Chapter Three Links
Into The Mystic: Going Out In Flames Can Be a Good Thing
Did You Know …
- Not every business calling itself a society is a nonprofit.
- There is no restriction on the term so some consumers might believe that a certain cremation society is run like the nonprofit memorial societies.
- You don’t want to get a big surprise after you join, do you? Death is a big enough shock as it is!
- Do your research. Check out the links below. And always double-check with consumer advocate groups.
Notes & Updates
If you ‘will’ your ashes to someone, you might want to say what is to be done with them once the original recipient passes on. Plenty of people get handed Great Uncle Edward’s ashes and have no clue where the old codger would have wanted them placed.
- This is a good site for exploring options and learning about the history of cremation http://usinsurancenet.com/after-life-options-exploring-cremation/
- Cremation Resource is a great site for exploring topics such as cremating pets, different types of cremation, how to arrange a cremation and so forth. http://www.cremationresource.org
- Nice website for cremation jewelry keepsakes is http://www.jewelrykeepsakes.com/
- If a link is broken, please let me know by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- The websites for goods and services are offered for your interest and exploration. The the act of posting them here is not an endorsement. There are some “goods and services” sites with whom I have had positive interaction and these sites are noted by the following: !!!
- EzineMark.com Cremation or Burial – Carbon Emissions and the Environment http://education.ezinemark.com/cremation-or-burial-carbon-emissions-and-the-environment-4d98bff785c.html
- All Weird News. 12/18/08. Body Explodes on Cremation http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/howaboutthat/3793982/Weather-rocket-kills-man-and-blows-up-his-body-at-cremation.html
- The Reverend Billy Graham http://billygraham.org/answer/when-a-christian-dies-is-it-all-right-to-cremate-the-body/
Disposal of Ashes
- United States Navy http://www.navy.mil/navydata/questions/burial.html
- Neptune Memorial Reef !!! NMReef.com
- Alkaline Hydrolysis https://www.cremationassociation.org/page/alkalinehydrolysis
- Promessa Organic http://www.promessa.se/?lang=en
- UK – Scattering Ashes – great resource for ideas and products ! http://www.scattering-ashes.co.uk/
On The Web
- Heavenly Stars UK https://heavenlystarsfireworks.com
- Art From Ashes http://www.artfromashes.com/
- Celestis http://www.memorialspaceflights.com/
- Creative Cremains http://www.cremationresource.org
- Cremation.com http://www.cremation.com/
- Cremation.org http://www.cremation.org/
- Eternal Reefs http://www.eternalreefs.com/
- National Park Service http://www.nps.gov/
- Over The Rainbow http://www.otrmemorials.com/
- EPA https://www.epa.gov/ocean-dumping/burial-sea
- Life Gem !!!http://lifegem.com/
- Greenlawn Funeral Home https://greenlawnfuneralhome.com/Fireworks_Package_1439179.html
- Cremation Solutions http://www.cremationsolutions.com/Floramorial-living-cremation-memorial-c45.html
- How to Build a Potato Gun http://hubpages.com/hub/how_to_build_a_potato_gun
- EcoEternity Forest Alternative green burial site where ashes are placed beside memorial trees. http://glisson.org/ecoeternity-forest/
- UK – Walesonline http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/2008/07/06/welshman-turns-dad-s-ashes-into-teapot-91466-21269042/
- UK – Urn Jewellery – Not in the book but a lovely site for funeral memorial jewellery http://urnjewellery.co.uk/
- The Vinyl Factory For all of you Rock-N-Rollers, you can h ave your ashes pressed into vinyl. UK company. https://thevinylfactory.com/about/