To help understand how the 50 percent cremation rate will continue to rise, we should look at a quick history of cremation in America.
Experiencing the loss of a close friend or loved one can be a difficult time, but an unexpected death can be especially rough.
When a loved one has a death away from home, preparation and transport are the first steps when dealing with the situation of an out-of-state death.
Even though you may not take trips after losing a loved one, you can still celebrate their life and shared experiences by traveling with the remains.
The phrase “next of kin” generally refers to the closest living blood relative, however, the term has a different and important legal meaning.
Some regions celebrate the Day of the Dead in America. These communities are particularly in Texas, Arizona and New Mexico.
If you’re unfamiliar with the tradition and proper funeral visitation etiquette, you may find is stressful. Here are a few ways to overcome this feeling.
A funeral visitation is when family and friends gather in a more personal setting, rather than at the hectic times at the end of the funeral service.
If cremation is the right choice for you or your loved one, make sure the service lines up with you or your loved one’s religious beliefs about cremation.