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Frequently Asked Questions

At Heritage Cremation Provider we get many questions about cremation services. Questions that range from whether or not you can have funeral services before a cremation, to how to cope with the loss of a loved one. It is our hope that by answering many of these questions online we can be of assistance to you if you are suffering a current loss, or pre-planning a future cremation service. Our staff is always prepared to answer any questions you may have in regards to our services and also what steps your family must take after the loss of a loved one. Listed below are our most frequently asked questions and answers to help you better prepare for the days ahead. If you do not see a question you may have, feel free to call us at anytime and we will be happy to assist you.

What are the choices for interment of the deceased?
What options are available for entombment?
How do interment options differ for cremated remains?
What are the considerations in choosing between earth burial and entombment?
How do I arrange a burial at sea?
What is cremation and how is it done?
What preparation is required before cremation?
Are there any legal restrictions regarding cremation?
If cremation is selected, what should be done with the ashes?
What type of container is used for cremated remains?
How does a whole body or organ donation affect funeral ceremonies?
How do I become an organ donor?
Can there be a funeral ceremony when cremation has been chosen?
What am I suppose to do when I am faced with the loss of a loved one?