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Funeral Homes in Stanton

Whether looking for Affordable  Funeral Options  or  Cremation Services, Destiny Funeral Home & Crematory can service and cater to the families located in Stanton CA and surrounding areas such as Long Beach and Signal Hill CA.

Stanton CA Funeral Homes

While there are many other reputable Funeral Homes serving families in the area Destiny Funeral Home & Crematory is there for you and stands by you every step of the way to ensure we give your loved one an honorable Funeral Service.  

Allow Destiny Funeral Home & Crematory the chance to serve your family. Contact us today to learn more about our Affordable Funeral & Cremation Options. 

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Frequently Asked Questions about Funerals

Do clergy always officiate at a funeral service?

In conjunction with or sometimes in place of a clergy person, family or friends may share personal thoughts, memories and feelings about the deceased as part of the service.

Should a child attend a funeral?

Children grieve just as adults do. Any child old enough to form a relationship will experience some form of grief when a relationship is severed. As adults we may not view a childs behavior as grief as it often is demonstrated in ways which we misunderstand as "moody", "cranky", "withdrawn" or other behavioral patterns which do not appear to us to be grief. When a death occurs children need to be surrounded by feelings of warmth, acceptance and understanding. This may be a tall order to expect of the adults who are experiencing their own grief and upset. Caring adults can guide children through this time when the child is experiencing feelings for which they have no words and thus can not identify. In a very real way, this time can be a growth experience for the child, teaching about love and relationships. The first task is to create an atmosphere in which the child's thoughts, fears and wishes are recognized. This means that they should be allowed to participate in any of the arrangements, ceremonies and gatherings which are comfortable for them. First, explain what will be happening and why it is happening at a level the child can understand. A child may not be able to speak at a grandparent's funeral but would benefit greatly from the opportunity to draw a picture to be placed in the casket or displayed at the service. Be aware that children will probably have short attention spans and may need to leave a service or gathering before the adults are ready. Many families provide a non-family attendant to care for the children in this event. The key is to allow the participation, not to force it. Forced participation can be harmful. Children instinctively have a good sense of how involved they wish to be. They should be listened to carefully.

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