1800Monuments.com Headstones Starting From  $3,000 Up
About Us   Contact Us   Blogs    
inquiry@1800Monuments.com Toll: 1-800-742-0496 
Funeral Homes Tips >> T
 Categories
 Tips
Name Index
A B C D E F G
H I J K L M N
O P Q R S T U
V W X Y Z
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ... 1294 Next   Page:
Tabone Funeral Home


Facts To Know When Picking Funeral Service Books

When a death occurs, friends, co-workers, associates, acquaintances and relatives of the deceased often feel the need to express their condolences and respects. Many times the immediate family will not know most of these people and even when they do, they may be too overcome with grief to remember who was at the services. Having funeral books available can be useful during these times.

These ledgers actually serve multiple purpose. Primarily, they give people who want to show respect and support the opportunity to let the family know that they are not alone in their grief. Knowing so many others care is often a great comfort to the close relatives.

Guest ledgers come in several sizes, styles and formats in order to meet the preferences of a wide range of people. Traditionally, a physical book is set out on a table near the entrance to the venue and individuals sign their names as they arrive. Modern technology has introduced the virtual version which affords the same opportunity to those who wish to pay respects but are unable to make an appearance in person for whatever reasons.

Real registers have many design and style options available. Some are very basic and simple, requesting guests leave nothing more than their name, their address and their association with the deceased. Still, other options provide ample space for attendees to provide the basic information as well as any sentiments, condolences or personal memories they would like to share.

A virtual ledger is one that is hosted through an internet website. These also vary in layout and design with some being simple sign ins and others allowing for the input of personal stories and sentiments. Many sites will give the family the option to order printed copies of all entries in the form of a memory book.

Either version can give the family a sense of comfort, knowing so many people cared for their loved one. Friends and associates are granted the opportunity to express their condolences and share memories. These things can be a healthy part of the grieving process.


Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ... 1294 Next   Page:
 

Hot Sales
Angel Headstone 077
Angel Headstone 077
Angel Headstone 151
Angel Headstone 151
Angel Headstone 223
Angel Headstone 223
Angel Headstone 237
Angel Headstone 237
Heart Gravestone 130
Heart Gravestone 130