There are a number of options available when one is determining the right type of service for the funeral of a loved one. There are cremation services in Ottawa, burial services, memorials and visitations that involve viewings and even direct cremation services depending on how one chooses to say goodbye to a family member or friend. There are a number of factors that drive these decisions while one is dealing with grief, from religious backgroundsto personal and financial implications, so it is important to understand what kind of service works best for your particular needs before deciding upon a course of action that works best for all concerned.
Cremation services in Ottawa such as First Memorial Funeral Services allow you to choose a formal religious service and gather with family and friends to celebrate the life and legacy of a loved one. These services are held either before the day of a memorial or in the form of a display such as a memory board of photos or memorabilia after the cremation. Some services end with a reception and can be held at a location of one’s choosing, from a church to a funeral home. Another option is a same day service or Celebration of Life that depends on a family’s preferences. An urn can be displayed and interred at a later date.
One can also choose a graveside service at a mausoleum or cemetery of choice in Ottawa, conducted by a speaker, priest or minister and followed by a reception for family and friends. Affordable cremation services without services or receptions are also offered, in which case the deceased is brought from the place of death to the funeral home without ceremony, followed by cremation after all required documentation is taken care of. First Memorial Funeral Services also offers away from home arrangements if one is traveling and the unexpected occurs.
If you need more information on cremation services in Ottawa, First Memorial Funeral Services is a leading, affordable choice. Our professionals can handle mortal remains, cultural or religious rites and other aspects of a wake or service. Get in touch with us today.