COMPASSIONATE FUNERAL SERVICE
Bergen Funeral Service, Inc. has the capability to carry out your loved one’s final wishes, whether they include a large service or none at all. When we speak with you to determine meaningful funeral service in NJ to honor your loved one’s life, please inform us of any special accommodations that we must make to respect your family’s beliefs and wishes.
Planning the funeral of a loved one can be one of the most difficult things you encounter in this lifetime. The level of emotion and grief in conjunction with the enormous details upon which to be decided can result in even greater turmoil. But, unfortunately, no matter how we're feeling, there are certain arrangements that we must make including funeral burial services. In this case, it is essential to work with a reputable funeral home that will compassionately walk you through the process of making final arrangements.
Funeral burial services include everything from the coming together in memoriam and prayer to the burying of the deceased. Planning a funeral service completely depends on cultural and religious preferences of the deceased and their family. While some families choose to have a viewing followed by a service at the funeral home, others will hold a funeral at a house of worship. Still, others choose to hold a memorial service following the burial in a place special to the deceased.
Included in the details of these funeral burial services are a number of choices including a person to lead the service, flowers, music, and even photos if you choose to honor the deceased in this way.
Of course, following - or in some cases, prior - to a service is the burial of the deceased. Burial customs vary enormously depending on culture. While some are buried in family cemetery plots, others are entombed in mausoleums. Still, others choose to be cremated and their ashes spread in a particularly special place.
There are those instances where the arrangements of funeral burial services are handled by the deceased prior to their death. Having very definite ideas on what they want, they leave detailed instructions on how they wish to be honored. In this case, it is incumbent on the family to simply put into motion the decisions already made by their loved one. In other cases, it is necessary for the family to arrange funeral burial services on their own. While overwhelming, it does not need to be confusing. Ultimately, the most important thing is to reflect the unique personality of the deceased. And in so doing, you will honor their life and their memory.
Our professional funeral staff has helped our neighbors create truly meaningful funeral service in NJ since 1962, and we are proud to serve our community with such delicate decisions. Our staff will help guide you through this difficult process with grace and dignity. If you have any questions, or are in immediate need of our services, please don’t hesitate to call Bergen Funeral Service Inc. at (800) 262-7901.