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What Happens When a Death Occurs Far from Home?

Posted on May 8th, 2021
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When a death occurs far from home it can cause a lot of stress and confusion for the surviving family members as to what steps need to be taken to bring their loved one back home. Within the funeral service industry there are resources and protocols in place to deal with this exact situation and […]

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What is a green burial?

Posted on April 12th, 2021
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WHAT IS GREEN BURIAL? Green (or natural) burial emphasizes simplicity and environmental sustainability. The body is neither cremated nor prepared with chemicals such as embalming fluids. It is simply placed in a biodegradable coffin or shroud and interred without a concrete burial vault. The grave site is allowed to return to nature. The goal is […]

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Veterans Funeral Benefits

Posted on March 4th, 2021
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As a giveback to those who proudly served our country, the federal government has programs and systems place to ensure that our veterans receive the proper treatment after death.As long as a veteran was honorably discharged or medically discharged they are entitled to burial in a National Veterans Cemetery. In the New York tri-state Area […]

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The Cost Of Funeral Services

Posted on February 5th, 2021
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Many families when reaching out to the funeral home for the first time to report the passing of a loved one will often inquire about pricing information and the expected cost of the funeral service. There are many variables to a funeral service such as burial or cremation, open casket or closed casket for the […]

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Funerals & Covid19

Posted on January 11th, 2021
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Over the course of the last year the funeral service industry has been turned completely upside down just as many other industries have been. We went from traditional funeral services to non attendee private cremations and burials within weeks of the surge of covid19 in the New York tri-state area. To date many families are […]

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