What Can Funeral Homes Offer To Grieving Families?

7 July 2021
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When a person passes away, they leave their remains behind. Funeral homes help families honor their loved ones' remains through cremation and burial. They also provide other services that are necessary when a beloved family member dies. Here are five things that funeral homes can provide for grieving families: 1. Embalming Services Embalming is a technique that is used to preserve human remains. Without embalming, human bodies decompose quickly, which poses health hazards for surviving people. Read More 

What Happens If You Pass Away Before A Funeral Plan Is Paid For?

27 April 2021
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Funeral pre-arrangement plans are designed to spare your family from the financial burden of paying for your funeral when the time comes. And it can be a financial burden, with a funeral (including burial) easily costing $10,000 or more. Making regular contributions allows your plan to cover the costs of your funeral when needed, so your family doesn't have to find a significant amount of money with very short notice. However, before committing to such a plan, you might be wondering — what happens if you pass away before the plan has been paid off? Read More 

Learn Why Cremation Has Become A Popular Option Today

19 January 2021
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Losing a loved one is challenging to everyone, regardless of how well they understand mortality. When a loved one passes on, the only temporary connection you have with them is through the physical body left behind. For centuries, people believed that the best way to give their loved ones a sendoff was by burying the body in its intact state. Some communities and civilizations even attempted to embalm and mummify bodies to preserve them. Read More 

How To Honor Your Loved One’s Memory At A Memorial Service

28 December 2020
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Memorial services can provide a lot of help for the living. For many people, the memorial service is a chance to say goodbye and an opportunity to be around others who can share positive memories about the deceased and spend time reminiscing. The memorial helps the grieving process. If you are looking for ways to honor the deceased, these ideas will help you decide what to do for the memorial. Read More 

The Basics Of Choosing A Photo For A Headstone Engraving

25 November 2020
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Planning out a loved one's funeral and burial is always an emotional time. You may find that you want to invest in a headstone with an important picture engraved on it. Headstone engraving has been done for many years, incorporating names, vital dates, and epitaphs to headstones. If you want to incorporate a picture in that engraving, though, there are a few things that you need to think about. Here's a look at what you should know to add a photo engraving on your loved one's headstone. Read More