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Funeral Planning and Arranging

Funeral Planning and Arrangement

Funeral planning can be overwhelming. One can get lost in all the small details, in addition to considering cost. However, pre-planning your funeral can alleviate stress for your loved ones and ensure that the service is executed the way you want it to be. The Funeral Director is extremely important it is to have an experienced funeral director who has compassion when you need it most.

Decide what type of service you want

There are types of services one can have. Whether you were in the military or are looking for a specific religious ceremony, choosing the kind of funeral service that’s right for you in advance will alleviate stress for loved ones when the time comes. It also ensures that your wishes are carried out.

Decide who needs to be present

Who are the most important people in your life? Do you want a small gathering with only family and close friends? Or does a larger occasion seem more fitting? This will help you decide who should be present for the service and how to proceed in planning other details.

Determine the location of the service

Deciding which funeral home is right for you isn’t an easy decision. The type of service you want and the number of people who will likely attend the service impacts the funeral home you will choose. You want a home that will not only accommodate your needs, but also be respectful of the needs of your loved ones during a tough time.

Choose whether a burial or cremation is right for you

Deciding whether you’d like to be buried or cremated is an extremely personal decision. This not only impacts your funeral service, but also whether you or your loved ones need to think about a casket or a cremation container.

Plan for funeral costs

One of the most important things to plan for your funeral is the cost. Once you’ve decided what type of service you’re looking to have and whether you’d like to be buried or cremated, planning how you’ll finance it is important. Letting your loved ones know what to expect in advance takes a huge burden off of them during an already difficult time.

If you’re still thinking about how to pre-arrange your service, Jeff Monreal Funeral Home can answer your questions and help you make a decision that’s right for you and your family.

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