Primary Goal of this Step
Show support to the family of the person who died by attending events held before the funeral or memorial service.
Important Tasks: Attend Pre-Funeral Events
Determine whether or not you are going to attend any pre-funeral events
Factors to consider include cultural customs, and whether or not you’ve been invited.
Attend the pre-funeral events
Pre-funeral events usually take the form of a viewing, wake, or visitation. Learn about the events and make sure that you follow the appropriate customs.