It’s hard to think about death—especially your own. But we are not afforded the luxury of continuous life on earth. Everything comes to an end and when that happens to you, it’s nice to know that you have plans in place with a funeral home you trust. Arranging a funeral service can be stressful for loved ones and if you want to ensure you get the service you want, putting plans into place with a funeral home in advance can give you peace of mind. Here are a few things you can do in advance when you contact a funeral home about pre-planning your services.
Get Better Rates
When you think about your funeral, the price may not be the first thing that comes to mind, but funerals cost money. If you want to see most of your money go to your loved ones, it’s important to work with a funeral home that offers competitive rates. Since you are pre-planning, you have time to look around and compare costs. You can also rest assured that planning your services ahead will get you a better rate now than your estate would have to pay after you pass on. Paying in advance gives you advantages on both ends.
Create Special Memories
When you work with Heritage Funeral Home, the options are endless. You get to organize anything you want for your final services. Part of the organization is for you, so you get what you want in the end. But a big part of it is also for your loved ones. What would comfort them the most? Perhaps there are songs you love and you know would remind them of you.. Maybe you can organize pictures of special times together to be shared at the funeral home. This is your chance to have a say in the special memories your family will enjoy at your services.
Give Peace of Mind
When your final days arrive, the last thing you want to worry about—or want your loved ones to worry about—are your funeral services. You know that losing someone creates a hole in the lives of those left behind and anything extra they have to do while they grieve can be hard. Arranging your funeral services in advance with a funeral home is your final gift to your family. You are giving them peace of mind about your services because they know it’s just what you want.
Think about what you want for your final services and when you are ready to move forward, contact Heritage Funeral & Cremation Services: Matthews/Weddington Chapel: 3700 Forest Lawn Dr., Matthews, NC 28104 by calling (704) 846-3771. Charlotte/Ballantyne Chapel: 16151 Lancaster Hwy, Charlotte, NC 28277 by calling (704) 714-1540 or our Indian Trail Chapel at: 4431 Old Monroe Rd., Indian Trail, NC 28079 by calling (704) 821-2960. Or, visit our website for details on pre-planning at https://www.heritagecares.com