If you are interested in giving your elderly parents a gift that will give them peace of mind, consider taking them to a funeral planner to ensure that they can have the funeral services that they truly want to have. There are some people who assume that paying for their parents' funerals is morbid, but there are many elderly people who worry and stress about funeral preparations. The guide below walks you through a few things your parents will be able to plan when they meet with the funeral planner.
Environmental concerns have led to new options for putting your loved ones to rest. While traditional burial was once the norm, in some areas of Canada, over 50 percent of the population chooses cremation. This decision is made, in part, due to the concerns for the environment. But, there is another similar method that may be a better choice for the environment. Resomation reduces the carbon footprint by eliminating mercury emissions, using less energy and returning clean water to the water cycle.