While the idea of planning your own
funeral services might seem overwhelming, you should seriously consider it if you want
your funeral to play out exactly as you see it happening in your head.
Families often don’t get much time to plan for a funeral and, as
a result, your family might not plan your funeral as you had hoped they
would. In order to see to it that your funeral provides you with a proper
send-off, you should make funeral arrangements on your own. Check out
three of the biggest benefits of doing it below.
You will make the planning process easier on your family.
When you die, who is going to plan your funeral? Whoever it is, that person
is going to go through a very stressful time when they are forced to plan
your funeral services. In addition to dealing with the emotional impact
of your death, they will also need to consider what kind of funeral you
would want and make some very difficult decisions. Planning your own funeral
will take the weight off their shoulders.
You will cover the costs associated with your funeral.
Funerals can cost a lot of money, especially if you are trying to give
a deceased person everything that they would have wanted at their funeral.
By pre-planning your funeral, you can give yourself everything you want
and cover all of the costs that will be associated with it. Your loved
ones will love you for not burdening them with the financial responsibility
of your funeral.
You will help your family to grieve during the funeral process.
Losing a loved one is obviously very hard, and your friends and family
are going to be grieving before, during, and after your funeral. Why would
you want them to have to worry about going through the grieving process
while simultaneously planning your funeral? By planning it yourself, you
will give them the time they need for coping with grief.
Leak and Sons Funeral Home can help you with pre-planning
funeral arrangements in Chicago, IL. Schedule a consultation by calling (773) 846-6567 today.