option that relieves the burden from your family”
of the most loving, caring things that an individual can do is leave
behind details and information in regards to Pre-Arranging. If you
feel it is too hard to discuss funeral arrangements at this time
just think how difficult it would be for your loved ones at a time
Advantages of Pre-Arranging Your Funeral
will express your wishes.
relieves your family from making difficult decisions at an emotional
will give you and your family the security and satisfaction knowing
that most or all of the arrangements have been planned and paid
Death is never
a comfortable subject under any circumstances. As a result, many
of us put off planning ahead, even though it will spare our family
the burden of an unplanned funeral. There are many questions to
be answered. What type of services? What clothing to wear? What
type of casket? How much to spend? Aside from the emotional strain,
there are financial considerations. With changes in social benefits,
rising inflation, and taxes, it is more important than ever to make
the right financial decisions.
Your Funeral director is the best resource you have to answer questions
regarding the details of your prearrangement. In his role as counselor
and advisor, you can trust that he will assist you with sensitivity,
as you consider the decisions that you need to make regarding your
services. At Vermeulen Funeral Home, we are ready to help you, and
we are well instructed in the latest products and services available
to provide a custom-arranged funeral. By prearranging, you spare
your loved ones the cost and responsibility of making those difficult
Once you have made the decision to prearrange your funeral, it is
important to tell your family. Share with them what you have done
and why it is important. Give a trusted member of your family a
copy of all documents and the prepaid funeral contract. The funeral
director will deposit the money that you use to fund the services
into an escrow account for your benefit. The funds in your escrow
account will be placed at Bank One, where it will remain until the
time of your death. You should instruct your family that at the
time of your death, they need simply notify Vermeulen Funeral Home.
We will make all of the arrangements to provide the service that
you have directed.
“Peace of mind comes from knowing that you have saved your
family from unnecessary emotional and financial worries by planning
you are ready to begin the Pre-Arranging process, fill out the following
information and submit.
We will contact you to answer questions that you may have.
You may call us at 734.459.2250 and request additional