Giving a meaningful, moving eulogy can be a nerve-wracking situation for even the most accomplished public speaker, but it need not be. This guide will provide you with the information you need to strike the right balance of emotion and lightheartedness.
Like everything in society, funeral etiquette has evolved over time. While common sense is your best guide, here are a few dos and don'ts of funeral etiquette.
Whether a death is sudden or expected, the loss of a loved one is indescribable. When you are in a heightened emotional state, even the most basic decisions can seem staggering. This section seeks to guide you through the immediate hours following a passing.
Appointments may be conveniently scheduled at Audubon Funeral Home, 2525 Highway 11 Slidell, LA (985) 645-0600. We understand that your time is important so our professional staff will work around your schedule to meet with your family for an arrangement consultation. During this time, your director will be able to assist you with any questions or concerns you may have as they guide you through the arrangement process.
The death of someone we care about can be indescribable. Words fail to describe how painful the grief we feel can be. We are proud to provide these guides in order to help begin the healing process.
After the passing of a loved one, it is a good idea to let a lawyer figure things out. Before getting in touch with a lawyer there are several important documents that you need to gather.
A certified death certificate is frequently necessary in the wake of a death. A death certificate can be obtained through a funeral director. It is a good idea to obtain multiple copies of a death certificate, as many agencies require a certified certificate and not a photocopy.
Looking for more information on Veterans? The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has the answers you are looking for. From Headstones Markers & Medallions to Burial Allowance & even forms, you can find this resourceful information on their website.
Social Security Benefits
With each service provided, our staff will send a Statement of Death by Funeral Director to the Social Security office. This statement begins the process to discontinue Social Security payments.
It is common to have questions about the funeral process. This section contains some commonly asked questions, to help make this process easier for you. If additional questions arise, please feel free to contact us directly at the funeral home.