Selecting the appropriate funeral merchandise is an important step during the arrangement process for every type of service. Depending upon your desired method of disposition (cremation or burial) you will need different funeral products to help care for the remains. To assist you during the buying process, we have provided information about popular cremation and burial merchandise groupings. If you have any additional questions about our funeral products, please contact us today.
If you are interested in planning a cremation service, there are many different products to choose from. Urns are standard for most cremation services, but many people also choose to purchase pieces of cremation keepsakes and memorial jewelry.
An urn is a container used to store the ashes of the deceased after they have been cremated. They are typically constructed from high quality materials like glass, ceramic, metal, crystal, or wood. There are also a number of specialty urns available that feature beautiful artistic sculptures or certain urns that can be used for ash scattering ceremonies.
Cremation Keepsakes & Jewelry
Many people wish to keep a piece of their loved one with them forever. We offer a large selection of cremation jewellery and keepsakes that allow you to keep a lock of hair, small portion of the cremated remains, a dried flower from the service or the deceased’s finger print engraved on the jewelry.These keepsakes are special items that allow you to feel a connection to your loved one.
Cremation With A Funeral Service
For those that are interested in holding a funeral service prior to cremation you will need many of the products that are included with a cremation service like an urn or cremation keepsakes. Because the funeral service typically takes place before the cremation takes place, you will need a casket to have your loved one rest in during the service.
A casket is an important part of any funeral service. Not only is it used to display the deceased during the funeral service, the casket provides a dignified way to store and move the deceased’s remains. Each of the caskets we offer have been selected by our staff for the beauty, durability, and affordable price. If you are interested in having your loved one’s casket used during the cremation, you may be interested in purchasing a metal free wooden casket.
A container to hold the deceased’s remains in necessary for cremation. Cremation caskets are constructed from durable and combustible materials like cardboard or fiberboard. Many of our cremation caskets are built to replicate a traditional casket and can also be used to display the deceased during a funeral service.
If your family is interested in having the remains buried after the cremation, an urn vault is required by many cemeteries. The purpose of an urn vault to help protect the urn but more importantly, keep the cemetery safe. After the ground has be disturbed by digging and refilling a grave, it is not as stable as it once was. The urn vault helps secure the ground and prevent it from collapsing when people or machines pass over the grave.
Traditional funerals typical include a burial service instead of a cremation. With this type of service, you will need to purchase a casket and a burial vault to bury your loved one in most cemeteries. Caskets as previously mentioned, serve to hold and transport the remains of the deceased. Caskets come in a selection of different types of wood and metal finishes. A burial vault is quite similar to an urn vault. It serves the same purpose in that it protects the casket while helping prevent the ground from collapsing if a machine or person walks over it.
For more information about our funeral merchandise or assistance with planning a cremation or burial service. Please feel free to contact us. A member of our staff would be happy to assist you.
View Our Cremation Urn Selection
Designed to meet the needs of the growing number of families choosing cremation, our collection of cremation urns includes traditional urns made from wood, marble, ceramic, or bronze; as well as biodegradable urns for scattering ashes.
Cremation Keepsakes & Jewelry
We know what today’s families are looking for in memorialization, and we were committed to providing them with only the highest-quality cremation jewelry, at very affordable prices.
A vault is often required by a cemetery to ensure proper grounds maintenance and to protect the
casket. View our selection of vaults, many with optional decorative elements, here.