Will my Funeral Home be upset that I purchase a casket from a 3rd party?
It is not uncommon for people to purchase caskets from a third-party supplier, and most funeral homes will not be upset by this. In fact, many funeral homes will be happy to work with you to ensure that your wishes are carried out, regardless of where the casket is purchased from.
Keep in mind that the funeral home is responsible for transporting the deceased, preparing the body, and arranging the funeral services. The casket is just one part of the funeral process. The funeral home's primary concern is providing a respectful and dignified funeral for the deceased and their family.
If you are considering purchasing a casket from a third-party supplier, you should call is to discuss the options and logistics of the casket purchase. We normally interface and coordinate with your funeral home to make sure that delivery is managed without any issue. This will allow them to make any necessary arrangements and ensure that everything goes smoothly on the day of the funeral.