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Preplanning a Funeral
People often feel uneasy about preplanning a funeral. Although making funeral prearrangements can be tough, it benefits both you and your family. Firstly, funeral preplanning allows for you to be honored exactly how you would like. Secondly, a prearranged funeral relieves your family from the major burden of scrambling to make funeral plans at a time when they are overcome with grief. Furthermore, you can even prepay for your funeral which removes the financial expense that your family would be left with. We believe that preplanning a funeral is one of the most selfless things you because you provide your family with something even after you have left them.
At Metropolitan Funeral Chapels, we are dedicated to making the funeral prearrangement process simple and straightforward. Our staff will walk you through every decision that needs to be made. We help you with everything from selecting a casket or urn to writing your will. Generally, we strive to plan a service that not only honors your life, but that also allows your family to start the healing process and say a meaningful goodbye.
In the sections below, you can find more detailed information on our preneed funeral services. We invite you to browse through these sections, and then when you are ready to begin the funeral prearrangement process please give us a call at (585) 436-7730.
Why People Choose to Plan Ahead
Ask 25 people why they came to us for assistance in funeral pre-planning, and you'll hear 25 different answers. Learn more about the reasons behind their decisions.
Funeral Pre-Arrangement Process
The funeral pre-arrangement process is not complicated: Consider your funeral service options, discuss them with family, and record your wishes for us to follow in the future.
Record Your Wishes
What is the #1 reason people choose to pre-plan their funeral? It's the responsible thing to do. Learn the top reasons people pre-arrange funeral services.
When you're ready to start the funeral pre-planning process, you may really appreciate this step-by-step funeral pre-arrangement checklist.
No one wants to think about a time when they will be unable to make critical health care or end-of-life decisions but it makes sense to complete an advance directive.
Our online pre-need funeral planning tool makes pre-planning easier. Your own personal login allows you to return to your plan and make changes at any time.