Pre-Planning a Traditional Service and Cremation in Chantilly and Stephens City, Virginia

While people spend months planning events like weddings and trips, few think about the one event that is certain to happen: their funeral.The primary advantage of pre-arranging your funeral is to relieve the burden on your loved ones during an emotional time.

Pre-planning gives you an assurance that your funeral is carried out according to your wishes. This keeps your family from second-guessing what type of traditional service and cremation services in Stephens City, Virginia you would have preferred. Pre-planning and pre-paying your funeral is one of the most thoughtful gifts you can give to your family.

Pre-Payment Options

It will be beneficial to pre-pay for a traditional service and cremation services in Stephens City, Virginia. This will help reduce the stress and financial burden on your loved ones after your passing. We can co-ordinate a payment plan that suits your needs. Options include a single payment plan, to monthly bank account withdrawals.

Pre-payment also protects you and your family from inflation, and the growth is non-taxable. Depending on your region, if your funeral costs less than the amount you have put aside, those funds will be refunded back to your beneficiaries. For more information on what is applicable in your region, speak to your funeral director. If you are interested in planning for your funeral, feel free to check our price list.

What you can do in advance…

  • Decide on Burial or Cremation and your casket or urn type.
  • Pick what type of service you want (religious, military, non-traditional)
  • Choose which funeral home to use.
  • Designate your pallbearers, pick any music or readings you want at your service.

Benefits of Pre-Planning

  • Between 70 and 75 decisions are made within the first 24-48 hours of death.  It’s difficult to think rationally while making so many decisions within days of losing someone. Pre-planning gives yourself, family, and friends peace of mind. 
  • It’s easy. Anyone can do it, and you can change your mind at any time.