Burial Options

Customized Burial Options Offer Flexibility

If burial is your choice or the choice of your loved one, you have many options when you choose a Dignity Memorial® provider. Our caring professionals will work with you as you select the merchandise and services that are right for you or your loved one.

You can select items individually or, to make the selection process even easier, Dignity Memorial providers offer a choice of four Dignity Memorial burial packages. Dignity Memorial packages are designed to simplify your choices and help you create a meaningful and personal tribute for your loved one. Our packages group together valuable services and merchandise while also taking into account your personal wishes. (Packages may not be available in all areas.)

 

Each package includes:

  • Contemporary celebration of life
  • Service of our professional staff
  • Care and preparation of the deceased
  • Visitation / Wake (one-day)
  • Church, chapel or graveside service
  • Necessary service vehicle(s)
  • Selection of casket
  • Outer burial container (where available)
  • Personalized stationery package
  • Everlasting Memorial® digital memorial tribute
  • Flower allowance (not available in Massachusetts)
  • Reception and Catering allowance (not available in Massachusetts)
  • Processing and filing of necessary government permits and authorizations


In addition to these services and merchandise selections, you can customize each package with your choice of our Family Support Options which are most beneficial to you and your family.

Four packages are available:

Legacy

Select from 5 recommended caskets and an outer burial container from our Legacy Collection

Premium Floral Selection

Personalized memorial stationery collection

Everlasting Memorial® digital tribute

Select 4 Family Support Options for estate management, comfort and remembrance

Heritage

Select from 4 recommended caskets and an outer burial container from our Heritage Collection

Deluxe Floral Selection

Personalized memorial stationery collection

Everlasting Memorial® digital tribute

Select 3 Family Support Options for estate management, comfort and remembrance

 
Honor

Select from 3 recommended caskets and an outer burial container from our Honor Collection

Large Floral Selection

Personalized memorial stationery collection

Everlasting Memorial® digital tribute

Select 2 Family Support Options for estate management, comfort and remembrance

Tribute

Select from 2 recommended caskets and an outer burial container (where available) from our Tribute Collection

Floral Selection

Personalized memorial stationery collection

Everlasting Memorial® digital tribute

Select 1 Family Support Option for estate management, comfort or remembrance

 

The merchandise and services included in a package may vary at different providers. Contact us to learn about the contents of the Dignity Memorial packages we offer.

 

Family Support Options

Depending on the package selected, families can choose one, two, three or four of the following Family Support Options to customize their package.

 

Aftercare® Planner

This comprehensive estate management guide is an invaluable tool in helping to finalize business and personal affairs.

 

Asset Recovery

Receive a summary report of your loved one’s known and unknown assets as well as recommendations for settling the estate.

 

Estate Fraud Protection

Protect your loved one’s estate from security breaches with Estate Fraud Protection. Services include notification to the three credit reporting agencies and the Direct Marketing Association.

 

Compassion Helpline® Counseling

Professionally trained grief counselors with advanced degrees provide unlimited 24-hour phone and e-mail counseling and up to three in-person visits throughout the year following your loss.

 

Memory Portrait on Canvas

Preserve a special memory or create a lasting tribute to your loved one with your favorite photograph reproduced in the style of an oil painting on canvas.

 

Timeless Touch™

Keep the memories of your loved one close at heart with an everlasting impression.

 

Dignity Memorial Benefits and Services

The following services and benefits of the Dignity Memorial network are included in every burial package.

 

100% Service Guarantee

We are committed to service beyond expectation. To that end, we offer this guarantee: if you let us know of anything we can do to better serve you before, during or after the service, we will do so immediately.

 

Bereavement Travel Services

Through our exclusive relationship with a national travel agency, you have access to the best available travel options throughout the United States, Canada and many international destinations.

 

Dignity Memorial Guidance Series™

The loss of a loved one and the accompanying grief are extremely difficult. Our Dignity Memorial Guidance Series was developed to support those coping with complex emotions.

 

Personal Planning Guide

The Dignity Memorial Personal Planning Guide helps you organize vital information including personal affairs, family heritage, military history, estate information and more.

 

National Transferability
Should you move more than 75 miles from where your original advance arrangements were made, your prearranged funeral services are fully transferable and will be honored by any Dignity Memorial provider in North America.

 

Everlasting Memorial® / Everlasting Moments™
Share and preserve your loved one’s life story with a tribute movie, photo gallery and online biography. A personalized hard cover keepsake book is also available.

 

Child / Grandchild Protection Plan
Acknowledging that nothing can ease the pain of losing a child or grandchild, we will provide funeral or cremation services at no cost, up to the level of the package you have selected, through any Dignity Memorial provider. The child or grandchild must be under 21 years of age and unmarried. Not available in Maryland.

 

We do not own or operate cemeteries in this state.

To locate a Dignity Memorial cemetery provider near you, click here.

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Cemetery Property Completes Your Plan

Choosing burial or cremation is only one part of making final arrangements. Remember to select cemetery property that is right for you. Click here to learn more.

Celebrate a Life Lived

The funeral service allows family and friends to honor, recognize and celebrate the life of their loved one. To learn more about planning a funeral service befitting of the life lived,

click here.

All Faiths, All Cultures Honored with Dignity®

Dignity Memorial® professionals are knowledgeable in the funeral and burial traditions of all faiths and cultures.

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