Forever in Their Hearts
About This Show
Martin Brothers Funeral Services (mbfunerals.com/vancouver/) provides caring, dedicated and thoughtful service to families dealing with the loss of a loved one. We have four generations of funeral services experience and are here to guide you through all of the details, large and small, and always take the time to understand what is important to you and your family in your time of need. We have over 100 years of experience in funeral services and we are a funeral home in Vancouver who gives you affordable funeral services, funeral pre planning, cremation and burial services. We will make sure all of yours and your family's needs are met, and will be a guide in your time of need to ensure that your loved one lost is treated with the dignity and respect they deserve. Martin Brothers is here in your time of need, call today.
Most Recent Episode
Common Questions To Ask a Funeral Director
6 days ago
Have you ever had questions about planning a funeral? Would you know where to turn to find authentic answers? The funeral director is the best person to answer these questions for you. The first step in planning a funeral or memorial service is knowing where to start. Doesn’t it make sense to know what to ask before you need the services of a funeral chapel? If you want to learn more about funeral planning, then listen to this episode of Forever in their Hearts, where host Erik Reynolds talks with Valerie Martell, Director of Operations for Martin Brothers Funeral Services about common questions to ask a funeral director. Grief adds stress to the job of planning a funeral or memorial for a loved one lost. This interview is an opportunity to learn what to ask before a tragic situation occurs. The Timeline for Making Funeral Arrangements Valerie begins the episode by discussing how soon you have to start making arrangements after a loved one has died. Then Valerie goes on to compare what families instinctively want to do after losing a loved one and the advice she urges them to consider. Losing a family member is difficult enough without adding stress. Your best choice of funeral home in Vancouver, BC is one that not only takes care of the deceased, but also the living. Choosing a Cremation or a Burial Next Valerie discusses another of the common questions to ask a funeral director - cremation or burial? During the podcast she answers these follow-up questions regarding the topic: Is it cheaper to cremate than to bury? Are there more benefits for cremation or burial? What resources can I use to help me decide? Now ask yourself these two questions: Do I want to do the right thing when planning a funeral? Do I have questions for a funeral director about planning a ceremony? If you answered “yes” to either or both questions, then you should contact a Vancouver funeral home to get answers sooner than later. Preparing for Your Funeral Planning Appointment Then Valerie explains what you should take to the funeral home when planning a service or memorial. Valerie takes a moment to share what it’s like from the perspective of a grieving family member and shares what she says to someone in that situation. Nobody wants to plan a funeral. Knowing you have the information you