There are several items to consider, both for pre-need and pre-planning.
We've put together a list of 21 items one should start planning or will have to plan immediately upon the sudden death of a love done. We hope this guide will come in handy for whenever it will be needed.
Select a funeral director*
Select a cemetery
Purchase burial property
Select the casket*
Select the vault*
Select the Memorial
Decide location of service
Select clergy or person you want to officiate
Provide information for eulogy
Arrange for music and visitation
Arrange type of service (military, etc.)
Provide obituary to newspaper
Answer calls, messages and letters
Get addresses for thank you cards
Meet funeral director
Check and sign burial permit
Arrange for special memorial service
Check the will for special wishes
Order the death certificate
Look after house, children and pets
*These items can be pre-planned in advance at Guam Windward Memorial
Have you thought about pre-planning the above items for yourself and/or your loved ones? Yes it is tough to think of and we understand, but for most who can look past the taboo of it all, will find that pre-planning can only bring peace of mind to those you love. Find the beauty in death and secure a place where your future loved ones can come and feel that much closer to you when you pass. Book online to meet with our one of our pre-need specialists today.