Today, more people are choosing to pre-plan their funeral or memorial service in consideration of their loved ones. By pre-planning, making these decisions before the need arises, you are able to relieve your family and friends of making difficult decisions at difficult times.
These could include whether you would like a traditional funeral or a simple memorial service; a burial or cremation. It also includes making decisions ahead of time on specific items, such as place, types of decorations, people you would like to notify, flowers, clothing and other things that are important to you.
You are able to make your wishes clearly understood. And you are also able to pay for these services in advance, if you wish.
Answers to some of the most common questions regarding preplanning:
How do I pre-arrange a funeral or memorial service?
It's easy. Just schedule an appointment at your convenience with our staff at Eagle Funeral Homes. We will meet you an dyour family wherever you prefer, in the comfort of your home or at the funeral home.
What information do I need?
Facts about yourself. Your address, social security number, religious affiliation, military service records, and the names of your family members. this will be your time to tell us about the type of service you prefer, so bring along your thoughts and wishes as well. We encourage you to discuss these preferences with family and friends, and perhaps your clergy or other advisor. Feel free to ask these people to be with you when you make pre-arrangements if you wish.
What will a pre-arranged funeral service cost?
Cost is a matter of your choice. Our funeral planning advisor will give you all the information you need to make informed decisions. We encourage you to seriously consider funding the pre-planned service to protect you from the impact of inflation and to protect your family from having to pay for your services. If you chose to pre-fund your service, you will lock in today's prices and your selected services will be quaranteed.
If you need nursing home care or other monetary assistance in the future, your pre-funded service cannot be taken away from you. Yet if you move, your arrangements can move with you to the funeral home of your choice. Our funeral planning advisor will share all these details with you during your meeting.
We will be pleased to meet with you in the privacy of your home, to answer your questions about pre-planning and to give you a free funeral analysis. We will explain how you can protect your resources from inflation and will provide you with a free emergency notification card at no obligation.
For more information, or to schedule an appointment please contact the Eagle Funeral Home counselor in your area.