In the days following a loved one’s death you’re faced with hundreds of important decisions to make when you’re probably feeling your worst. While coping with the sadness, you may be responsible for sharing the news with family and friends, handling all sorts of legal administration and planning a send off for your loved one. It’s not easy and it seems a lot to ask but hopefully you might actually find funeral planning a comfort in the strangely quiet, still days following a death.

We wanted to put together a helpful check-list of things to think about when planning a funeral to help you navigate through this sometimes foggy and confusing time.

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