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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Dover, Delaware Cremation Services are known for serving the families of Delaware with pride and dignity. The staff have been living and working in the community for over four generations, and treat all families with understanding, compassion and personalized service. All faiths and traditions are honored at Dover, Delaware Cremation Services, and they will add any appropriate request that the family may have to the funeral service. Dover, Delaware Cremation Services design their services to honor each individual life while providing the families with comfort and closure during this difficult time.
At Dover, Delaware Cremation Services they believe that you should not have to deal with every detail of your loved ones service, from your first phone call they will begin taking care of the arrangements so you will not have to. When you meet with them to discuss what type of funeral you want, whether it is traditional or personalized they will walk you through everything, after that you can take time to be with your family and begin to deal with the loss you suffered. Dover, Delaware Cremation Services know that this is an extremely difficult time and they do everything they can to make it easier for you. All of the paperwork, including insurance forms will be taken care of by one of the Dover, Delaware Cremation Services you entrust your loved one to.
You will be able to personalize the service at Dover, Delaware Cremation Services with memory tables that they will help you to set up. On here, you be able to place pictures, crafts, and other memorabilia that are reminders of your loved one. If you want music played at the service they will be able to accommodate this with their in house sound systems. Dover, Delaware Cremation Services know that memories are the most important treasure that you share with family and friends and they will help you to bring these memories into the celebration of the life of your loved one. Dover, Delaware Cremation Services offer to create a video tribute to your loved one who has passed on, you supply photographs and tell them if you want music in the background and they will make a wonderful tribute that you can show at the visitation. Dover, Delaware Cremation Services create this to honor the life lost, and to give to you as a memorable keepsake.
For those who are not able to attend the funeral service Dover, Delaware funeral homes will set up an online obituary website where family and friends can leave messages that they would have liked to convey to you in person. Dover, Delaware Cremation Services keep these sites open for you and others who may want to add photos and memories or share thoughts left unspoken, you will be able to view this site created for your loved one for years to come.
After the services and the burial are over you will not be left to grieve alone, Dover, Delaware Cremation Services will support you in the days and months after the burial is complete with grief counseling. Dover, Delaware Cremation Services know that each individual handles loss in a different way, and they are prepared to guide you in the direction that will help you through this difficult time. There are support groups for people who may benefit from speaking with others who are grieving, or because Dover, Delaware Cremation Services know that some people will not even be able to leave the house they will direct you to online support groups that can help you from the comfort of your own home. If you need one on one help Dover, Delaware Cremation Services will sit with you to discover what type of help will benefit you the most and help you find that assistance.
Understanding that many people are now thinking of planning their own end of life services Dover, Delaware Cremation Services offer the services of a caring professional staff member to sit with you either in your home or their office and discuss these difficult decisions. Dover, Delaware Cremation Services treat you with the same understanding that they offer when you are planning a loved ones funeral service. They know that prearranging for this time can be hard and they will not pressure you into anything. You will discuss how preplanning ensures that you will have the type of service that suits you best, and that your wishes will be followed at your time of death. Dover, Delaware Cremation Services know that when you preplan your service that some pressure will be taken off of your loved ones who are already going through a very emotional time.
When you choose Dover, Delaware Cremation Services to take care of your needs, whether immediate or with preplanning, this very emotional time will be eased by their attention to detail and their caring and kindness. Dover, Delaware Cremation Services will always treat you and your loved ones with the dignity, and care that you deserve.