A modern-day funeral service doesn't need to feel like a dry church sermon. A funeral service should be a personalized experience that speaks to the individual who passed away, and that provides comfort and healing to those who are attending the funeral. There are many different ways to personalize a funeral service.
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If you are hiring someone to run the service for your loved one, you want to make sure that they are putting together a service that reflects your loved one.
Cremation funeral services still provide families with choices. This may surprise you if you thought that a cremation was just a cremation followed by a religious service. One of the biggest choices that any crematorium and funeral home offers those choosing cremation is whether or not there will be a viewing of the body. Here is the how, when, and why of this choice.
How the Choice Is Made
If the body of the deceased has been too badly marred or it has decomposed past recognition, a cremation is imminent anyway.