Familiarizing Yourself With Funerary Practices Of Other Religions: How It Helps Your Funeral Home Business

In a predominantly Catholic and Protestant nation, most funeral homes are only aware of the funerary and burial customs of these religions. While the vast majority of the deceased and surviving families that cross the threshold of your funeral home probably fall under these religions, you may encounter a few others that are not. Death […]

Planning A Wake For A Loved One

Some people choose to hold a wake the day before a funeral service. This gives friends and family members who might not have been that close to the deceased a chance to say goodbye, and it gives you some extra time to say goodbye as well. If you need to plan a wake for a […]

How To Safely Fly With Cremated Remains

When a loved one passes away and is cremated, it is always good to have the remains. Unfortunately, it is often possible that your loved one was cremated far away and that you must transport their ashes home. While you can ship them through the mail, taking them with you on a plane is a […]

3 Casket Features Ideal For Sport Lovers

When a loved one passes away, it’s important to honor them and the passions they had in life. If your loved one was a sports lover, then there are a number of different ways to honor teams they cheered for and their favorite types of sports. Along with dressing the body and creating custom headstones, […]

Exposing A Few Common Cremation Myths

Being tasked with overseeing the funeral arrangements for a loved one can be a stressful task to go through. For those that have never had to perform this unpleasant chore, it can be easy to give credit to some fairly common myths about cremation. By dispelling a few cremation misconceptions, you will find yourself in […]

Four Highly Personalized Options For Your Cremains

Deciding what will happen to your remains after cremation is a necessary may be a necessary if slightly morbid aspect of funeral planning. Of course, you may decide to leave the decision to your loved ones and let them keep your ashes (also called “cremains”) close or disperse them based on the family’s preference. Many […]

Funeral Flowers: 4 Popular Options To Consider

No funeral setting is complete without an ensemble of beautiful flowers on display. Flowers have the capacity to encourage compassion among guests and help to ease anxieties that result from the occasion. There are a myriad of colorful flower types to consider incorporating into the funeral décor – the following are four popular options to […]