My name is Evan, and I am a funeral director at a busy funeral home in the Midwestern United States. I have found that many loved ones want to personalize the funeral experience, but they simply don't know how. I am going to outline some ways that you can make a funeral unique to the person you are celebrating. From dramatic readings to favorite music to decorated caskets, the only limit is your imagination when it comes to planning the perfect funeral. I hope your mind will be open to the possibilities the next time you are in the unfortunate situation of having to plan a funeral.
26 March 2018
For most couples, being buried next to one another is a foregone conclusion. Considering headstones ahead of time can save grief later. When one part of the couple dies, it can be easiest and most cost effective to purchase a two-person headstone. A co-headstone is a good idea for couples who wish to save money and to prepare the grave ahead of time so that loved ones have less funeral planning to do later on.
2 March 2018
When a pet passes away, many pet owners feel that cremation is the best approach. Once they get their pet's cremated remains, they can do a number of things with them, including scatter them in a local park or bury them in the backyard. Another option to consider is looking for pet-related cremation jewelry. These pieces make it possible to carry a small amount of the cremated remains of your pet around with you, which may be comforting as you attempt to get over the loss of this special member of your family.
11 February 2018
Planning a funeral is something that most people don't really think about doing, but is something that you will likely be involved in at some point in your life. Because of this, it is important that you have an idea of what to expect and that you prepare yourself as much as you possibly can. Thankfully, there are some tips that can help make the process successful for you and allow you to create a touching and memorable funeral service.
26 November 2017
When making plans for your final arrangements, it is important to know that you have options other than a traditional burial. One popular alternative to a standard burial is cremation. Check out just a few of the reasons a cremation might be a better option for your needs. 1. Cremation is Significantly Cheaper Than a Burial One common reason that people opt for cremation over a burial is that cremation is a significantly cheaper alternative.
3 November 2017
When choosing funeral arrangements for your loved one, you may want to consider more than just the traditional casket spray. If you are looking for some additional ways to pay tribute to your loved one, here are some options you can use to create a beautiful look around the casket: Funeral Pillows Funeral pillows can be placed in the casket, or they can be added to the casket spray. They are typically adorned with flowers, but you can also purchase simple satin designs with a few flowers and a ribbon.