Planning A More Beautiful Funeral Service

Effective Strategies For Handling Grief After The Loss Of A Loved One

When you visit a funeral home to pay your respects, it can really hit you — a key person in your life is now gone. This is a tough realization to have, and can render you full of grief. It’s important to know that you don’t have to go through the process alone. While family […]

Best Tips For Saving Money On The Cost Of A Funeral

If you want to make sure that you are saving as much money as possible on the funeral that you have to plan, you will want to take a few moments to check out the following tips. Request A Cremation Instead Of A Burial Some people will cremate their loved ones because of religious beliefs […]

5 Mistakes To Avoid When Cleaning A Granite Memorial

Regular cleanings can keep an engraved granite memorial looking great through the years. A clean memorial gives loved ones visiting a gravesite the peace of mind of knowing that their deceased friend or family member’s plot is being well cared for.  However, making a few cleaning mistakes can detract from a memorial’s appearance and cause […]

When You Should Say “No” To Giving A Eulogy

One of the key moments for those who gather at a funeral home to pay their respects is when one or more people eulogize the person who has recently passed away. The eulogy serves as an opportunity for the attendees to get to know the deceased person better, as well as understand the value of […]

How Can You Host a Good Funeral?

As the host of a funeral, you may be wondering how you can make the experience positive for everyone who attends. Here are some planning tips for arranging a good funeral.  Make it a Team Effort One thing that you can do to set the mood right away is to make it a collaborative effort […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Pre-Need Funeral Contracts

It is not uncommon for people to plan their funerals ahead of time. There are actually a few reasons for this. For starters, advance planning gives you the assurance that everything is handled just the way you want it to be. Family members and friends do not have to make any decisions, and you know […]

3 Ways A Funeral Home Can Help You Plan A Veteran’s Funeral

Planning a funeral for a veteran can often be a difficult experience, mostly because there are so many considerations involved if you want to attempt to honor the veteran’s service. Listed below are just a few of the ways that a funeral home can help you plan a veteran’s service. Acquiring A Headstone Or Marker From […]

Connecting With The Right Funeral Home For Your Pre-Planning Needs

When creating your own funeral pre-plan, it’s important to find the funeral home that will fulfill your final wishes and support your family as they deal with their loss. You’ll want to work with a funeral home that has the people and services you and your family will need most. Many offer similar services but […]

How Cremation Benefits Your Family Once You’ve Passed On

When creating your funeral pre-plan, consider choosing cremation as one way to ease the burden on your family after you’ve passed away. They will be dealing with their grief over losing you while trying to make the final funeral arrangements that you’ve set forth in your funeral pre-plan. Cremation can make this process easier for […]

Strategies To Help You Provide Comfort At A Funeral

Whenever you attend a funeral service, there’s a high probability that you’ll encounter someone — either a member of the bereaved family or another person attending to show his or her sympathy — who needs to be consoled. While there’s no rule that suggests that doing so is your job, it’s always kind to lend […]