With a direct cremation, you may not have held a memorial service. However, there are several heartfelt ways to honor your loved one: Connect with family and friends who also loved the departed Hold a wake with friends, share memories, prepare their favorite dishes, or watch a beloved movie together. Consider celebrating their birthday with a
When facing the difficult task of planning a funeral, understanding the terminology used in the industry can empower you to make informed decisions. This knowledge can be particularly invaluable during a time when emotions run high. What is After Care following a funeral? After Care encompasses the resources offered to the bereaved family after the
Ralph Waldo Emerson said, “the only gift is a portion of thyself.” What better gift to give than organ donation upon your death? Even though organ donation is a practice that is over half a century old (the first successful donation was in 1954), there are still many questions about organ donation. Here are some
Many people only think about funeral homes when a family member or loved one passes away. But funeral homes in Montreal offer many different services well before and after death: Funeral Pre-planning in Montreal Our funeral directors can guide you through the process of pre-planning your own funeral or that of a loved one. This
If you have to plan the funeral of a loved one, it can be intimidating to talk to a funeral director and to go to your local funeral home. Information about what to expect can help reduce the nervousness. Planning a funeral in Montreal is probably one of the most difficult tasks most people face.
Funerals are an important part of the grieving process. The continuing pandemic may make it difficult to travel, or there may be many different reasons that some people are going to be unable to be physically present at the funeral. Fortunately, funeral homes in Montreal have responded to that need by offering streaming services. Virtual
The language of death and funeral arrangements can often be confusing because it’s unfamiliar. Most people have many questions about funeral services. Whether you’re considering burial or cremation in Montreal, our funeral directors are here to help you understand the options. What is a crematory? A crematory is the facility where remains are reduced to ashes.
There’s a misconception about cremation that says you can’t have a viewing, wake, or visitation if the person is cremated. The short answer is that you can have any kind of funeral service you want, regardless of whether you choose burial or cremation. There are some considerations if you choose a direct cremation in Montreal,
When a loved one dies, you may have to make many decisions for final arrangements. Even if your loved one wanted to be cremated, you may not completely understand your options. Learn about the types of cremation in Montreal to make the right choice for your loved one. What is included in a traditional cremation?
Death is a topic that is often avoided. People do not want to talk about mortality. They don’t want to think about losing their loved ones. Because we often avoid the conversation, there are a lot of myths about cremation. Because burial has been the traditional method of caring for the deceased, some people believe