Funeral Preparation Checklist

Planningafuneralservicecanbeareallydifficulttask,particularlyconsideringthesituations.Whensomethingastragicasarelativeorgoodfriendpassesaway,thelastthingyouwishtohandleispreparingthefuneral.Forthisreason,wehaveactuallyassembledalistofthingstorememberwhenplanningafuneral.Thiswillnotassistwiththeemotionalstressyouareexperiencing,itmighttakeoffsomeofthepressureyouareexperiencinginsuchatoughtime.

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Whenpreparingafuneralservice,considerthefollowing:

1.Collectindividualinfoandputtogethertoformanobituary.
2.Selectafuneralhome
3.Selectwhetherthedeceasedwillbeburiedorcremated.
4.Selectacoffinorcremationcontainer.
5.Selectthefunerallocationandtypeoffuneralservice.
6.Choosewhenandwherethevisitationswilltakeplace(participateinvisitationsaswell).
7.Decidewhatthedeceasedwillwear(ifburied).
8.Selectthemusicforthefuneralservice.
9.Selectliteraturetobecheckedoutatthefuneralservice.
10.Arrangeforfuneraltransportation(funeralcoach,limo,clergycarsandtruck,etc.).
11.Choosetheclergyortheofficiator.
12.Selectwhoyouwanttobethepallbearers.
13.Selectwhichfamilymemberorgoodfriendisgoingtocarryouttheeulogy.
14.Chooseacemetery(ifnotcurrentlychosenbythedeceased).
15.Selectaburialorcremationplot(ifnotalreadyselectedbythedeceased).
16.Submittheobituarytotheproperpapers,andsoon

.Dependingonwhetherornotthedeathwasexpected,alotofthesefactorstoconsidermayhavealreadybeenplannedbythedeceased.Ifthedeathwasunexpected,opportunitiesexistwillbemoreplanningonyourpart.

Carroll & Carroll will explainThereareanumberofthingstothinkaboutwhichcannotbearrangedbeforethedeathoccurs.Thesewillneedtobetakenintoconsiderationalso.Theseconsistofconcernssuchasapplyingfordeathcertificates,lookingforaburialpermitandorganizingaplaceandforfoodforthereception.

Otherconsiderationswhicharetypicallygoneover,butarealotlessimportanttothefuneralplanningprocess,includematterssuchasflowerarrangements,jewelryofthedeparted,memorialcardsandaccommodatingout-of-townguests.Thesearereallyimportantissues,howevertheycanmostlikelybeperformedbysomeoneelseotherthantheprivatedoingtheremainderoftheplanning.

Thefuneralpreparationprocedureisreallytoughforjustsomeonetotakeon.Youwillneedtocometogetherandsupporteachotherandmakesureyoueachcontributeyourparttothepreparationprocedure.Don’tputtheburdenonsimplyasingleperson;it‘stoomuchtodealwithatatimewhichiscurrentlyverydifficult.

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