Preparing for the Funeral
Cremation / Burial
Grief Resources - Dr. Alan Wolfelt
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For thousands of years, burial has been a traditional means of caring for the physical remains of a loved one. Historical precedence is one thing, but burial may simply be the tradition of your family. Your loved one may be:
Even if it isn't what your family has commonly done over the years, there are many personal reasons you may choose burial over cremation. These could include:
If you think that burial is the right choice for your family, there are some important decisions you must make. For example:
Remember that each these decisions involve related costs which may impact your final decision. These include:
You should also know that each cemetery is governed by their own board of directors therefore prices and guidelines differ from one cemetery to the next.
We know this is a lot to absorb - that's why we make ourselves available to you and your family night and day. It is our responsibility to guide you to caring for your loved one.
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