Burial Benefits

Eligibility & Benefits

Servicemembers who die while on active duty and veterans discharged under conditions other than dishonorable may be eligible for the following VA burial benefits:

  • Burial in a VA national cemetery
  • Government-furnished headstone or marker
  • Presidential Memorial Certificate
  • Burial flag
  • In some cases, Reimbursement of burial expenses

There are certain requirements and exceptions; for more information please contact the Veterans Office at 920-834-6817 or visit the VA's Burial Benefits page.