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What You Need to Know About Scattering Ashes at Sea

February 14, 2017
Ashes from a cremation simply contain harmless minerals and shouldn't harm the environment. Scattering ashes at sea has become such a common choice for cremated remains in Boston and across the country that the United States ...

How to Memorialize a Loved One with Cremation Jewelry

February 7, 2017
One advantage of cremation is that it offers you many ways to honor your loved one. After cremation, you will get a few pounds of your loved one's ashes. Many people choose to scatter, bury, or store their loved one’s ashes in an urn ...

How to Choose Urns for Cremation

January 31, 2017
If you decide on cremation, you will have a choice of containers to hold the ashes. You can find many different types of urns for cremation. Some of these are meant to be permanent vessels but others are only intended to temporarily ...

Cremation Vs. Burial: Exploring the Pros and Cons

January 24, 2017
How do you and your loved ones want to be honored after you pass away? Ideally, you and family members will sit down and make plans in advance based on your finances, spiritual beliefs, and personal values. If your loved one has ...

6 Ways to Personalize Your Loved One’s Cremation Services

January 17, 2017
At Boston Cremation, we think that every family should have a chance to celebrate the life of their loved ones in their own way. Cremation services allow for enough flexibility to suit both the tastes of survivors and fulfill the ...

3 Special Ideas for a Memorial Service

January 10, 2017
You might opt to hold a personalized memorial service instead of a formal funeral service for a variety of reasons. Sometimes the issue comes down to timing; however, you might also base your decision on the personal preference of ...