Unfortunately your cat has passed and you are now looking for a cat urn into which you can place their remains. But you want something that is a little more unique than a normal, simple wooden box th...
For many, death is something that they do not want to think about or even discuss. But there is no doubt it is a fact of life. Although there is no way of avoiding it, there are ways in which we...
Funeral urns with traditions that date to the beginning of time, our artists use variations of the same techniques to create and model one-of-a-kind pieces. The combination of technical expertise with...
Richmond, IN. Starmark Funeral Products recently conducted a nationwide survey of 400 people who told us they plan to be cremated upon death. Our goal was to discover their preferences with regard to ...
Over the last 10 years, cremation has grown by nearly 12% according to the National Funeral Directors Association. As a result, people are looking for creative and memorable ways to carry out the wish...
Cremation and the respective ceremony can be highly personalized and moving. The following paragraphs will describe how one individual used the cremation ceremony to pay respect and honor the memory o...
"Earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust..."No one knows for sure the history of cremation but cremation is a custom as old as the earliest recorded history. Scholars generally agree that c...
As long as there have been churches and buildings used for religious purposes there have been people wishing for their remains to be interred or inured within or nearby. When one looks back at r...
"Earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust..."Many, many years ago, cremation had been thought to be so unnatural and extreme that cremation societies and other advocacy groups were formed to...
Cremation is when a non living body is reduced to ashes by burning in a crematory fire or crematorium furnace. The remains of the fire are often placed in urns where they are then buried, held at...