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West Haven CT Flower Wreaths – West Haven CT Flower Funeral Wreaths Guide

When a death occurs in West Haven CT, knowing how to comfort those left behind is not easy and sending funeral flowers can be sometimes even more difficult. What is appropriate as funeral wreaths to memorialize relatives, or people to whom you are not related or those you’ve not personally met, such as the wife […]

West Haven CT Funeral Insurance – West Haven CT Burial Insurance Guide

‘Preneed’ or ‘prearrangement’ are terms coined by the funeral industry to describe the arrangement and payment of a funeral prior to death. If you wish the funerals to be in your own way, you should plan in advance of your or a beloved’s death. To prefinance the funerals, you may get one of West Haven […]

West Haven CT Funerals Checklist

Prior to engaging with a funeral home in West Haven CT, check with several funeral homes. Compare their costs along this West Haven CT funeral checklist.   ‘Simple’ Disposition of the Remains in West Haven CT:   – Immediate burial – Immediate cremation – If the cremation process is extra, how much is it? – […]

West Haven CT Cremation Services – West Haven CT Cremation Guide

As more people are choosing cremation in West Haven CT, funeral service professionals are striving to give consumers a true sense of what their many options are for West Haven CT cremation services. Often funeral directors find that people in West Haven CT have a preconception that they have fewer choices for a ceremony when […]

West Haven CT Caskets – West Haven CT Coffins Guide

A casket often is the single most expensive item you’ll buy if you plan a ‘traditional,’ full-service funeral. West Haven CT caskets vary widely in style and price and are sold primarily for their visual appeal. Typically, they’re constructed of metal, wood, fiberboard, fiberglass or plastic. Although an average casket costs slightly more than $2,000 […]

West Haven CT Urns – West Haven CT Funeral Urns for Ashes Guide

One of the main things to keep in mind when choosing a cremation urn in West Haven CT is that rushing to make a choice is usually not necessary. Many people assume that an urn will be available immediately after the cremation is completed, but that is not the case. Crematories in West Haven CT […]

West Haven CT Funeral Cost – West Haven CT Funeral Costs Guide

Funeral homes, cemeteries and other service providers in West Haven CT expect to receive payment in full at the time of the funeral. With the average cost of a funeral around $8,000 in the United States for example, it can be a hardship if you have not planned ahead for this expenditure. There are several […]

West Haven CT Funeral Services – West Haven CT Funeral Services Professionals

West Haven CT Funeral Services: Embalming   Many funeral homes in West Haven CT require embalming if you’re planning a viewing or visitation. But embalming generally is not necessary or legally required if the body is buried or cremated shortly after death. Eliminating this service can save you hundreds of dollars. Under the Funeral Rule, […]

West Haven CT Burial Arrangements – West Haven CT Burial Arrangement Guide

Every West Haven CT family is different, and not everyone wants the same type of funeral. West Haven CT burial arrangements practices are influenced by religious and cultural traditions, costs and personal preferences. These factors help determine whether the funeral will be elaborate or simple, public or private, religious or secular, and where it will […]

West Haven CT Funeral Homes – West Haven CT Funeral Home Guide

Many people in West Haven CT don’t realize that they are not legally required to use a funeral home to plan and conduct a funeral. However, because they have little experience with the many details and legal requirements involved and may be emotionally distraught when it’s time to make the plans, many people find the […]