Cremation myths abound. With the surging popularity of cremation as a common option for final disposition (see #9, below), the myths about cremation are slowly being dispelled. Here are some of the most common ones. Continue reading 9 Cremation Myths That Everyone Thinks Are True
From the reader mailbag, a question covering a variety of topics, including:
- Purchasing more than one urn (for each child in the family)
- Shipping memorial trees to Canada
- Planning ahead
Below you will find loads of usefull and interesting funeral links. This is our monthly round-up of interesting articles, resources, products, inspiration and more for the funeral industry, circa September 2016. Continue reading September 2016 Funeral Links
If you’ve hunted around for free funeral program templates, you’ve likely discovered that most of the links you find are not free at all. To ease your search, here are some of our favorite resources we’ve found that are actually free. Continue reading Our Favorite (Actually!) Free Funeral Program Templates
Here is our collection of funeral links, our new monthly round-up of interesting articles, resources, products, and inspiration for the funeral industry, circa August 2016. Continue reading August 2016 Funeral Links
Here is an easy DIY project to create a colorful and uniquely personalized memorial table centerpiece. Ideal for your loved one’s funeral or memorial service, you can make this DIY blooming monogram memorial table centerpiece in a variety of styles: single initial, 3-letter monogram, or full name. This one can be put together fairly quickly, so it’s simple to customize to your tastes and timeframe. Continue reading DIY Blooming Monogram Memorial Table Centerpiece
Our new line of premium Sterling Silver Cremation Jewelry is designed to help you to keep your loved one close to your heart. In collaboration with an expert jeweler with over twenty years in the industry, these memorial jewerly art pieces are individually constructed to order for you right here in the USA using the finest materials and craftsmanship. Continue reading Premium Sterling Silver Cremation Jewelry
My mother’s ashes are being buried in a cemetery plot in Michigan. The ashes are now in a temporary cardboard box. What type of urn would we use and do we keep it or bury it? (The grave will be opened with a 2 foot deep hole.) Thanks!
– Question via email
Most funerals, memorials, and life celebration events will include some sort of memorial service guest book. The purpose of these guest books is to allow the deceased’s family to see and remember how many people have been touched and affected by their life. Continue reading 18 Totally Unique Memorial Service Guest Book Ideas
Funeral hacks include anything that helps make the final arrangements easier or more affordable. We share them with you in hopes that you can benefit by gleaning ideas and inspiration for the funeral or memorial service.