This type of service consists of the deceased being
cemeteries require). The viewing may entail a
visitation the night before or on the same day as
the funeral. The family selects the hours for
viewing, which typically runs 2 to 4 hours. The
funeral service may be held at the funeral home or
in a church, followed by interment in the cemetery.
Traditional services also include a Minister or
Priest, Organist, Soloist Pallbearers, use of the
Hearse, Pallbear cars and flowers. Optional choices
are collages of family pictures, video tributes and
many caskets are available with a variety of scenes
for the back panel.