communicated with the necessary medical parties, you should contact a funeral
director right away. They will come to your location, even to your home, to
talk over what kind of funeral arrangements you would like to make. Your loved
one may have a pre-arranged funeral plan, in which case you would want to
contact the specific funeral director.
want to call other family members and friends before the meeting. It’s
important to have the support of others during this time. Close family members
can also help you make decisions about funeral specifics.
funeral director, you’ll make decisions like:
have to do is make the decisions. Your funeral director will take care of all
the details from there, even as far as making a funeral announcement in the
newspaper and organising a visitation service.
funerals take place between 2–5 days after the death. If there are extenuating
circumstances of any kind, the ceremony may be delayed. However, under normal
circumstances, you can proceed at your own pace.
probably not very familiar with funeral procedures or how to organise a
funeral. This is something most people are only involved in once or twice
during their lifetime. Central Highlands Funeral Service is here to help you
through it, one step at a time. You just tell us what you want and we’ll take
care of all the arrangements.