Know the Facts
The death of a loved one is a tragedy every household experiences.
Most families will find themselves poorly prepared to deal with the problems,
indecisions, and costs a death forces on them.
The decision to prearrange your cemetery or funeral needs today is very economically
sound, although the strongest reasons to prearrange are love and peace of mind.
Benefits of Prearrangement
A couple can share their choices and decide together, therefore saving loved
ones heartache, expense and inconvenience at the time of death.
On a prearrangement basis, a family burial estate and/or funeral merchandise
can be selected by all family members, thus guaranteeing everyone’s
Based on the last five decades, we know the cost of cemetery and funeral arrangements
will continue to increase. Prearrangement allows the costs to be frozen at
- Conserves Insurance
Life insurance is for the living, not the deceased. Most life insurance is
purchased to allow a family time to adjust to the loss of income that a death
causes. If prearrangements are not made, a large amount of insurance proceeds
can be spent on cemetery and funeral items adding financial burdens to loved
ones left behind.
Funeral and memorialization costs are expenses every individual must plan
to pay. These needs can be met today out of current income through budget
payments. Payment at the time of death is traditionally made on a cash basis.
- Peace of Mind
When a death occurs in any family or among friends, the grief is tremendous
and the healing time very long. Prearrangement will have a positive impact
on your family and friends simply because you have made your own decision.
This peace of mind provides benefits far beyond the dollars spent.