Type of Container


Caskets are used for services which will include visitation or viewing, a funeral ritual and then ending with a cremation.

  • They are aesthetically pleasing and designed for family and/or public gatherings.
  • Designed with materials more durable than those used in cremation containers.
  • Usually have a fabric interior available in many designs and colors, and are used when there is to be a viewing.
  • Designed to provide a dignified setting when the body is to be present at the services.
  • Usually constructed of combustible materials, fashioned and finished with water-based glues and finishes, which during the cremation process do not release harmful emissions.

Cremation containers are used with the most basic of service ending in cremation.

  • Designed for cremation and made from materials of less permanence and therefore are less expensive.
  • Designed for the safe transportation and /or proper storage of the deceased while providing protection for those who handle the container.
  • Designed to provide a dignified setting for identification purposes.
  • Usually constructed of combustible materials, fashioned and furnished with water-based glues and finishes, which during the cremation process do not release harmful emissions.

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