When planning a service, you have many options available to you and we will do all that we can to provide a beautiful and respectful ceremony. No matter your choice, we can offer you a space to join with family and friends in grief, comfort and love. And above all, we will do our utmost to honor your loved one. We will be happy to go over all your options and answer any questions that you may have.
Legacy Farewell Celebrations - A Service Of Distinction
A Legacy Farewell Celebration is a special time for family and friends to comfort one another, begin to find healing and celebrate a life well lived. Whether you choose burial or cremation, you can hold a funeral service to honor your loved one. We are happy to provide a traditional funeral or something completely unique. Many cultures and religions have special funeral traditions and we will do our best to accommodate your requests. This is a moment for you and your family and we are honored to help you in any way that we can.
Twilight Service Of Remembrance
A Twilight service is a time to remember your loved one the evening before the celebration service. Giving the opportunity of loved ones to express themselves, What’s important is that it creates a time and a place for family and friends to gather together and support one another, share memories and pay their respects.
A casket burial is a traditional service and there are many options you can choose from. We can provide an immediate burial without a public service; a visitation, viewing or wake with a closed or open casket; a funeral service at our funeral home, church or private home and a graveside service at a cemetery. You can choose whether you’d like a public or private service or a combination. It is entirely up to you how you wish to pay your respects.
Farewell Cremation Services
Cremation has become a popular option for many people because it can be more flexible as to where and when you hold a service. You can have a traditional funeral service before a cremation or a memorial service at any time with or without the urn present. You can keep the urn, scatter the ashes or have the urn buried in a grave or columbarium where we can hold a service. Whether you choose burial or cremation, we’re here to offer you a meaningful ceremony.
Disaster Mortuary Response Teams
DMORTs are composed of funeral directors, medical examiners, pathologists, forensic anthropologists, finger print specialists, forensic odontologists, dental assistants, administrative specialists, and security specialists. They are deployed to supplement federal, state, local, tribal and territorial resources at the request of local authorities. They help families, friends and communities find closure so that they can move forward and begin to heal.
DMORT members provide technical assistance and consultation on fatality management and mortuary affairs. DMORTs may be called on to provide a wide range of services, such as:
tracking and documenting human remains and personal effects
establishing temporary morgue facilities
assisting in the determination of cause and manner of death
collecting ante-mortem data
collection of medical records, dental records, or DNA of victims from next of kin to assist in victim identification
performing postmortem data collection
documentation during field retrieval and morgue operations
performing forensic dental pathology and forensic anthropology methods
processing and re-interment of disinterred remains preparation