How To Plan A Memorable Funeral

How To Plan A Memorable Funeral

There are two schools of thought when planning a funeral. The first is that it should reflect the wishes of the deceased. The other thought is that it is a time for mourners to grieve and have a chance to say goodbye. The question is, is one of these approaches...
How Often Should You Revise Your Will?

How Often Should You Revise Your Will?

Estate planning is an essential part of your funeral preplanning checklist. No matter what your age, it is important to have your affairs in order. Why is estate planning so important? The simple answer is that you want to protect your assets and your loved ones when...
How A Funeral Director Can Help

How A Funeral Director Can Help

Making arrangements for a funeral involves many decisions. You want to honor your loved one’s wishes, but you also want to consider what would be helpful to you and other family members and friends who are in mourning. When emotions are in play, it can be challenging...
Cremation Costs & Memorials

Cremation Costs & Memorials

Cremation costs are one reason that people make the decision for cremation for their final disposition. Of course, just because you choose cremation, it does not mean that you cannot have a formal memorial or funeral service. In fact, because cremation costs are...
Best Funeral Homes | Holiday Remembrance

Best Funeral Homes | Holiday Remembrance

The best funeral homes always find ways to help families who are grieving their loved ones. At Mountain View Funeral Home, we know that coping with grief during the holidays can be especially difficult. It may be a season of joy for others, but it can be challenging...
Funeral Homes |  Books To Help With Grief

Funeral Homes | Books To Help With Grief

People rely on funeral homes as places to help with preparations when someone they love passes away. But funeral homes are also places of compassion and caring. At Mountain View Funeral Home, we understand how difficult it is to lose a loved one. And, for us, it is...
Cremation Process Questions

Cremation Process Questions

Many people have questions about the cremation process. At Mountain View Funeral Home, we agree that it is important to ask questions when making a decision either for yourself or a loved one. For that reason, we have included a list of a few questions to ask a...
Mortuary Support For Survivors of Suicide

Mortuary Support For Survivors of Suicide

As a Mesa mortuary since 1951, Mountain View Funeral Home has helped many families honor their loved ones who have passed. For most, losing a family member is a difficult time, no matter what the circumstances. But, when a loved one’s loss is self-inflicted, family...
Cost Of Cremation | What To Consider

Cost Of Cremation | What To Consider

When considering options for final interment, many people wonder about the cost of cremation. While there are many factors involved, the cost of cremation is almost always significantly less than what you would pay for a traditional casket burial. This is just one...
Phoenix Memorial Mortuary | Organ Donations

Phoenix Memorial Mortuary | Organ Donations

As a Phoenix memorial mortuary, Mountain View Funeral Home is dedicated to caring for the your needs and those of your loved ones. One of the questions we are asked is if a funeral is possible for someone who has made the selfless decision to donate organs or their...