What People Are Saying

I unequivocally recommend Solace. I helped friends of the family make arrangements while their father was on hospice. As others have said, everyone we talked to at Solace was professional and compassionate. A particularly welcome feature was the ability to handle all arrangements online. In our case, one daughter was out of the country and she was able to walk her mom through the paperwork. This freed the other daughter to spend uninterrupted time with her father. Being able to share the responsibility was a huge benefit. I wish Solace much success with their exceptional business.

Mary W.

Seattle, WA

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To all I lost my only child on Oct.1. He was in Oregon and I live in Massachusetts. My cousin took the reins, as I was completely at a loss and broken. I am on a fixed income and we were scrambling for money to deal with this epic loss. He contacted Solace Cremation, and they worked with us even though time was of the essence. They were kind and caring, compassionate and made sure my son got home to me. Thank you….all of you, for everything.

Katherine E

Amherst, MA

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Every detail was handled very professionally and with the utmost of sensitivity before, during and after the passing of my mother. On every occasion I had contact with the staff including dropping by their downtown office I felt they did everything possible to accommodate and resolve my needs at the time I was in need. I wish them the best on keeping this company moving forward, as they provided an honest, sincere and a far more reasonable solution at my time of need.

Jim B.

Coeur d’Alene, ID

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Made a difficult time bearable. I would recommend Solace to anyone as an option in their time of need.

Paul W.

Boise, ID

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Everything was handled very well. Thank you for making a hard situation a little easier.

Jason S.

Phoenix, AZ

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So grateful that I found Solace (no pun intended). They provided outstanding support throughout the entire process for a fraction of the price that I was quoted by funeral homes. It may sound corny, but I truly felt loved and cared for by this group of good people during a very difficult time.

Jake H.

Portland, OR

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Solace was very professional and kind as they helped my family to make final arrangements for my sister. I was very satisfied with the service and would recommend them.

Pam F.

Pittsburgh, PA

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Solace lived up to their reputation at our time of loss. Every interaction with the Solace team was professional and compassionate. Their all-inclusive pricing made the entire process less stressful. Our entire family heartily recommends their services.

David L.

Oregon City, OR

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I really appreciate all you have done for me.

When my husband Bill died in early September after a very brief illness, I had made no plans about how to deal with his body. I went online to find information … The service description seemed to be the simple, reasonably-priced, direct cremation that I wanted.

My experience with your team all the way through the process has been entirely positive. Once I made the choice to use Solace, everything else was simple.

Solace has been a real gift to me in many ways. Your whole process has been clear, simple, and direct. Your communications, by email, by phone, and in person, have all been very sympathetic and helpful. I am very happy that your service exists here in Portland, and I hope you have a very successful business for a very long time so that you can help other people.

Martha M.

Portland, OR

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The team at Solace was so incredibly personable. They made every effort to ease this part of my fathers passing, they went over and above showing patience, compassion and took extra steps beyond what they needed to do to ensure our comfort during a very unexpected passing. Thank you all so much, each person I interacted with was thoughtful and genuine.

Shelli C.

Portland, OR

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The people at Solace are stellar. Losing someone you love is the hardest thing ever; having Solace take care of the cremation and death certificate made at least those parts easy. And they did so with such respect, compassion, and care.

Carla M.

Portland, OR

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Thank you for the tremendous support you’ve given me. The genuine kindness and frequent communication from Solace Care have provided so much comfort, helping me rest and focus on just some of the final details while your team does all of the “heavy lifting.” I asked the hospice organization that cared for my husband to add Solace’s name to their list of resources so others can have the same kind of experience that your co-founders intended. So many thanks for being there for my husband and me.

Amy K.

Portland, OR

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Extremely easy to work with – very personable and caring. I hope I never have to use them again, but if I do – I will.

Brandon I.

Hillsboro, OR

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We have had other experiences with cremation and funeral service. Solace provided the kind of service that you get in a small town when you know the funeral home owner. I highly recommend their services.

Mikeanne M.

Hillsboro, OR

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Coming in from out of town, and having never dealt with these issues before, I can only say I am extremely grateful for Solace. They were compassionate and explained everything clearly. They were efficient and kept us informed at every step. Malisa and the rest of the care team are true professionals.

Jerry S.

Portland, OR

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Solace was professional, efficient, and most of all kind. Their services eased a necessary process I was dreading during an already difficult time. I’m so grateful I found them.

Kasumi M.

Portland, OR

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Within minutes of contacting Solace I was comforted and informed, in a clear and professional way, of the steps the Care Team would take to provide service from hospital bed to interment. Solace was available at all hours to answer questions, discuss options, provide clarity and comfort, and even suggest websites for cremation urns. I am grateful for the expert personal care The Solace Care Team gave to me and my family during our bereavement. I highly recommend this company for complete and compassionate cremation services.

Patrice M.

Hillsboro, OR

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Every conversation with a Solace representative, whether in person or on the phone, has been warm, supportive, and honoring of our loved one. Being able to initiate the whole process online was an absolute gift. Not only did none of us have to drag our emotionally exhausted, grieving selves into a randomly selected funeral home – but we didn’t even have to make a phone call unless we wanted to. It was so easy, and we are so grateful.

Camille M.

Portland, OR

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Solace was wonderful, from the first phone call through coming for the body and delivery of death certificates. Everyone I talked with was professional, helpful, and kind. You took care of everything, freeing me to deal with my loss, family and friends. Your services and the way you went about them provided great support at a time it is sorely needed. Thank you!

Heidi S.

Portland, OR

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Solace listened and responded to my needs, to meet to sign papers and to have items cremated with my husband. Solace showed concern for me, respect for my husband, and made the process as gentle as possible.

Jane A.

Portland, OR

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The Solace Team did everything PERFECTLY. The entire process was flawless. Solace offers everything needed for a seamless cremation process.

Yuqing R. & Michael M.

Portland, OR

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Solace provided the information needed to easily plan for my after life care when the time comes. Having this in place is such a huge relief for me. I don’t want my loved ones to have to worry about these plans or to have to guess what I wanted.

Tracy M.

Portland, OR

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