Obituaries

Lauren Rainone
B: 1965-07-08
D: 2018-07-18
View Details
Rainone, Lauren
Carol Riegel
B: 1944-04-20
D: 2018-07-18
View Details
Riegel , Carol
Chief Michael Cleary,
B: 1951-12-14
D: 2018-07-14
View Details
Cleary,, Chief Michael
Daniel Garofalo
B: 2002-06-13
D: 2018-07-12
View Details
Garofalo, Daniel
William Bedford
B: 1948-07-06
D: 2018-07-12
View Details
Bedford, William
Elizabeth Seylaz
B: 1919-06-30
D: 2018-07-11
View Details
Seylaz, Elizabeth
Thomas Hudson
B: 1934-10-10
D: 2018-07-11
View Details
Hudson, Thomas
Gina Salamon
B: 1928-02-07
D: 2018-07-09
View Details
Salamon, Gina
Nettie Sherby
B: 1926-10-18
D: 2018-07-07
View Details
Sherby, Nettie
Jacqueline Kleinbeck
B: 1931-08-22
D: 2018-07-05
View Details
Kleinbeck , Jacqueline
Carrie Platten
B: 1977-07-20
D: 2018-07-05
View Details
Platten, Carrie
Edward Kobilis
B: 1998-06-01
D: 2018-07-04
View Details
Kobilis, Edward
Jessica Montes
B: 1989-08-24
D: 2018-07-04
View Details
Montes, Jessica
Stephen Beckner
B: 1946-06-22
D: 2018-07-01
View Details
Beckner, Stephen
Dorothy Munz
B: 1926-12-03
D: 2018-06-30
View Details
Munz, Dorothy
Nicholas Gallicchio
B: 1943-06-01
D: 2018-06-30
View Details
Gallicchio, Nicholas
Steven Zarra
B: 1955-04-29
D: 2018-06-30
View Details
Zarra, Steven
Pasquale Cavicchio
B: 1938-10-08
D: 2018-06-29
View Details
Cavicchio, Pasquale
Anne Butman
B: 1966-09-25
D: 2018-06-28
View Details
Butman, Anne
William Reedy
B: 1943-12-25
D: 2018-06-28
View Details
Reedy, William
Namphong Nguyen
B: 1938-06-10
D: 2018-06-27
View Details
Nguyen, Namphong

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries

FAQs: Cremation

1. What is involved in cremation?
 
2. Do I need a casket if I choose cremation?
 
3. Can I have a visitation period and a funeral service if cremation is chosen?
 
4. What can be done with the cremated remains?
 

Question #1What is involved in cremation?
Answer:The casket or container is placed in the cremation chamber where the temperature reaches 1,400-1,800 degrees Fahrenheit. After approximately 2.5 hours, all organic material is consumed by heat and evaporation, and the bone fragments are left behind. These are known as the cremated remains, which are then carefully removed from the chamber and processed into fine particles to be placed in a container or urn for the family.

Question #2Do I need a casket if I choose cremation?
Answer:No. However for sanitary reasons, many crematories require a combustible, leak-proof, covered container.

Question #3Can I have a visitation period and a funeral service if cremation is chosen?
Answer:Absolutely. Many families choose a traditional service before a cremation.

Question #4What can be done with the cremated remains?
Answer:With cremation you have a number of options. The cremated remains can be interred in a cemetery plot or retained by a family member -- usually in an urn, scattered on private property or at a place that was important to the deceased.