Planning a Funeral: Customs and Grieving

Updated March 3, 2020

By Canon Ed Swayze

When a Person is Healthy

Remember that a funeral is for the living. The person who died may not wish to have a funeral, but it is important for the survivors to be able to say I miss him/her.

When a Person is Dying

At Time of Death - in hospital

At Time of Death - elsewhere

Planning a Funeral

Children's Participation in a Funeral

Context of Christian Faith

Dealing with Stress


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