Funeral Planning: Your Complete Resource

iStock_000025805549_500x341Welcome to your source for everything you need to know about funeral planning. Here you’ll find: 1) explanations of the steps involved in planning a funeral, 2) do-it-yourself planning tools and planning forms, and 3) advice on how to plan funeral services or memorial services.


If you need to make immediate funeral plans, our guide to Funeral Arrangements is a must-read that will tell you what you need to do. Read it now.

Funeral Planning Tips and Tools Tailored to You

Whether you want to create a basic funeral plan or plan all aspects of your funeral, we have advice and tools to help you from start to finish. And it’s all free!

  1. If you are doing your initial research and want to understand the reasons to plan your funeral in advance, check out our article on Funeral Preplanning.
  2. If you are looking for information, ideas and guidance, you’ll find excellent advice in our sections on managing your Funeral Costs, planning your Funeral Ceremonies, and tips for writing Eulogies and Obituaries.
  3. If you want to start by putting your funeral plans on paper, you can download our Pre-Need Funeral Planning Form to serve as a checklist for your funeral and help you compile all the necessary information.
  4. If you want to take advantage of the ultimate funeral planning tool, try our FREE Funeral-Wise Planner. It’s an easy-to-use, yet powerful tool that enables you to estimate your funeral costs, search for funeral providers, shop for funeral merchandise, and assign trustees (Plan Guardians) for your funeral plan.

Jump start your funeral planning with our Funeral Quick Plan. You can create a basic funeral plan in just a few minutes. It’s FREE and there’s NO OBLIGATION.

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Contributor: Rick Paskin