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Funerals

Parent Category: Death and Dying
A funeral is a ceremony that takes place, marking the death of a person. Questions in this category can include things about the ceremony, traditions, and cultural aspects.
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Beowulf was buried on a cliff overlooking the sea. The dragon's hoard was buried with him. There is said to be a curse associated with it.
Lilke many martial customs this is of lost origin but MIGHT have something to do with the Three-corner or Tricorn hat certainly used by the Army in the time of Washington and other colonials. The trumpet has three valves- all are used in TAPS, also funeral oriented. The Tricorn hat idea makes sense.
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The cost of a funeral really depends on what it is that you'relooking to include. Similar to a car as there can be many differentoptions. Also geographic location plays a role. In general,currently an average North American funeral will run between $7,000to $10,000. This cost will include the...
Of course not. You state they have dwelling only coverage, thatmeans they only pay for loss of the dwelling. No life insurance canbe attached to a dwelling insurance policy. Sorry.
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Funeral services conducted by Jehovah's Witnesses do not include rituals intended to appease the dead. A Bible talk is given either at the Kingdom Hall, at the funeral parlor, at the home of the deceased, or at the graveside. The talk will highlight the deceased person's life, accomplishments in...
No doubt to my Heart's Mind that Elizabeth Clare Prophet was dressed in perfect ways for her continued journey in space and time.
The answer - it's up to the family members or the deceased person's request. There's nothing written anywhere that I am aware of any time period, again it would be according to family members or the deceased person's request.
When the family has rested after losing a loved one they can if they like send Thank You Notes to those that sent flowers and cards, but it is not necessary.
By the way the name is Graf Spee, Graf means ( Count) in German- for esxample Graf Zeppelin. Most probably they had some sort of salutation involving maritime customs such as the familiar two-note ( usually) Bosun"s whistle- The Bosun ( a Naval NCO) would blow the two-note signal( hard to...
Weddings represent celebration of life, of the joy of living, of eternal hope, of ushering in new life; while funerals imply death and dying, negation or passing away of life. Clearly, after wedding invitations have been prepared, attending a funeral creates a mood of depression and despair, which...
Yes, funeral expenses are a valid debt to the estate. The estate has to pay off the debts including funeral expenses. If the estate cannot do so, they distribute as best they can. If the court approves the distribution, the debts are ended.
Friends and family of the deceased
None... Abbey played a happy song at KATE's funeral
A funeral can be held during Holy Week, but only on the Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday.
Some basic rules for funeral etiquette: . Most important is to show up, it shows you care. . Be dressed properly, suit, dark colors, this isn't a party. . Proper demeanor. Again, this isn't a party. Voice low, don't monopolize the bereaved.
In most cases the debts of the deceased are the responsibility of the estate. If you signed the papers on the funeral arrangements you might also be responsible. Consult a probate attorney in your jurisdiction for help.
Catherine II of Russia, also known as Catherine the Great. arguably also long-lived monarchs such as Empress Maria Theresa and possibly Queen Victoria.
No, I'm one, & at all the funerals I've been at the deceased are fully clothed. Actually, I've never even heard of this. --------------------------------------------------------------------- I didn't write the above: (Just adding to it) It might be added that in Engand and perhaps in other...
Anne Frank is famous because of the diary that she wrote during theholocaust. Her father's birthday was May 12, 1889.
No, it is not necessary to send a Thank You Card for a a funeral mass card.
For a guy, a suit coat, white long sleeve shirt and nice pants with dress shoes, a belt and maybe a tie. For a girl, wear a black dress or a white shirt and longer black skirt with nylons, nice shoes (if possible, not heels) and maybe a simple necklace. You will want to a gray/black/white theme...
It doesn't. Death benefits of $255 in a lump sum from Social Security are paid only to a spouse or a parent.
A party after a funeral has no specific term. The gathering before or during a funeral is called a wake. A wakeis usually at the home of the deceased with the body present. Gatherings surrounding a funeral can range from a somber vigil to acelebration of sorts in some cultures. ***** You are...
Hi there. A funeral director is basically a person who is licensed to handle funerals. The tasks involve preparing the body for viewing and burial, working with bereaved families to make the final arrangements, and carrying out the funeral in accordance with their wishes. Good funeral directors...
If you really don't want to, no one can force you. But no matter how your marriage ended, you once loved this man, it's okay for you to show that. You only have one chance to say goodbye, so make sure you're sure about not going. Don't worry about other people, do what you wanna do. But you shared a...
It is always sad to attend the funeral of a baby. The etiquette is the same for a baby's funeral as for an adults. The family may wish to go to the grave site alone and if that is the case the Minister/Priest will announce it at the service.
Wedding: . http://www.answers.com/Q/What happens in a Jewish wedding ceremony</a> ; . Funeral: . 1) The body is buried in a simple shroud (Talmud, Ketubot 8b), because the only things which one brings to the next world are spiritual accomplishments - not jewellery etc. 2) The body is cleansed...
Normally you have to sue someone in the particular location where a particular action happened. A funeral is another story. Normally a funeral comes out of the estate of the deceased. That happens before the estate is divided after the estate is probated. Normally the contract for payment for...
It is allowable to have a Christian funeral on Good Friday in theUnited Kingdom. There are no specific rules stating when a funeralmay take place.
The person who wrote the poem "Funeral Blues" is W.H. Auden.
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Modern crematoriums can do so at a rate of about 100 pounds per hour.
It is illegal in the United States but not in some other parts of the world.
Christian beliefs in life after death are shown in the events of a Christian funeral through prayer and flowers and candles and speeches and happiness and a vicar that conducts the ceremony and all of the mourners that arrive at the ceremony to say goodbye to the deceased and the family and friends...
If you mean Julius Caesar, Marc Antony had supreme authority immediately following Caesar's death as he was the only remaining consul. Then there was disruption, as the senate tried to justify the assassins, Octavian arrived, Antony was kicked out and a mini civil war occurred. Octavian switched...
A good question to ask an undertaker or funeral manager before yougive them your business include: What are the basic costs involved?How long have you been in business and what membership and licensesdo you have?
Adolf Hitler After committing suicide on 30 April, 1945, Hitler's and Eva Braun's bodies were hurriedly burned in the grounds of the Reichs Chancery but not totally destroyed. On 2 May, 1945, ther Red Army overran the Chancery and members of SMERSH (Russian counter-intelligence) discovered the...
Andrew Jackson, he of Old Hickory fame. I have heard this story before and methinks it is some kind of a myth- like that jab that the Statue of Liberty may have been patterned after Sarah Bernhardt ( this was done on a theatrical poster for her US tour- after the statue was built, of course). I just...
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Yes, to be specific, only the immediate relatives participate in this practice: spouse, parents, siblings, children. You can wear a black ribbon that gets cut.
First of all, men with overbearing wives are often quiet. Secondly, he was truly saddened by the death of his son. He had been the only one who supported Harv's education, career and move to a big city. He supported him not only financially, but also by wanting more for Harv than Sand City could...
A deceased person's body may be kept at the morgue (suspicious death, murder, etc). But all bodies are eventually at the mortuary (funeral home).
Funerals occur soon after death. Deceased person's body is present. Memorial services sometimes occur long after death. Deceased person's body is not present.
Most are paid by salary. At anywhere from $40- $60 k per year that would average around $19/ hour on a 40 hour week. However, very few work so little being on call overnight, weekends and holidays etc. it comes much closer to minimum wage. Funeral directors are exempt from wage and hour law thanks...
Yes,all denominations are welcome to respectfully attend Jehovah's Witness funerals.
Yev Gardner at St. John the Divine in New York city. From MartyMann's biography.
Summary of what is written below: Opposite of what most other cultures believe in, Sikhs wear white to funerals. Any light colour would be fine; however, I do suggest you try to wear white and white only. The reason is simply due to past traditions. Sikhs view death as a separation of the soul...
______________ is not here. What you see before you is the tabernacle in which they lived here on earth. Tenderly and reverently we lay this body to rest. Ashes to ashes, and dust to dust. 1 Thessalonians 4:13 For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again even so them also which sleep in Jesus...
I think it makes sense to make your wishes known. I have seen arguments break out over what the deceased should wear and where to have the funeral, and debates over burial vs. cremation. You might also want to choose hymns and Bible verses. Prepaying for a burial site also seems practical to me.
Depending on how it is presented i think it would be acceptable. It should all be approached in a voluntary/helpful contribution and in no way ask for a specific amount.
Ideally, the deceased's estate will cover any costs of the funeral; most either have plans established like insurances, or set aside a certain amount from their holdings. Some do not set up such a system, and in that case it is basically up to whoever organises the funeral to find the money.
Well if you go to the actual funeral department they should hepl with the cost but sometimes going to a building society for help ar just going to fifnancial advisors from your own bank
It is a poetic treatment of the Life of Christ and is credited to poetess ( or poem factory) Helen Steiner Rice- who did many greeting-card poems for Hallmark. There are some theological flaws in the narrative. It seems to suggest a sort of JC-Underdog attitude , and seems to imply Christ's...
Usually there isn't much more you can say than that you are sorry for the person's loss and that you are thinking of them and/or praying for them. Try something like this: "You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time."
A funeral greeter cleans and drive funeral vehicles in a funeral procession. You have to place caskets in parlors or chaples to wake or funeral.
Just the band, close family and friends. According to some reports,it was kept quiet and not really open to other people out ofrespect for his parents.
A funeral director.
Yes, he was. He was discovered by her pallbearers.
Answer . The oldest son or daughter of the person who passed usually.
The funeral industry did not emerge until after the Civil War when the process of embalming became widespread and more accepted by the general public. Before the mid-19th century, the dead were often displayed in the family home in the "parlor," hence the term "funeral parlor" that is still in use...
Express your sympathy with their loss. However, differently we believe the so-called after life, we can always expression our sadness at their loss of a loved one.
The funerals are done at the cremation grounds provided in each village and town outside the dwellings.
it"s the French National Anthem, so such French State types as Charles De Gaulle, Georges Pompidou, etc would be entirely appropriate. The song is lively and a good counterpoint to more mournful pieces. I would imagine it would have been used in the send-offs of Sarah Bernhardt ( first actress to be...
1) The body is buried in a simple shroud (Talmud, Ketubot 8b), because the only things which one brings to the next world are spiritual accomplishments - not jewellery etc. 2) The body is cleansed (by the Chevra Kadisha) and buried as soon as feasible, because we try to maintain its dignity; the...
The memorial of Christs death is held each year by Jehovah's Witnesses in early spring.
William the Conqueror, the Norman hero of 1066 was so fat at his death that his body burst at his funeral.
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Upper left arm. This puts it as close to your heart as possible.
All those who have attended the funeral and the Funeral Home which performed the act
That is called a wake (because it can go on well into the night, and people remain awake). A wake is a gathering in celebration of the life of the deceased. It is held before the burial. The event after the funeral is a reception, where the bereaved family members may receive the condolences of...
At the time of funeral ceremony the scene is full of pathos, emotions, feelings and passions. As such, the influence of the funeral directors affects the minds of the family and they can create a feeling of charity and generosity for memorial gifts
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Of cource there is always chanting, There is Rock of Ages , Nearer my God to thee , On thEagles wings For all the Saints and I sing a song to the saints of God
In the UK the funeral is normally paid from the deceased's estate or life insurance. If this is not possible then a family member or friend will usually pay but are not obliged to. If they do not the state (local council/authority) pays for a minimal funeral.
Early use of flowers at funerals stems from their use to help with the odor of the dead. Other uses however have been for such things as showing respect and love for the person who died, and are a means of showing support and sharing the burden of grief with the family.
There are no rules on what to wear to a funeral but it is customary to dress up in a modest way (no shorts / mini skirts and no sleeveless shirts) Most Jewish people will wear dark colours at a funeral.
One such way is by the readings from scripture that are used. One of the most popular is John 14 1-10: "Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me. My Father's house has many rooms; if that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a...
VIEWPOINT FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF A JEHOVAH'S WITNESS . The problem would not be with the fact that the individual was not one of Jehovah's Witnesses. We have lots of members who are married to people of other faiths, or even who claim no faith.. The problem would stem from ignoring God's laws on...