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Trusted Cremation Services in Little Caillou

  • Family owned and operated for over two decades
  • Compassionate community service close to home
  • Heritage cremation serves all faiths
  • Simple - Affordable - Dignified
  • 24 hour-a-day availability
  • Only $695 - $1395

Cremation Services Include

  • Transportation of the deceased to the crematory
  • Obtaining certified copies of death certificate
  • Assistance in filing for VA & Social Security Benefits
  • Rigid container (for the return of the cremated remains)
Only $695 - $1395

Package Pricing does not include: cash advance items, state fees for permits, certified copies of the death certificates, alternative cremation container, sales tax or newspaper charges. You will be able to see final cost prior to payment.

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Veteran's Benefits

If your loved one was in the military they may qualify for a burial with Military Funeral Honors or (MFH). This Veterans benefit includes an Honor Guard detail of not less than two Armed Services members at the burial or memorial, burial in a Government cemetery, and a grave marker.

  Social Security Benefits

Family members of the deceased may be entitled to receive Social Security benefits if the deceased worked long enough and had Social Security taken out of their paycheck...

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Understanding What is Involved with Cremation Services in Little Caillou(LA)

Little Caillou(LA) cremation services understand that death is often a particularly difficult set of circumstances for people to discuss, but for some this is the beginning of a magnificent path to eternal life in heaven.

You might find some members of your family are extremely reluctant to discuss anything to do with arranging a cremation or burial. This is naturally a favorite discussion for people in their senior years, but it isn't common for parents and children to carry out joint discussions about cremation services in Little Caillou(LA).

Making Your Own Choices?

In life, some people are able to arrange cremation services in Little Caillou(LA) exactly in accordance with the requirements of the person who has died. Unfortunately, many younger people are taken from life without a moment's notice and their views and wishes may never be known.

Where possible, your family will appreciate you mentioning whether Little Caillou(LA) cremation services will be required after your death or whether you would prefer a funeral, even though that may be one of the most difficult conversations you will ever embrace in life.

Is a Decision Based Partially on Cost?

If you are not already aware, Little Caillou(LA) cremation services will be able to show you and explain why a cremation is far less expensive when compared to holding a full burial funeral service.

Some people may make the decision based purely on the cost while others, who have attended both cremations and burials, will explain how cremation services in Little Caillou(LA) can often present a much more comforting funeral service when compared to the burial of a body and all of the people standing around the hole in the ground.

In this state, only around 15% of people are presently cremated. Cremation services in Little Caillou(LA) will be able to explain that these figures have increased dramatically over the past few years and that in many other states across the US, over 70% of people are cremated.

Some people suggest a cremation is not correct based upon religious choices, but the majority of religions fully accept the use of cremation as a final goodbye to a person's body after their experiences on earth. Little Caillou(LA) cremation services will be able to explain which religions completely forbid the exercise of a cremation, but it is still a very individual choice for you and your family to make.

Religious Thoughts

A funeral arranged by cremation services in Little Caillou(LA) can be just as religious as the alternative choice of a burial. Many religious people will explain that having read the Bible, there is nothing to suggest that a cremation does not match their with soul and spirit beliefs. All bodies will eventually decay and turn into dust in the earth; the cremation process just speeds the development along.

Are You Worried About the Funeral Service?

For people who are worried that cremation services in Little Caillou(LA) won't provide a full funeral service unless a person is being buried, once you have experienced a cremation you will find it is not a substitution for a funeral. Simply put, it is another method of preparing a deceased's body for their final disposition.

On the day of the cremation, with arrangements completed by Little Caillou(LA) cremation services, the coffin will be brought into the chapel where the mourners will already have gathered or some will choose to follow the coffin.

The service can include music that is particularly special to the person who has died and while this can be a religious selection of hymns, it can also be the deceased's favorite classical music or more popular music from recent years and arranged by Little Caillou(LA) cremation services.

Friends and family will be invited to say a few words where they can share their most personal stories that connect them with the deceased in much the same way as a funeral service that completes with a burial.

Almost at the end of the funeral service, cremation services in Little Caillou(LA) will arrange for a curtain to be pulled around the coffin and that is the last you will see it until the ashes of the deceased are returned in either a privately selected urn or a model of choice from the crematorium.

The mourners are then able to leave the chapel area where they can either inspect any floral tributes or use the opportunity to meet with family members and friends that they haven't seen for a long time.

Cremation services in Little Caillou(LA) will explain that the deceased and their coffin are not usually cremated immediately. Thinking carefully about the environment, most if not all of the cremations will take place in a specific period of the day.

There are very stringent controls, which Little Caillou(LA) cremation services will explain to you which ensures that each individual being cremated is very carefully tagged throughout the entire process so that you can be 100% sure that the white and grey ashes that are returned to you are exactly as you would expect them.

Arranging cremation services in Little Caillou(LA) will be a very difficult and trying time for anyone, whether this is their first time or whether they have completed this task before. They can rest assured that they will be kindly and carefully guided all the way through the process by Little Caillou(LA) cremation services.