Companion Urns: The Complete GuideAnswers to frequently asked questions about companion urns, including usage, sizing information, inscription ideas, and more
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What is the difference between funeral director, mortician, and undertaker?

What is the difference between funeral director, mortician, and undertaker?

In modern parlance, the terms funeral director, mortician, and undertaker mean the same thing. Namely, a person who supervises or conducts the preparation of the dead forburial and directs or arranges funerals. (HT: Dictionary.com) However, while the three terms are generally synonymous, a funeral director can refer to someone who owns or operates a funeral…

What Are Cremains?

What Are Cremains?

Cremains are the bone fragments from a cremated body which remain after the cremation process. “Cremains” is a portmanteau or blending which combines the words “cremated remains.” While commonly referred to as “ashes,” technically cremains are not ashes but rather mostly dry calcium…