Over the past two years, since the beginning of the pandemic, life has changed dramatically for most of us, but obviously the most affected are those whose loved ones either died of Covid or died during the past 2-plus years of Covid.
All industries, including the funeral industry, have had to change and adapt to the new normal of life. According to this article, the funeral industry has seen some trends and innovations that have occurred when it comes to honoring and celebrating a loved ones life.
Here are some of the trends:
On-line planning and purchasing
Actively participating in a loved one's cremation, funeral or burial
Online grief support/grief counseling
Pre-planning to ease the burden of loved ones
Creative alternatives to burials
Celebration of remembrance
Personalized funerals with attention to detail
A Necessary Conversation can you and your loved create a life celebration that honors and shares the true essence of the person.