Why Funerals Are Important
& Johnson Funeral Home recognizes that our community is
comprised of diverse preferences of religion,
and beliefs. You will find our firm is responsive to your needs
and wishes. By offering a wide range of services, each family
has the ability to create a meaningful and appropriate way to
remember their loved one.
& Johnson Funeral Home encourages families to
bring favorite things to the visitation, which gives
others a chance to share and remember.
a death occurs, there are certain criteria, mandated by law,
which must be recognized and requirements fulfilled as a routine
matter. Beyond this, the coordination of services and disposition
choices are determined by the family. We will assist you and
offer any guidance you may require.
following are services our Funeral Directors will assist you
transfer of the deceased from the place of death to the funeral
care of the deceased, which may include sanitary washing, embalming,
dressing, hairdressing, cosmetology, and casketing
arrangement conference with the family to plan specific details
for the funeral
the deceased's doctor to sign a death certificate; then filing
this certificate at the local health department; obtaining the
requested amount of certified death certificates for the family
all necessary permits and authorizations, as required.
an obituary to be placed in any newspapers requested by the
local cemeteries or crematory, as required
and arrangement of floral pieces, and delivery to the family's
residence after the funeral
for Pallbearers and motor equipment, including limousines, as
special floral pieces at the family's request
for Cash Advances for cemetery expenses, clergy honorariums,
music, funeral escorts, and custom acknowledgments
Fraternal or Military
organizations to take part in the ceremony
for a personalized remembrance package, consisting of a guest
register book, memorial folders, acknowledgments
with Social Security and Veteran benefits
of life insurance claims
If a family
chooses not to have a service with burial or entombment, we offer
cremation options, immediate burial plans, and anatomical donation.
Funerals Are Important
the grieving process
the importance of a life that has been lived
be personalized to allow mourners to remember and honor their
loved one in ways that are special and meaningful
as a central gathering place for family and friends to give
emotional and physical support to one another
closure for the bereaved
the reality and finality of the death
mourners to face the pain of their loss and express their thoughts
survivors to better cope with their grief and assist in enabling
them to move on with their lives
a context for expression of religious and other beliefs
shared is grief diminished--and grief denied is grief delayed
& Johnson Funeral Home offers a variety of merchandise for
your selection. Merchandise may be viewed at our funeral home
or we can bring photographs to your home.
your Funeral Director regarding ways to help make the funeral
you are arranging more meaningful.
also sell monuments at wholesale prices for the families that
Selecting a monument is made easier if the family knows what they
want. They should first view different monuments at the cemetery
to see the different shapes, colors and etchings available. The
monuments can be very plain to very elaborate. It all depends
on what the family wants.
If you have further questions regarding monuments, please free
to contact us.