Things to Consider
When a loved one dies, it can be a very disturbing time for the survivors. They are faced with a myriad of tasks before, during, and after the funeral service. We at Grondin’s are trained to provide thoughtful assistance during these challenging times. In an effort to be of greater help, we have developed the following checklist of important things you may wish to consider in preparing for the tasks that lie ahead.
When A Death Occurs
The very first thing you will want to do is contact us Toll Free at (877) 857-1132 or Local at (985) 875-1131. We will immediately go to work to care for the deceased and help you arrange funeral services. At your convenience, we will want to discuss the following information. Knowing the information below will help facilitate this discussion:
Vital statistics about the deceased such as full name, address, social security number, birth date, marital status, etc.
Personal history of the deceased such as education, employment, military service, memberships and affiliations, general biographical information, etc.
Clergy to be contacted
Immediate family and friends to be contacted
Notices in newspaper and other media
Type of funeral service desired
Type of casket, vault, urn
Scriptural selections, poetry, readings
Clothing and jewelry requests
Type of disposition: earth burial, entombment, cremation, etc.
Organ and tissue donation preferences
When Death Occurs