Edward M. Van Dyke Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs Portland Claims Manager 503-412-4777. Veterans Benefits Available in the State of Oregon. Claims and Benefit Assistance.
A burial allowance is offered (if receiving USDVA benefits at time of death), burial flag, grave marker and, if desired, burial in a national cemetery.
Veterans and family members are also eligible for Burial At Sea. Anyone desiring burial at sea should indicate that preference in writing (in a will or other legal document).