Which Funeral Home is Right for You?

Posted on July 17, 2017 by Teri Vila-Caballero under Funeral Home
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When someone passes away, you have plenty of to-do items on your mind. Of course, the hardest thing to face is the fact that the person you love is gone. Your grief will take on many faces over the next few days, weeks, months, and even years. But amidst your heavy heart, you also want to do your best to honor that person’s memory in a fitting manner. For that, you will want to contact a funeral home. But how do you know what funeral home is right? Hopefully these answers can help.

Find a Funeral Home with the Options You Want

If you already know what type of burial or service you want, all you have to do is find a funeral home that has those services. If you are not sure what you want yet and you want to ask questions, it is a good idea to find a Miami, FL funeral home with a variety of services so you can consider them all and choose what is most fitting.

Find a Funeral Home with Space

You will want to guess how many people will attend the services you arrange with the funeral home. If you are going to have the memorial or burial service at the funeral home, you will need to have the proper amount of space. If it is going to be a small gathering, a smaller room will do. If the person has a lot of family and friends who will want to say goodbye, you will need to ensure that there is enough space to accommodate that size of group as well.

Look at Prices

Of course, you don’t want to go to a funeral home just because they have low prices. Quality of service is very important when dealing with a loved one who passed on with dignity and respect. But you have to fit within a certain budget as well and you want to ensure that you get all of the services you need within those parameters. Take a look at a funeral home’s packages and see if they fit within your budget for the final services.

Make Some Calls

Once you have looked into a few things online, you can start calling a few funeral home options to ask questions.  You can often get a good feel for how you would be treated by talking to the representative on the phone. If you appreciate the treatment, make an appointment to talk to the funeral director.

Ferdinand Funeral Homes & Crematory is here to help you with the final services for your loved one, whether you choose traditional burial, cremations, or another option. Give us a call today at 305-631-0001 and we can go over the options with you. We’ll treat you and your loved ones with nothing but compassion and respect throughout the process. We’re located at 2546 SW 8th St. Miami, FL 33135 and we’re ready to take the burdens from your shoulders so you can concentrate on grieving.

Teri Vila-Caballero is the Pre Need Director at Ferdinand Funeral Homes & Crematory. She joined the team in 2012 to fulfill her calling to serve our community.