Most families have already given some thought to the choice of a funeral establishment, so
when there is a death, they know whom to call.
In the days immediately following a death,
you will rely on your funeral director to be present when you most need his or her
assistance to help receive callers during the visitaiton, to guide you through the maze of
paperwork and to offer support after the service. You can take comfort knowing he or she is
also quietly working behind the scenes to take care of many important details for your
family while creating a fitting tribute for the deceased.
Possibly not until after the
funeral service will you fully appreciate the vast amount of detail, the numerous
specialized service and the tremendous responsibilities the funeral director has assumed in
serving your family at this time of need and often for a considerable period of time to