Plan a Traditional Funeral

Planning a funeral is one of life’s more difficult experiences. Death can bring about feelings that are hard to express, and on top of heavy emotions, family members are faced with deciding how best to honour a loved one.

Traditional funerals, based on long-established tradition, are one way to pay tribute to a life. Usually consisting of a visitation, a funeral or memorial service, and casketed burial, traditional funerals are symbol of respect and honour for a family member or friend.

Dedicated Dignity Memorial® professionals can help bring a personal touch to a traditional funeral service, allowing a loved one's uniqueness to be celebrated and remembered. From funeral planning to choosing a permanent memorial, we are here to walk you through every step.


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What is a funeral?

A funeral is a service that brings people together to celebrate and remember someone they loved through songs, stories and more. It can bring comfort and peace for affected families and friends while representing the unique life of the person lost.

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Choosing a casket

There are caskets to suit every personality and budget, and we want you to understand the details. Our guide will help you make an informed decision so you can choose a casket that reflects your personal style and preferences.

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Plan a beautiful, personal remembrance

Particular passions, milestone moments and legacies created weave together to tell a unique story. The Insider’s Guide to Funeral & Cremation Planning will walk you through inspirational ideas and the simple steps to planning a very personal celebration. Fill out the form and a planning advisor will contact you to answer your questions and provide a customized estimate for final expenses.

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