FAQ: What are the Traditions and Etiquette of a Funeral Procession?
A funeral procession is used to accompany the body or the cremated remains of a deceased person from the funeral service to the cemetery. A funeral procession allows for the family and frRead More
Elie Wiesel: A Voice For Peace Dies at 87
Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel was laid to rest after a private service at the Fifth Avenue Synagogue in New York City on Sunday, July 3, following his death the previous daRead More
The Greatest, Muhammad Ali, was Celebrated in Death as He was Admired in Life
Muhammad Ali, the heavyweight champion in the ring and “The People’s Champion” in the world, was laid to rest in Louisville, Kentucky following his death at age 74 on June 3 in Phoenix, ARead More
Famous Funerals to Inspire Us
Whether it is a funeral procession for a head of state attended by many thousands, a private service for a high-tech visionary, or a nation in mourning for a beloved literary figure, the eulogRead More
Fascinating Funeral Customs from Around the World
Every society has created and practiced their own form of remembrance and care of the dead. Different cultures around the world commemorate death with their own distinctive traditions, whetherRead More
Inspired Ideas to Personalize a Funeral Service
Funeral services give us the opportunity to celebrate the uniqueness of each individual and honor the character and values of the deceased’s family through thoughtful and personalized touches.Read More
Featured FAQ: What are the Rules for a Funeral Procession?
The funeral procession takes place when the funeral ceremony and the burial are both held within the local area, as friends and relatives accompany the family to the cemetery. The procession iRead More