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Burial Coffins

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A burial coffin comes in an array of sizes and styles allowing you to choose the one that is right for you or your loved one. Every funeral home will have a large selection of burial coffins from which to choose.... Read full article

Burial Costs

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Burial costs can be extremely expensive. One way to alleviate the pressure on your family is by pre-planning your arrangements.... Read full article

Funeral Flowers

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Funeral flowers are integral to funerals and visitations or wakes. They add life, color, and meaning beyond their decorative value. Here are some tips to pick your funeral flowers.... Read full article

A Cremation Funeral

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Today many families are choosing a cremation funeral for their loved ones. People are motivated by philosophical, religious, financial, or even environmental reasons. On average, a cremation funeral service is about half the price of a ground burial.... Read full article

Benefits of Funeral Insurance

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Funeral insurance specifically helps to cover funeral expenses when the insured person dies. From which the death benefit is used to pay the predetermined expenses of the insured’s funeral.... Read full article

Burial Vaults and Burial Liners

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In most traditional funerals, burial vaults and grave liners are generally used. Burial vaults are primarily used to keep the weight of the ground from crushing a buried coffin and also to keep the ground above from sinking in.... Read full article

Bereavement: Losing Someone Hurts

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Bereavement is the state of sorrow over the death or departure of a loved one.... Read full article

Cremation and the Catholic Church

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The Roman Catholic Church banned Catholic Cremation for centuries due to the Church's belief in the resurrection of the body after death and the body as a temple of the Holy Spirit. The Catholic view on cremation is the cremation process destroyed...... Read full article

A Woman's Guide to Funeral Pre-Planning

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Women and Funeral Planning: For a woman, planning her funeral in advance can be the best gift of all.... Read full article

Alternative Funerals

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Alternative funerals are gaining in popularity. There are various forms of alternative funeral choices. Many believe that a death is not a time of mourning and sorrow but rather a time for celebration of the deceased life and accomplishments.... Read full article