Three Visitation Rooms
mission is to offer the finest selection of service available
to families; whether it be simple or elaborate, burial or
We feel that the death of a family member or close friend
has always been a significant time in all our lives. We feel
a great responsibility when entrusted with the needs of the
families we serve. The funeral is a summary of one's life
and should express their individuality. Our goal is to ensure
that your family and the loved one you bring to us is cared
for with the utmost dignity and respect.
In serving area families, we have recognized the need for
a room in which the youngest family members can relax, unwind,
or simply play. With age-appropriate toys, books, and puzzles
in place, children are welcomed at Nordgren Memorial Chapel.
have found it very convienent for parents to be able to bring
their children with them to the funeral home as well as be
helpful for the children, instead of being shielded from the
loss of a loved-one, be included tenderly in experiencing
the circle of life.
Why Funerals Are Important
Memorial Chapel recognizes that our community is comprised
of diverse preferences of religion,
and beliefs. You will find our firm is responsive to your
needs and wishes. By offering a wide range of services, each
family has the ability to create a meaningful and appropriate
way to remember their loved one.
Memorial Chapel encourages families to bring favorite
things to the visitation, which gives others a chance
to share and remember.
a death occurs, there are certain criteria, mandated by
law, which must be recognized and requirements fulfilled
as a routine matter. Beyond this, the coordination of services
and disposition choices are determined by the family. We
will assist you and offer any guidance you may require.
The following are services our Funeral Directors will assist
transfer of the deceased from the place of death to the
care of the deceased, which may include sanitary washing,
embalming, dressing, hairdressing, cosmetology, and casketing
arrangement conference with the family to plan specific
details for the funeral
the deceased's doctor to sign a death certificate; then
filing this certificate at the local health department;
obtaining the requested amount of certified death certificates
for the family
all necessary permits and authorizations, as required.
an obituary to be placed in any newspapers requested by
local cemeteries or crematory, as required
and arrangement of floral pieces, and delivery to the family's
residence after the funeral
for Pallbearers and motor equipment, including limousines,
special floral pieces at the family's request
for Cash Advances for cemetery expenses, clergy honorariums,
music, funeral escorts, and custom acknowledgments
Fraternal or Military organizations to take part in the
for a personalized remembrance package, consisting of a
guest register book, memorial folders, acknowledgments
with Social Security and Veteran benefits
of life insurance claims
a family chooses not to have a service with burial or entombment,
we offer cremation options, immediate burial plans, and anatomical
Funerals Are Important
the grieving process
the importance of a life that has been lived
be personalized to allow mourners to remember and honor
their loved one in ways that are special and meaningful
as a central gathering place for family and friends to give
emotional and physical support to one another
closure for the bereaved
the reality and finality of the death
mourners to face the pain of their loss and express their
thoughts and feelings
survivors to better cope with their grief and assist in
enabling them to move on with their lives
a context for expression of religious and other beliefs
shared is grief diminished--and grief denied is grief delayed
Memorial Chapel offers a variety of merchandise for your selection.
Merchandise may be viewed at our funeral home or we can bring
photographs to your home.
your Funeral Director regarding ways to help make the funeral
you are arranging more meaningful.
you have further questions, please free to contact us.