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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When Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services are sitting down with a family in need of their services they have one goal in mind, to create a fitting memorable and affordable service for their loved one. Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services treat everyone, regardless of religious beliefs or nationality, with the highest degree of respect. Their years of experience in Colorado are shown in their attention to details, Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services will assist you in all aspects of planning and preparing the service that you want for your loved one.
At Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services they combine their years of experience and time serving the community to bring you the type of service that will honor the life of your loved one and the relationship that you shared. Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services know that a funeral is about bringing together those who loved the person who has passed on, for the first step in the healing process.
Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services provide a spacious on site Chapel for families who wish to have a religious ceremony preformed after or before visitation services. One of the dedicated staff members of Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services will help you through this emotional and sometimes confusing time by exploring the wide variety of services they offer. After you have made your decisions they will take care of every detail no matter how small it may seem to you, they will treat all requests with the upmost respect. They will assist you in choosing whether you would like to have a video tribute put together with pictures of your loved one set to music, that can be shown in one of the many visitation rooms. This will also be a lasting memorial for you to take with you and view in private any time you choose.
For those who could not be there in person to say their goodbye, Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services will set up an online memorial website, this is in addition to the traditional obituary, but differs in the way that the people who visit the site, can contribute any messages that they would have liked to say in person but because of distance, could not. Friends and family can also place their own pictures on the site to help you recapture more memories of loved ones throughout time. This is a great way for those distant friends or family members to feel that were part of the service, and show their love, even though they could not be there in person.
When the services are over, the burial complete, and the friends and family members return to their homes, Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services know that this is when the feeling of loss may become worse for you. Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services want you to know that you will not be alone, nothing can take the place of your loved one but Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services have partnered with professional who specialize is assisting families through the varies stages of grief and the different ways in which people deal with their loss. You can get one on one support, or online group meetings. There are interactive videos, if you feel that being alone and getting help would be best for you or someone in your family. Daily emails can also be sent to the family members, these offer messages of hope, affirmations and healing delivered to you every day of the coming year. Sometimes these small doses of comfort will help you to move through your day and the cycle of grief. Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services want you to know that they will not leave you after the services, they will be there for you if you want them or if you need them.
After going through this difficult time Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services knows that you may want to consider pre-planning your own end of life services. Seeing and feeling the emotional stress, and confusion first hand you may want to take some of this burden off of your loved ones who will be left behind when you leave this earth. Pre-planning is becoming as routine as planning for your retirement, Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services have counselors available to walk you through this process in a calm and relaxed atmosphere. You get to choose the service you will want for yourself, everything from how you want the service and visitation to be set up, to arranging your own memorial website will be discussed. One of the Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services advisors will go over a payment plan if you wish to cover the cost of expense now. This will give you the current price and nothing will added later on, your family will not have to worry about any expense, which certainly eases the burden of paying at the time of your passing.
Whatever services you need, whether they are immediate or future planning, Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services will treat you and your loved one with respect and dignity. Years of professional and caring service are brought to everything that Thornton, Colorado Cremation Services do.