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...
Cemetery | Graveside Service

Cemetery | Graveside Service

Planning a funeral can be overwhelming, and if you’re unfamiliar with the terminology or structure of a traditional service than it can be difficult to know where to start. Our knowledgeable and compassionate funeral directors and their staff will help answer...
Funeral Music For An Elderly Parent

Funeral Music For An Elderly Parent

When planning a memorial service for an elderly parent, you want to be sure that the funeral music is appropriate, tasteful and meaningful. When your family has been impacted with a loss–expected or not–it can be difficult to think of favorite songs that...
Funeral Planning Services

Funeral Planning Services

Not every family is religious–in fact, more than 22% of Americans do not identify with any type of religion and consider themselves “unaffiliated” with faith backgrounds of any type. However, many traditional funeral services are firmly rooted in...
Cremation Service | Growing Trend

Cremation Service | Growing Trend

Cremation is a growing trend in the United States, and one of the reasons why a cremation service is so popular these days is because of the low environmental impact. New cremation techniques are valued for a variety of reasons, and they are also significantly less...
Funeral Assistance | Culture

Funeral Assistance | Culture

Families today are incredibly blended, and may have individuals within the family who claim a variety of different cultural backgrounds. While it can be challenging to blend cultural uniqueness during holidays, a funeral is one time that you want to be sure to feature...
Burial Vaults | History

Burial Vaults | History

Many people are under the impression that the casket selected for underground burial is what will physically be in contact with the earth, but that is not the case. A burial vault, also known as a grave liner, is a container that is often made of concrete that the...