All Veterans get 10% discount. Captain Steve and his crew thank you for your service
The loss of a loved one is never easy. Captain Steve and his team offer personalized Ash Scattering services in the Gulf of Mexico. Sunrise or Sunset Services provide a perfect backdrop to a beautiful service.
From the moment you call Captain Steve, you’ll experience
The team at Chummy Charters cares for your loved one through their final journey.
As we plan the service with you, you may wish to customize the occasion even more by deciding to bring special prayers, music, flowers, adult beverages or selected foods.
Burial at sea with the scattering of ashes is a beautiful, moving and touching ceremony. We at Chummy Charters focus on small, intimate services.
We strive to meet your desires and wishes and offer two affordable services.
(6 or less people)
A private, exclusive charter (only guests) to witness and to participate in. All services begin with Captain Steve meeting you at a
prearranged location and time. Your guests will be escorted to board the "Jandy" Skiff. All will be briefed on safety procedures and the ceremony.
Captain Steve will travel into the Gulf of Mexico. He will then record the exact longitude and latitude coordinates which are provided to you in a certificate.
Your guests will then have an opportunity to say goodbye---in silence or spoken out loud. While the ashes are gently scattered into the sea, you may wish to read a poem, prayer or perhaps have a special song played. The ashes will now begin their new journey, to be carried out by the current forever. The Jandy's bell will be rung eight times (signifying "The Last Watch".
Approximate time of service from dock to dock is approximately 2 hours.
Captain Steve will select a sight with calm waters and little boating traffic.
The ashes will be gently lowered into the sea by Captain Steve without any passengers aboard and upon the ashes entering the sea, he will ring Jandy's bell eight times in honor of your loved one (signifying "The Last Watch".
The longitude and latitude coordinates and a certificate will be provided to you for peach of mind knowing your wishes have been fulfilled.