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Family Hospice Memorial Boat Cruise on the Rivers of Pittsburgh

Family Hospice is holding a Memorial Boat Cruise on Saturday, September 28, where attendees are welcome to join in a breakfast buffet while sailing the rivers of Pittsburgh onboard the Gateway Clipper “Duchess”, before a flower-casting ceremony near the Point. Coping with the Loss of a Loved One Every person must cope…...

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Cremation Cost in Pittsburgh

The cremation cost in Pittsburgh depends on whether you choose a simple cremation package with or without a viewing and service before or after the cremation.  You may also choose other items, such as cremation urns and memorial jewelry Cremation Packages Pittsburgh families can now make complete arrangements for a…...

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What to Do After Pre-Planning Your Cremation

In this article, we’ll discuss one of the most important things to do after pre-planning your cremation. There’s no question that planning ahead can make all the difference to your family.  Pre-planning your funeral or cremation should be a natural part of life because it provides you with the time…...

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Who Can Authorize Cremation in Pennsylvania?

Who can authorize cremation in Pennsylvania?  A new law changed part of the right to disposition law in Pennsylvania to allow for majority rule. When someone desires cremation as a method of disposition, it’s important to consider the legal progression for complying with their wishes after death. Legal Next of…...

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Choosing Low Cost Cremation Services in Pittsburgh

Do not choose cremation services in Pittsburgh based solely on low price. Instead, choose a firm that is focused on integrity, high cremation standards, and not low cost. When you decide to make your cremation arrangements in Pittsburgh, other factors pertaining to the cremation provider are far more important than price.…...

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How to Transport Your Loved One’s Ashes on a Plane

If you plan on traveling with your loved one’s ashes, here are three helpful tips for flying with cremated remains. We often talk with families who have suffered a loss about what they plan to do with their loved one’s ashes. With cremation relieving some of the time constraints of…...

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How to Choose a Cremation Urn

Part of the cremation planning process involves selecting a suitable urn for the ashes.  Here are four things that you must know before buying a cremation urn. What Are You Planning To Do With the Ashes? Much will depend on your plans for the ashes.  For example, if you plan…...

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Online Cremation Services from a Trusted Local Family Business

Online Cremation Services Our new cremation center was designed to give families an affordable cost cremation option from a trusted local family owned business. Making your own selections online for cremation services is convenient and can also lower the cost.  But it’s very important to know something about the firm…...

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Cremation Offers Flexibility When Planning a Memorial Service

Cremation offers flexibility for families when planning a memorial service. This is something to consider if you have family members living out of town. A memorial service can be scheduled to occur any time after the cremation occurs. Some people think that you must schedule everything right away like you…...

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How to Make Your Cremation Wishes Known

Trying to find out if someone prepaid for funeral or cremation services can be stressful, especially if they are no longer able to tell you.  Maybe they can’t tell you because of a recent illness, injury, or due to the gradual loss of their memory.  Sometimes, people even pass away…...

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