About

Doane Beal and Ames funeral home in South Dennis, Massachusetts, has been providing compassionate care to families in Dennis and surrounding communities since 1926. For over 80 years, we have proudly served the central Cape Cod area by assisting with their burial and cremation needs.

Guidance from a local team

Our team understands the burden that comes after losing a loved one. That's why we are committed to providing each family we serve with the respect and care they deserve. Families are welcome to speak freely with our funeral directors about cost concerns, family traditions and accommodations. We welcome each family and will guide you through every last detail.

Honoring legacy

Memorialization at Doane Beal & AmesEveryone at Doane Beal and Ames feels that funeral and memorial services should celebrate life while offering comfort to family and friends. This approach to funeral service allows us to design unique services tailored to the person, representing their passions, hobbies and interests. We'll take these details and help families with obituaries, floral arrangements and services that celebrate your loved one's legacy and bring friends and family together during this difficult time. We are also happy to arrange any catering needs through a 3rd-party caterer, creating a custom menu fitting for your vision and guests.

Funeral costs

Burial and cremation costs can seem overwhelming, especially if families have an immediate need. One way to avoid this stress is to plan ahead a service, which benefits your entire family. Our funeral planning options help meet budget needs, ensure your final wishes are met and relieve your family from making important decisions at a stressful time. Our families also have the ability to transfer a planned service from anywhere in the United States to our South Dennis funeral home.

Care you can trust

Doane Beal and Ames has deep roots in the Cape Cod community. This connection to the community allows us to create special burial and cremation services that truly reflect your loved one. Please contact us or simply stop by for more information.

Amenities

Location

Cremation

Service

Religious & Cultural

Other

Plan a Simple Cremation

Simple can still mean exceptional. Let us show you how.

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Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

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Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

Bouquet of flowers on a cemetery

Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

Learn More
Floral component background

Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

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Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES
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Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

Vintage photos scattered

Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our Washelli locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES
Bouquet of flowers on a cemetery

Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

Learn More
Vintage photos scattered

Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES

Ratings & Reviews

Verified Customer Reviews

Since 2005, many of our customers have taken the time to tell us how we did each year via our Voice of the Customer program. Our star ratings and comments from families come directly from these surveys.

"Lisa was great to work with and the staff was respectful and courteous. This was the hardest thing I have ever had to do in my life and the entire staff made it a little easier for me and my family. Thank you Rebekah Eldridge"

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Burial & Memorial Service Customer

October 2021

"I very highly recommend the professionalism, compassion and friendliness that serviced us at Doan Beal and Ames, South Dennis. As we were calling from out of country, we could not ask for any better or more helpful attention than what we received from all of the staff."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Cremation Customer

September 2021

"Attention to detail was exceptional. Also great empathy shown in all instances."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Burial & Memorial Service Customer

August 2021

"I have used DB&A three times for the needs of my family: my Dad in 2018, my Mom & my husband this year (2021). I wholeheartedly recommend them for their caring professional attention to my specific needs. I am totally satisfied with the results."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Cremation Customer

August 2021

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