Funeral Services | Types

Funeral Services | Types

Some people are intimidated by any topics relating to death, and would avoid a conversation with a funeral director with all of their might. However, understanding the various funeral services that are available for your loved one is a good first step in a healthy...
Burial Services | Guidelines

Burial Services | Guidelines

Nearly everyone understands that when you see a line of vehicles traveling closely together–led by a police escort, all with their lights on–that you’re seeing a funeral procession heading towards burial services. However, did you know that there is...
Funeral Directory | Better Options

Funeral Directory | Better Options

When you’re living through the passing of a loved one, life can seem to lose its luster making decisions even more difficult than usual. Instead of looking through a funeral directory to find individuals that you trust to help support you during this emotional...
Traditional Funerals | Prepare For Weather

Traditional Funerals | Prepare For Weather

When you’re pre-planning traditional funerals, it is next to impossible to ensure that the weather is going to be ideal on the day that your memorial service occurs. If you feel strongly about having a graveside service, or interment, we can help you plan ahead...
Funeral Plot | Planning

Funeral Plot | Planning

Many Americans choose cremation as their final disposition, but more than half of individuals in the U.S. still want to be interred at a cemetery–meaning it makes good sense to find a suitable final resting place before you need it. There are actually several...
Funeral Chapel | Finding Peace

Funeral Chapel | Finding Peace

Finding joy in the simple things of life is something we hear a great deal about, but it can be difficult to slow down long enough to be intentional and focused in the moment. When a life ends, your mind may go towards an unknown future–which can help you be...
Arizona Funeral Homes

Arizona Funeral Homes

Writing an obituary for a loved one is a final way of saying goodbye. While sad, writing about your loved one gives you an opportunity to think back through all of the wonderful times that you shared, and gives you the chance to tell their story to the world by noting...
Military Funeral | Symbolism

Military Funeral | Symbolism

Just like many other parts of service to our country, a military funeral is steeped in tradition and symbolism. Whether you’re the parent, spouse or loved one of a fallen military member, it’s good to understand the various symbols and what they mean as...
What Is a Funeral Home?

What Is a Funeral Home?

No one wants to think about having to plan a funeral for a loved one, but death is an inevitable part of life and this final celebration is important to friends and family alike. When you are asked to take on this loving burden, you want to be sure that you’re...
Mortuary | Memorialize a Loved One

Mortuary | Memorialize a Loved One

While cremation is becoming a more popular option in America, many people still have concerns when their loved one selects this option for their final disposition. At Mountain View Funeral Home and Cemetery, we have a full crematory onsite as well as our mortuary, so...