services Voyage

For those families wishing to plan their own scattering of their Loved Ones ashes on Lake Michigan Memorial Services Voyage, Chicago Private Yacht Rentals provides Adeline’s Sea Moose and her crew to be of service to you and up to 39 guests.

Our always respectful and attentive staff will help you plan every detail of this special memorial, including food and beverages, and will work closely with you to ensure your maritime memorial service meets your desires and is memorable for all.

Scattering ashes at sea Neptune Burial Service by the Captain.

For families who can not attend a scattering of their Loved One’s ashes on Lake Michigan service, an Adeline’s Sea Moose captain will bring the cremated remains on the tranquil lake voyage for you and perform a dignified and documented Lake Michigan scattering of ashes, with that documentation provided to you.

While the Captain’s Service does not provide for the family or guests to accompany the vessel, specific requests, such as dates or times, special prayers or simple ceremonies are often available.

Prepaid Cremation Costs For Ash Scattering Services on Lake Michigan.

Family & Friends Ash Scattering –This elegant voyage is an exceptional way to conduct a maritime memorial.

Unattended Ash Scattering –In this day and age, not everyone is available to attend the final ceremony. That doesn’t stop us from providing closure with this surprisingly popular burial option. Once we receive the ashes, they are scattered between 7 and 30 days of receipt.

Veteran’s Ash Scattering –No other yacht company in Chicago has as much admiration for our military as Adeline’s. To showcase our respect, we offer a unique option that’s exclusive to servicemen and women.

A Comforting Way Of Disposing Of Cremated Ashes!

The scenic backdrop of Chicago’s skyline on one side, the serenity of the horizon on the other, and the sky bridging the two offer a remarkably peaceful setting to scatter the ashes of your Loved One on the welcoming waters of Lake Michigan.

Our Captain’s and Family Memorial scatting of ashes on Lake Michigan services can cost much less than traditional funeral services and we respectively feel, the experience would certainly offer much more.

Best Places To Scatter Ashes Is On Lake Michigan.

Scattering ashes on water “Neptune Burial” or scattering ashes on Lake Michigan “Burial at Sea” ceremony can be a cathartic ritual. It’s a symbolic way of saying goodbye and letting go. And with cremation rates rising, ash releasing ceremonies are also becoming increasingly popular here in Chicago.

Burial at Sea on Lake Michigan from Adeline's Sea Moose

Important information about charter boats for scattering ashes on Lake Michigan.

First, Is it legal to sprinkle ashes on Lake Michigan? Yes. Illinois state law permits scattering – sprinkling ashes on Lake Michigan. U.S. federal law requires that any ash scattering in water is performed at least 3 nautical miles from shore.

Second, Are charter boats for scattering ashes on Lake Michigan legal? Yes, if they have licensed captains and comply with Federal law that includes the use of decomposable flowers and wreaths; certain notification requirements; ensuring that ashes are scattered at least three (3) nautical miles from shore and others.

Being a 68-foot luxury Chris Craft yacht providing personal comfort, plenty of private space, and accommodating amenities, Adeline’s Sea Moose exceeds the expectations of typical charter boats for scattering ashes.