Yes, even when death occurs in hospital, the body may be transported home after completion of the usual formalities. Preservation and care are recommended, but not mandatory. If the passing away takes place at home, our advice is to entrust it as soon as possible to the custody of a funeral home where the best […]
Burial consists of placing the coffin containing the body of the deceased under the ground, either directly or in a grave, and possibly placing a memorial over it to mark the grave and turn it into a place dedicated to the memory of the deceased and meditation. Cremation is the burning of the coffin containing […]
In the event of death, the procedure is as follows: First, the death must be declared and a death certificate prepared. If the death occurred at home, the death must be certified by a doctor. If the death occurred in hospital, the medical personnel will take care of it. If the death is due to […]
Repatriation is a complex process and can vary depending on the destination and circumstances of the death. It is therefore important to work with an experienced funeral home to guide you through the process and ensure a safe and legal repatriation. Repatriating a body involves numerous authorisations, such as local police authorisation and legal and […]
When a loved one dies, the coffin is their final resting place, so it is important to choose one that respects their last wishes and suits your preferences. The choice of coffin depends on a number of factors, such as the type of tribute you wish to pay, personal values, the budget available or the […]
The term burial refers to the interment of the body of the deceased.
A death certificate is an official document with which a doctor certifies the death of a person. When death occurs in hospital (in 75% of cases), a doctor at the hospital takes care of the declaration. If death occurs at home, it is traditionally the doctor treating the patient who issues the death certificate, although […]
Cremation is the incineration of the body in a crematorium.
Chosen by most families after the death of a loved one, the funeral home is the ideal place where to be close to the deceased before the funeral. Until the day of the ceremony, we provide you with warm and private spaces that allow you to watch over the deceased at your pace, from a […]