Shipping Human Remains

Suffering the loss of a loved one is one of the most difficult and trying times in life. The dedicated and compassionate staff at Charles F. Snyder Funeral Homes and Crematory take matters of loss with serious care and sensitivity.

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) requires that funeral homes that wish to transport human remains domestically or internationally must be approved as “Known Shippers.” Charles F. Snyder Funeral Homes & Crematory have taken all necessary steps and have met all requirements to become a TSA “Known Shipper”.

At Charles F. Snyder Funeral Homes & Crematory, our funeral directors are expertly trained in international mortuary transportation logistics and can make tough and stressful times much easier on you and your family. International shipment of human remains can be challenging but our experience and expertise will make this difficult time of your life much easier. Our international funeral shipping services allow us to ship to any country in the world.

Your family can rest assured knowing that the Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home Team of shipping specialists will assist with both domestic and worldwide shipping needs and assure a safe arrival at their loved one’s final place of rest. Many of these areas of expertise include:

  • Complying with all local, state, federal, and international regulations.
  • Securing all necessary transit paperwork to ensure a smooth transition.
  • Caring oversight and expert knowledge from our team of shipping specialists.
  • Premium handling process to ensure priority.

Cultural & religious circumstances, legal requirements, and financial implications are all considerations taken into account by our team of skilled professionals during the repatriation of human remains.

For more information about our caring and professional services, please contact our specially trained staff 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 717-560-5100.