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Caro Michigan Funerals

Chris Taylor provided my wife and I with impeccable service. The time Chris spent to make sure nothing was overlooked showed me just how much compassion and expertise he has for his job.    

Preplanning Checklist

Where to Begin

Whether you decide on burial or cremation, preplanning a funeral is a seamless process, nevertheless you do need a few things to get started:

  • Vital Statistics (including)
  • Name of Father, place of birth, year
  • Mother’s Maiden Name, place of birth, year
  • Education – elementary, high school, college, graduate school
  • Social Security Number
  • Veteran Information
  • Military Service
  • Branch Rank
  • Date of Enlistment
  • Date of Discharge
  • Name(s) of war/conflict(s) toured
  • Serial Number
  • Affiliations
  • Fraternal, Service and Union Memberships
  • Special Recognitions
  • Persons to Contact
  • Children, Relatives and Friends to Notify
  • Funeral Preferences
  • Preferred Clergy/Celebrant
  • Names of Pallbearers and Honorary Pallbearers
  • Preferred Music, Bible Verses or Poetry
  • Preferred Clothing or Jewelry
  • Burial Property Information
  • Special Instructions
  • Location of Important Documents and Passwords