Jessie Martinez

Answering Some Cremation Questions That Stem From The Nature Of Human Curiosity

Cremation is more popular these days than traditional burial is. However, there are still a lot of questions hanging around that tend to stem from people just being curious as humans often are about matters associated with death. Here are a few of those questions and the answers you may be interested to know.  Are the cremains you get actually of the deceased? This is a really common question, and there are a lot of myths surrounding the whole idea. Read More 

Pre Arranged Funeral Arrangements: Why This Benefits You Now

One thing you can do as you age is this: create pre-arranged funeral arrangements for yourself and your spouse, if you have one. Pre-arranging your funeral with a funeral director of your choice carries a lot of benefits and makes your eventual passing far easier for those still living. Pre-arranged funeral arrangements help you in the present as much as these efforts benefit you in the future. Learn just why pre-arranged funeral arrangements are beneficial to you now. Read More 

Three Myths About Funerals And Why Today’s Funerals Aren’t What You Think

For most people, a funeral is something they only have to plan a few times in their life. As a result, people have an image in their mind of what a funeral has to be and how much it has to cost. Unfortunately, this causes some people to avoid traditional funeral homes. But the truth is, you can get exactly what you want out of a funeral. Here's a look at three of the most common myths about funerals. Read More 

Cremation Is Very Beneficial For Young Children Who Lost Both Parents

The death of a loved one is never natural and is often particularly devastating for those who lose a parent. This problem is a struggle at any age but is almost always the most difficult for young children. Thankfully, cremation can help this child cope with death more healthily and give them a reminder of their parents forever. Parental Loss Devastates Most Children Young children rely on their parents for emotional support in ways that can be hard for people to remember as they age. Read More 

Is It A Good Idea To Postpone The Funeral During This Time?

With a moratorium on public gatherings currently in effect, people are struggling to figure out how best to handle funerals for loved ones who have passed away. One option frequently floated around is to postpone funerals until things go back to normal, but here are two things you need to consider before deciding this is the best way to go. You Need to Store the Body When a person dies, the body starts decomposing almost immediately, which is why there's typically a rush to get it into cold storage or embalmed as quickly as possible. Read More