Funeral homes may offer funeral packages. These are usually well thought out, all inclusive, and economical. However, just because you are offered a choice of these packages that does not mean you have to choose one of them.
It is possible to custom tailor a funeral to perfectly suit a person's need and desires. Without scandalizing the community - or breaking the law - you can have almost any type of funeral you desire.
Most funeral directors are both flexible and open-minded. In pre-planning a funeral, it makes good sense to talk at leisure with a funeral director and express your preferences. You are not only
interested in good service at a good price, but in working with a funeral director with whom you feel comfortable. If you are going to be at all creative in pre-planning a funeral, being able to collaborate is an important consideration