Traditional Urn Alternatives

By: Dan Ciha
Sunday, April 24, 2016

Question:

My dad loved to fish; can I bury his cremated remains in his favorite tackle box?

Answer:

Yes, you can. When you talk to families about that possibility, all of a sudden people are smiling thinking of stories about a tackle box, a special purse that mom always carried, a pottery piece that they could create for them or special box that that their son might craft for them. It’s significant to them, which is meaningful. Anytime a family can be involved in the whole process, it’s more significant to them as opposed to just buying some urn from the funeral home or online.

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