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Losing a loved one is never an easy time. If you have family of friends from out of town coming for the service, navigating around Manhattan and finding accommodations and restaurants can be a daunting task. Fortunately, our Manhattan Funeral Home Resource Guide is here to help educate you about the business and services located around our funeral home in Manhattan New York.
Planning a funeral is no doubt- one of the most difficult and overwhelming things to plan, especially when grief is upon you. Here are 6 basic steps in the process of planning a funeral. Contact Provenzano Lanza, and we will help you from start to finish.
When your loved one passes, it is most common for a viewing and a funeral to be held just days after. It can be overwhelmng and stressful that's why we urge you to call us immediately so we can help you from start to finish.
It is not an immediate responsibility, but you will need to visit your local cemeteries to find the final resting place for your loved one if you do not already have one. You will also need to arrange a burial ceremony if you choose to have one.
Whether you have chosen to do a viewing with a funeral with a burial service or a viewing with a funeral and cremation, you will need to choose how your friends and family will say their goodbyes by choosing an urn, casket or even memorial jewelry for after the ceremony.
Some of your friends and family may be coming from out of town to pay their respects and say their final goodbyes. Some will need to make day to day arrangements to be present for the service, so contacting them as soon as you can is a good idea.
Friends and family members may want to say a few words and share experiences about your loved one. Sometimes they will be direct in telling you they would like to speak, other times you may have to extend the invitation.
If you have chosen a graveside burial service, transportation will be involved and needs to be arranged. There are options regarding transportation such as a family car, a flower car and, of course, the hearse.
No matter where you choose to have your loved one buried, our staff is happy to work with the cemetery to ensure we give your loved one a proper goodbye. Below are a few of the cemeteries located nearby our funeral home in Manhattan.
Cedar Grove Cemetery
4902 Laurel Hill Blvd. - Woodside NY
Calvary Cemetery is a Catholic cemetery and has is one of the largest and oldest cemeteries in the United States. The cemetery spans 365 acres and is divided into 4 sections.
All of the big name chain hotels are located throughout New York City. There are also a number of independently owned hotels near our funeral home in Manhattan. Below is selection of our recommended hotels, all of which are within walking distance.
Hotel Indigo Lower Eastside New York
171 Ludlow St. - $$$
Hotel Indigo is a newer property in the lower eastside of New York. Its offers guests modern luxuries, excellent customer service, and spectacular views. With a roof top bar and view of the city, it is the perfect place to toast your loved one and share stories.
The Bowery Hotel
335 Bowery St. - $$
Located in the east village, this hotel offers an outdoor terrace, restaurant and bar area, and excellent customer service and staff. It is located near popular New York Landmarks.
The Lafayette House
38 E 4th St. - $
The Lafayette House offers a quiet escape from the fast paced New York hustle and bustle. It is in an excellent location in the east village that is close to our funeral home and surrounded by ample dining and nightlife options.
New York City is home to some of the best cuisine in the world. There are countless restaurants offering different kinds of cuisine all located in Manhattan near our funeral home. Having a meal together where you share stories about your loved one is an excellent way to cope and comfort your loved ones.
215 E 4th St. - $$$
Chouchou specializes in Moroccan food and offers an intimate setting. It offers a relatively simple menu but produces delicious food that is sure to please. The staff is always attentive and exceptional.
22 W 8th St. - $$
Amelie is a popular restaurant known for their fast and personable service. Specializing in French cuisine, this restaurant is sure to please guests of all tastes. They can accommodate larger groups if a reservation is made in advance.
Our map identifies all of the above mentioned locations.