How We're Different

Convenient. Dignified. Economical.



How May We Help You?

  • We offer peace of mind cremation at one low cost
  • Arrangements are completed online, when and where it is convenient for you
  • We serve all Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb County communities

Why Choose Metro Detroit Cremation?

  • We are Metro Detroit’s trusted cremation experts
  • Quick process - no need to meet with a funeral director
  • No hidden costs - one price of $1,550
  • Urn options available

Planning Arrangements Made Simple

  • Step One
    If death has occurred, call 248-549-1469 to notify us immediately

  • Step Two
    Complete Online Arrangements and Necessary Forms

  • Step Three
    Contact Us to schedule pick-up of the cremated remains at our location


Looking for additional services and ceremony options? Visit A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Directors.

How is Metro Detroit Cremation affiliated with A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Directors?

A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Directors offers Metro Detroit Cremation to those wanting minimal service and who are also comfortable making the necessary arrangements online. A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Directors staff is involved throughout the online cremation process. The deceased is transferred to A.J. Desmond and Sons’ care center in Troy, Michigan and cared for by the same licensed staff.

What is the difference between a cremation from Metro Detroit Cremation and a cremation from A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Directors?

Metro Detroit Cremation is self-directed, which allows you to arrange for the direct cremation of your loved one from the comfort of your home while keeping the cost as low as possible. Services received through online cremation are only the minimal necessary for a direct cremation.

Cremation services by A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Directors are more comprehensive, flexible and supportive than the Metro Detroit Cremation service. For those wanting more than the minimum services, A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Directors cremation should be considered. The additional services available include a personal consultation with a licensed funeral director; private family farewell; preparing and submitting newspaper notices and website obituary; expedited cremation; witness of transfer to the crematory; an upgraded cremation container; expedited filing of death certificates; delivery of urn and supplies to the family, assistance with Veterans services. Numerous remembrance service options are also available.

To compare services offered by A.J Desmond & Sons and Metro Detroit Cremation, please visit Cremation Comparison Chart.

A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Directors is a family-owned and -operated firm serving metro Detroit since 1917.

Kathy Desmond Barr, Kevin, Terry and Margaret Desmond 


Metro Detroit Cremation
Phone: (248) 549-1469
3725 Rochester Road, Troy, MI 48083

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