Pre-planning your funeral and cremation services is becoming popular with many people. The pre-planning option offers several benefits including knowing you have your final expenses and plans taken care of. What you may not know about pre-planning your cremation service are the different choices that will be presented to you. Here are three of those choices and what you need to know about each one. 1. Memorial Service Options The first option you will have is the type of memorial service you would like.
21 June 2018
After losing a loved one, you may not know how to move on. Every time you think you're getting better, stress and depression may soon set in. To deal with this loss in a healthier manner, you need to rely on grief counseling. It can help you deal with such a tragic loss in the following ways. Help You Focus on You A problem many people have after suffering a loss is focusing too much on their dead loved one.
23 May 2018
One of the best things you can do for your loved ones is to pre-plan your own funeral. This way, when you pass away one day, those you leave behind can deal with their grief and mourn without also having to make funeral arrangements. You will also get some peace of mind from knowing that the funeral and the related costs are well managed and taken care of in the manner you wish.
16 April 2018
Have you decided that you want to arrange your own funeral? Perhaps you have recently been to funeral services for a friend or a family member and doing so made you think of your own death. Or, it could be that you have been hearing about others who have decided to plan their own funeral. For whatever reason that you have decided that you want to arrange for your own cremation service, from the service itself to selecting your resting place, here are some ideas that might be of help to you.
6 March 2018
Purchasing a headstone is something that many people end up having to do at one point in their lives. Some decide to choose their own headstone in anticipation of their demise while others decide to leave the decision up to their loved ones. Headstones are used in cemeteries and other burial spaces in order to identify who is buried in that location. They usually have the name of the person, their birth and death dates, and other personal information inscribed on them.
27 February 2018
For many years there were not a lot of options when it came to cremation. People were cremated, their ashes placed into urns, and then the urns stored, or the ashes spread. Fortunately, over the years more options have come along to allow people to have their ashes used in many different ways. The following guide walks you through a few options to consider to ensure that your ashes will be used in a unique way.
26 January 2018
While it may not be a pleasant topic, we all have to think about our final wishes at some point. It's important to take care of the expenses in advance so that people can grieve instead of worrying about your wishes. Funeral insurance is one option that can help make the end a lot easier for everyone. Factors that Determine Cost of Funeral Insurance There are a number of things that will the influence of cost of your funeral insurance policy:
25 January 2018
Although grieving might seem like it should be a top priority when a loved one passes away, you'll commonly find yourself scrambling to make funeral arrangements. Even if your late loved one preplanned his or her funeral and you're getting plenty of help from local funeral homes, the reality is that there will always be lots of things for you to do in the days between the death and the funeral service.
24 January 2018
In the hours and days that follow a loved one's funeral, you may find yourself trying to remember the heartwarming stories that people told you. Doing so may initially come easily, although as time passes, it may be difficult to recall certain details — and they may soon be lost forever. In the challenging time after a loved one's passing, such stories can provide you and your family with a significant amount of comfort, so it's important to think of some ways to capture them.
23 January 2018
When you're figuring out the details for a headstone for a recently deceased loved one, you may be entertaining the idea of having it illuminated at night. Although some cemeteries are closed at dusk, others remain open around the clock, which can make the headstone feel welcoming if you're visiting in the dark. Additionally, you may just like the cozy feeling that you get from seeing the headstone lit up on a gray day.
19 January 2018