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2019

Can I Still Be Cremated If I Want to Be an Organ Donor?

Yes – in fact, organ or tissue donation will not affect ceremony or disposition options in any way. The donation process almost never impacts funeral plan

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2019

What Are My Options for Scattering?

Scattering has become a popular method of final disposition for a person who has been cremated yet many families are unaware of the options and the restric

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2019

Cremation: It’s all About The Options

Cremation has become an increasingly popular method of disposition. The cremation experts at Keohane will answer all your questions about cremation and hel

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2019

Are There Rules in Massachusetts Regarding Cremation?

Cremation is an increasingly popular disposition option. As the South Shore’s cremation experts, our team is carefully trained to guide you through the pro

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2019

What Do I Do if a Death Occurs Out of Town?

It can be a difficult time when a loved one dies, but when the death occurs away from home, it can be even more complicated and stressful. Nowadays, people tend to spend extended time awa

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2019

Who is the Funeral for – the Dead or the Living?

While the funeral honors the person who has died, the benefits of participating in the rituals surrounding a funeral are most important for those left behind. Funerals are ceremonies that

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2019

What is the Difference Between a Funeral Service and a Memorial Service?

Some people use the terms funeral service and memorial service interchangeably leading to some confusion on the issue. However, there is a distinct difference between the two. A funeral s

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2018

Slow Down When Planning a Funeral

The death of a close friend or family member can be a very stressful time, and there are many decisions to face, especially when making funeral arrangements for a loved one. In today’s so

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2018

Two American Icons Memorialized with Deeply Personal Tributes

Over the Labor Day weekend, two extraordinary Americans were laid to rest with outsized memorials to match their larger-than-life personalities, talents and accomplishments – Aretha Frank

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2018

Featured FAQ: Why do we have pallbearers?

A long-standing tradition, pallbearers are ceremonial escorts in charge of carrying the casket from the funeral service to the burial. It is an honor to be chosen as a pallbearer and a wa

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