Funeral Planning Resources & Support

Ideas & Resources

Death is among the more difficult things we deal with in life. Dignity Memorial® is here to help.

We offer guidance about planning in advance, what to do when death is near and how to show your support.


Prepaid funeral, cremation & cemetery plans

The greatest gift you can give loved ones is planning and funding your final arrangements in advance, whatever they may be.


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Advice & Resources

Celebrations of life

A celebration of life should be as unique as the person it honors. Create an unforgettable tribute based on what makes you or your loved one special.


How to view a livestream funeral


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Cemetery Property

Cemetery memorials leave lasting legacies and are peaceful places of remembrance for generations.

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Cemetery property

Whether traditional in-ground burial plot, mausoleum space, cremation niche or other option, we have cemetery property to suit you.

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Grand Foyer of Hillcrest Mausoleum

Cemetery property

Whether traditional in-ground burial plot, mausoleum space, cremation niche or other option, we have cemetery property to suit you.

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Cremation

Cremation is an increasingly common choice. Our experts can walk you through the process, from planning a service to choosing cemetery property.

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Veterans death benefits

How much does a grave marker cost?


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Cremation

Families choose cremation for its simplicity and flexibility. The memorial service, final resting place and even keepsake jewelry can all be customized to suit unique needs.

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Cremation Costs

Cremation costs can vary depending on the type of funeral service as well as the urn and monument you choose for a lasting remembrance. Find out about the costs associated with cremation. 

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Cremation Costs

Cremation costs can vary depending on the type of funeral service as well as the urn and monument you choose for a lasting remembrance. Find out about the costs associated with cremation. 

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Cremation and scattering gardens

Cremation urns and containers


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Advice & Resources

Traditional funerals

Based on time-honored customs, traditional funerals offer the comfort of rituals passed down through generations. Whether solemn or uplifting, they are often more formal affairs in traditional settings.

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Funeral packages to ease the planning process

We know funeral planning can seem overwhelming. Designed to simplify your choices, we offer bundled funeral packages that group services and merchandise together to help you create a meaningful and touching tribute.

Our Dignity Memorial funeral packages may include:

  • Services of our professional and compassionate associates to guide the funeral planning process
  • Care and preparation of your loved one
  • A selection of service and gathering options to meet your family’s needs and wishes
  • Options for personalizing your loved one’s memorial
  • Transportation services

Speak to your local Dignity Memorial provider to learn more


Funeral flowers

Funeral transportation

Religious and cultural traditions


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Advice & Resources

When Death Is Near

Based on time-honored customs, traditional funerals offer the comfort of rituals passed down through generations. Whether solemn or uplifting, they are often more formal affairs in traditional settings.

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Contact Dignity Memorial

Get in touch to provide feedback or ask questions regarding obituaries, billing, policies and procedures or other topics. We appreciate the opportunity to serve you.

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Contact Dignity Memorial

Get in touch to provide feedback or ask questions regarding obituaries, billing, policies and procedures or other topics. We appreciate the opportunity to serve you.

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Preparing for death

Arrangement conference checklist

Funeral poems and readings


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Advice & Resources

How to Show Support

There are all kinds of ways to show that you care. But what’s the best way to convey your sincere sympathy? Let us help you find the right words and actions..

Ways to show sympathy

As friends or family members of those grieving, it can be a struggle to find the right words or gestures to adequately express sympathy. Here are some ways to offer comfort and support.

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Send love and flowers

Flowers express sympathy, friendship and love. Let our floral experts design an arrangement that shows just how much you care.


What to say when someone dies

What to write in a sympathy card

Comforting those who grieve


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Advice & Resources

Grief Library

Losing a loved one is among the hardest things many of us will ever face. Dealing with death is difficult, and grief can sometimes be overwhelming.

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Speak with a Dignity Memorial planning advisor today.