Did you know? Home funerals used to just be called “funerals.” It’s a fact!
As more people choose to come home at the end of life, families are rediscovering the power of caring for their loved ones on the road to death. Once death occurs, it just makes sense to continue caring for the person you have loved and cared for for so long. These links can answer questions about home funerals.
- Funeral Consumers Alliance of MN Home Funeral Information
- MN Threshold Network
- National Home Funeral Alliance
- Why Caring for Our Own Dead is an Act of Social Justice
- What It’s Like to Have a Home Funeral, article in the Daily Beast
This delightful video from Caitlin Doughty (the Ask a Mortician lady) answers all your burning questions about the legal requirements for having a home funeral.