Memorial Chronicles

March 04, 2014

What is hydro cremation?

The hydro cremation is an environmentally focused cremation alternative that is both dignified and effective. The process uses 95% water and 5% alkali instead of direct flame and fossil fuels to cremate human remains.

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February 25, 2014

What is a pet urn?

A pet urn is a final resting vessel for keeping the ashes of your beloved pet.

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February 11, 2014

How do I plan a memorable memorial service?

Here is a short guide that will help you plan a meaningful and memorable memorial service.

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February 04, 2014

How do I select an urn?

If you have ever wondered how you can keep the cremated remains of your loved one or beloved pet close by, here is a brief guide to your options.

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January 28, 2014

How can I mail ashes?

If you need to mail the ashes of a loved one or beloved pet, the shipping rules have recently changed.

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January 21, 2014

What is a green burial? How are biodegradable urns different from all other cremation urns?

“Green Burial” goes hand in hand with a life well lived on this earth. The good earth has given us so much; why not give ourselves back to the earth “naturally”.

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January 14, 2014

What are types and sizes of cremation urns?

We want to share this brief help guide with you that explains kinds and sizes of cremation urns for ashes to make your selection process easier.

Simple rule to calculate the right size of an urn: every pound of the person's total weight equals one cubic inch of space but even very large people usually fit in a 200 cubic inch urn. So if a person weighed 150 lbs. you will need an urn that is 150 cubic inches or larger.

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