Primary Goal of this Step
Imagine and pre-plan your "dream funeral," even if it's 50 years away, and talk to your family about what you're thinking. Learn about the many reasons to pre-plan your funeral now.
Important Tasks: Plan Your Funeral or Memorial Service
Think about the type of funeral service you want to have
Decide if you want any other funeral events
Imagine what you want your funeral to be like
There are a number of elements of the service that you can plan in advance, such as choosing a location for the service, deciding who you would like to serve as pallbearers, or selecting readings and songs you'd like to have performed at the service.