Full Service Funeral
The body is present, whether the casket is open or not, there is a service held, and the body is driven in a funeral procession to a place of interment. If cremation is selected, then there would be no procession. The Funeral Home would make arrangements to have the body taken to the crematory.
A service without the body present. This is the case in the event that the body was cremated, or never recovered. An urn or container holding the cremains is usually present.
Is the means of disposition by putting the body in the ground, or interring in a crypt or mausoleum?
No service, body is taken to place of interment by Funeral Home staff for burial. There is usually a graveside service.
Is the disposition of the body to ashes, by means of heat.
* People choose cremation for many different reasons: religious, environmental, and economical. If you or someone you know is considering cremation, it’s important to know and understand all of the choices available. You can still have a public viewing if you choose to have a body cremated. It is just an alternative way of disposition.
Body is taken directly to crematory by funeral Home, and cremains delivered to Family.
A facility designed to hold a retort, which is the oven which is used to cremate the body.
The ashes left after the body is cremated.