Funeral and cremation

Doane Beal & Ames

How may we help you?

Doane Beal and Ames in West Harwich, Massachusetts, has provided funeral and memorial services on Cape Cod since 1926. For more than 90 years, we have provided families comfort and understanding when they need it most.




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Our Difference

We want you to feel confident planning a funeral for yourself or a loved one. Here are some of the unique benefits we offer to help relieve your family of emotional and financial burdens.

  • National plan transferability

  • Personal Planning Guide

  • Free online obituary

  • Price protection

  • Experts in honoring veterans

  • Away from home protection

  • Celebration of life

  • Compassion help line

  • 100% Dignity Service Guarantee

Recent Obituaries


Compassion and guidance

As a locally operated funeral home in the Harwich area, we know the needs of our community and strive to deliver care you can trust. Our dedicated team understands the stress of funeral planning, especially after losing someone you love. We're committed to each family we serve and provide personal attention throughout the entire process.

Families who choose Doane Beal and Ames funeral home learn about funeral costs and may customize services to fit their needs. Because you and your family are unique, it only makes sense that planning a life celebration should be as well.

We Honor Veterans level 3 badgeWe honor veterans

At Doane Beal and Ames, we understand the unique needs of America’s veterans and their families. As a Level Three Founding Community Partner with We Honor Veterans, our staff is knowledgeable in the benefits available to veterans and their families. With respect, integrity and dignity, we will walk you through the steps of creating a veteran's memorial service that truly honors the life and sacrifice of your loved one.

Funeral services that tell a story

Our West Harwich team enjoys sitting with families, hearing stories and sharing memories. As we listen, we'll take those important details and design a service that tells your loved one's story. From writing obituaries to organizing catering through a 3rd-party caterer and collecting photos, our team at Doane Beal and Ames will be there every step of the way.

These types of custom services allow families and friends to remember their loved one while receiving the comfort they need to begin healing. In addition, those who wish to plan ahead may design their own service, which ensures costs are maintained and final wishes are met. Our top priority is ensuring you're happy with every last detail.

Relationships matter

Doane Beal and Ames strives to build long-lasting relationships with each family we meet. We hope you'll contact us if you need immediate assistance or would like to speak with our caring funeral directors and team.

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