Wellness Presentation: Planning a Funeral

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  • January 13, 2019
  • Time: 9:30am – 10:30am
  • Location: 500 McKennans Church Road Wilmington, DE 19808
  • Coordinator: RCCPC Office

Join us on Sunday 1/13/19 at 9:30 in Fellowship Hall to welcome Sharon Gilgenast.  Sharon will talk about: 

 What the law requires for funerals

  • Burial versus cremation
  • Do you need to purchase a casket and burial vault
  • Costs – funeral home, obituary, flowers, clergy, police escorts, death certificate
  • Funeral planning guide
  • Talking to family members about their wishes

 Sharon has a passion for helping others and had the experience of a family member being taken advantage of during an emotional time, when losing a loved one.  She has a background in finance and worked for a funeral home.  Sharon is familiar with funeral home operations and is able to give specific and general information regarding funerals.  Come with your questions for Sharon as she walks us through the process of planning a funeral.