Burial benefits are available for spouses and dependents buried in a national cemetery include burial with the Veteran, perpetual care, and the spouse or dependents name and date of birth and death will be inscribed on the Veteran's headstone, at no cost to the family.
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A one time payment is payable to the surviving spouse if he or she was living with the beneficiary at the time of death, or if living apart, was eligible for Social Security benefits on the beneficiary's earnings record for the month of death.
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The popularity of scattering at sea is steadily growing as people look to the organic nature of the ocean to help them bring closure to the loss of a loved one. Scattering at sea combines a sense of finality and a sense of a new beginning. It returns us to nature and the origin of our being.
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services have been helping the residents of their town by providing well planned preparations, peaceful soothing environments and preserving traditions and customs that are longstanding for their loved ones in their time of need. Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services have many staff members that are personally involved in the town where their work, they give back to the community, as well as servicing the community, Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services believe in enhancing the quality of life for their town and all who live in Florida.
Every Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services knows that what they do is more than just a business that requires dedication and professionalism, it also requires a great deal of compassion, kindness and attention to detail. From the moment you need to contact one of Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services you will be treated like family. They are dedicated to celebrating every life with honor and respect, and making what is naturally a difficult time as stress free as possible.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services have kept their personal way of treating people but have adapted to the changing customs and ceremonies of the different cultures, that are now part of their town. People can choose to celebrate the loss of their loved one in their own tradition and know that Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services will be able to accommodate them. There are chapels on site at several of the Fort Lauderdale, Florida funeral homes, for your use is you desire, and they honor any religious belief.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services encourage you to personalize your loved ones service as you wish, you can have photographs of your loved ones displayed during visitation, or use photos as a tribute on a DVD, the making of the DVD will be done within twenty-four hours of you supplying the photos. This video tribute can be viewed during the visitation in the large visitation rooms. Fort Lauderdale, Florida funeral homes will even arrange to have doves released as a symbol of the human soul taking flight, and music can be played with the video tribute, or alone as a reflection of the life you are celebrating.
When certain friends or relatives cannot be present for the funeral, Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services have online condolences available. Distant family and friends can leave messages that they would have liked to convey in person but could not, on the site provided by Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services, they can fill it with memories and photographs. You will be able to view this anytime you wish to reflect on your loved ones memory, and their unique life.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services offer continued care and grief resources because they know that when a loved one dies the family and friends will continue to struggle long after the service is over. People sometimes feel abandoned by everyone and Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services devote resources to the continuing care of the families they serve. Some Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services will send an after care resource that is series of four short books that you will receive throughout the year, these books include research that let you know that all grieving is different and not one is right or wrong. Other Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services send informative material in the form of twelve newslettesr during the course of the first year, these contain a collection of poems and suggestions by grief recovery specialists. Other Cremation Services will be able to guide you in finding a support group that you can attend in person or online. Whatever your way of dealing with grief is, Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services will be there to help guide you through it.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services are now offering pre-planning of your own funeral service. More and more people are planning their own end of life services just as they plan their retirement. Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services have advisors that will talk to you about what they offer and why. Pre-planning will done in your own time after the services are described to you. You can choose how you want your funeral to be, down to the very last detail. Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services know that this is better for those who are left behind, the stress and emotional shock of finding out about a loved ones death is hard enough, but having to think of what you may have wanted for your service can be very difficult also. Having the details already planned will relieve some of the burden off of your family and allow them to begin to take care of each other. You can also prepay for your services, this will take the financial burden off of your family as well.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services are there for you in your time of need, not only by servicing your loved ones funeral, but by standing by you and assisting you in your most difficult time. Whether you need a traditional service and have the same customs they do, or if you have your own traditions you want to be added to the service, Fort Lauderdale, Florida Cremation Services will give your loved one the pride and dignity they deserve.