Planning A Beautiful Service

Planning A Beautiful Service

  • What Sort Of Flowers Are Appropriate For A Funeral?

    If you know someone who has past on, then you are going to want to send flowers to their funeral. If you are unsure about what type of flowers to send, this article is going to help you decide. There are some flowers that have traditionally been used at funerals. There are even traditions when it comes to color. Certain flowers are appropriate for funerals, but only if you use the correct color.

  • Four Unique Ideas For Personalizing A Grave Marker

    Your loved one was a unique and special person who contributed something nobody else could have to the world. He or she deserves to be honored with a grave marker that includes more than just birth and death dates. Consider using one or more of these ideas to create a grave marker that will let anyone who visits your loved one's grave know what an endearing, inspiring person he or she was.

  • Unusual Monuments and Funeral Homes

    Funeral homes can be creepy and fascinating. They are sometimes housed in beautiful historic homes or have unusual features about them. The following funeral homes (and one home built by an undertaker), vary from the quirky to the downright bizarre. Wilhem's Portland Memorial, Funeral Home, Mausoleum, and Crematory, Portland, OR In Portland, OR, there is a funeral home with a secret tomb underneath that is only open to the public on memorial day for an hour and a half.

  • Memorializing A Loved One Through Their Obituary

    If you are tasked with writing an obituary for a recently passed loved one, consider it an honor. You have the opportunity to pen the final words that might be written about the person. Take this opportunity to summarize this special person's life for current and future generations. Funeral homes can offer tips and resources, but the writing is up to you. Here some things to consider as you start creating this important memorial.

  • 4 Ways to Reduce the Cost of Your Funeral

    It is becoming more popular for people to start to plan their own funerals and set aside the funds that they will need for it. This is very helpful because it helps ensure that your funeral is exactly the way that you want it, that you don't have to force a huge task on your grieving loved ones, and that you will not impose any huge financial obligations on your family.

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    When my mom passed away, my dad and I were charged with the task of planning a funeral that everyone would love. Unfortunately, this would prove to be a difficult task, since many of my mom's relatives didn't speak English. We mulled over what to do, and we decided to meet with the funeral director for a few tips. He told us a few ideas for how to make the experience easy for everyone to understand, and we implemented his suggestions. It was incredible how much easier it made things on the day of the funeral. Read here for more funeral arrangement tips so that you aren't left stressing about more than you need to.