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cremation Sentence Examples

  • Among these the cremation ceremonies are especially conspicuous.

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  • Among these the cremation ceremonies are especially conspicuous.

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  • Cremation took the place of burial of the dead.

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  • cremation is always present.

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  • In Beowulf cremation is represented as the prevailing custom.

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  • One or two vases are found in each barrow, ornamented with finger-imprints, string decoration, &c. The later period is characterized by the practice of cremation, though the remains are still placed in harrows.

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  • The statue had consecrated the site of Caesar's cremation.

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  • But after cremation came in a mourning procession of servants and chiefs carrying the body to the funeral pyre to be burnt by the demondressed priests, after which the crowd of wives and slaves were exhorted to serve their lord faithfully in the next world, were sacrificed and their bodies burnt.

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  • After the 6th century cremation seems not to have been common, if we may trust the sagas, but isolated instances occur as late as the 10th century.

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  • In the early iron age there is less uniformity, some districts apparently favouring cremation and others inhumation.

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  • Pre-eminent among these is the discovery, by Mr William Peppe, on the Birdpur estate, adjoining the boundary between English and Nepalese territory, of the stupa, or cairn, erected by the Sakiya clan over their share of the ashes from the cremation pyre of the Buddha.

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  • In 1889 he entertained at Hissarlik a committee of archaeological experts, deputed to examine B6tticher's absurd contention that the ruins represented not a city, but a cremation necropolis; and he was contemplating a new and more extensive campaign on the same site when, in December 1890, he was seized at Naples with an illness which ended fatally on the morning of Christmas Day.

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  • A group of Italic cremation tombs a pozzo of the Villanova period were found under the pavement of the medieval Vicolo del Campidoglio.

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  • It is worth noting that a number of specimens were found in the cremation cemetery at Borgstedterfeld near Rendsburg.

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  • - Both inhumation and cremation were practised in heathen times.

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  • Cremation makes its appearance first in the earlier part of the bronze age, and in the latter part of that age practically displaces the older rite.

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  • It is to be observed that cremation and the use of the barrow are not mutually exclusive, for cremated remains, generally in urns, are often found in barrows.

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  • A special form of funeral rite peculiar to the North was that of cremation on a ship. Generally the ship was drawn up on land; but occasionally we hear, in legendary sagas, of the burning ship being sent out to sea.

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  • The graves of the period contain urns of earthenware or glass, cremation being the prevalent practice, and the objects found include one or more coins in accordance with Roman usage.

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  • While cremation is rare in the long barrows of the south of England, it is the rule in those of Yorkshire and the north of Scotland.

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  • It was the natural result of the practice of cremation, however, that it should induce a modification of the barrow structure.

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  • In these mounds cremation appears more frequently than inhumation; and both are accompanied by implements, weapons and ornaments of stone and bone.

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  • The dead were buried in an extended position, while in the preceding Bronze Age cremation had been the rule.

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  • The exact form of the sanctuary at that period cannot be determined, but it seems to have been in some way connected with the burning of the dead, and extensive remains of such cremation are found in all the earlier, pre-Sargonic strata.

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  • It is worth noting that a number of specimens were found in the cremation cemetery at Borgstedterfeld near Rendsburg.

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  • The dead were buried in an extended position, while in the preceding Bronze Age cremation had been the rule.

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  • The exact form of the sanctuary at that period cannot be determined, but it seems to have been in some way connected with the burning of the dead, and extensive remains of such cremation are found in all the earlier, pre-Sargonic strata.

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  • The account of the death and cremation of the Buddha, preserved in the Buddhist canon, states that one-eighth portion of the ashes was presented to the Sakiya clan, and that they built a thupa, or memorial mound, over it.'

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  • Crematoria are provided at certain of the companies' cemeteries, and the Cremation Act 1902 enabled borough councils to provide crematoria.

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  • See also the articles Annuity; Capital Punishment; Cremation; Insurance; Medical, Jurisprudence, &C.

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  • In this last necropolis cremation seems slightly to precede inhumation in date.

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  • The degradation of the chamber naturally produced a corresponding degradation of the mound which covered it, and the barrows of the Bronze Age, in which cremation was common, are smaller and less imposing than those of the Stone Age, but often surprisingly rich in the relics of the life and of the art workmanship of the time.

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  • The graves at Hallstatt were partly inhumation partly cremation; they contained swords, daggers, spears, javelins, axes, helmets, bosses and plates of shields and hauberks, brooches, various forms of jewelry, amber and glass beads, many of the objects being decorated with animals and geometrical designs.

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  • A crematorium was completed in 1909, and cremation instead of interment has since been urged by the District commissioners.

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  • Among the places where these have been found, special mention should be made of the large cremation cemetery at Borgstedterfeld, between Rendsburg and EckernfOrde, which has yielded many urns and brooches closely resembling those found in heathen graves in England.

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  • The Bronze Age is also characterized by the fact that cremation was the mode of disposal of the dead, whereas in the Stone Age burial was the rule.

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  • At the LeMoyne crematory established here by Dr Francis Julius LeMoyne,' on the 6th of December 1876, took place the first public cremation in the United States; the body burned was that of Baron Joseph Henry Louis de Palm (1809-1876), a Bavarian nobleman who had emigrated to the United States in 1862 and had been active in the Theosophical Society in New York.

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  • They occur, with one exception, south of the Ouse, the most important being a cemetery at Kempston, where two systems - cremation and earth-burial - are found side by side.

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  • customs, notably the rite of cremation in place of the older corpse-burial, are introduced, and in many cases the earlier tombs were pillaged and re-used by new corners.

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  • The more exalted the personage the longer, as a rule, is the body kept before cremation.

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  • This last belief seems to have been connected at one time with the practice of cremation.

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  • Vessels of clay, more or less ornate in character, which occur with these early interments of unburnt bodies, have been regarded as food-vessels and drinking-cups, differing in character and purpose from the cinerary urns of larger size in which the ashes of the dead were deposited after cremation.

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  • Gotha is remarkable for its insurance societies and for the support it has given to cremation.

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  • An alternative to burial is to scatter or bury the ashes from a cremation in the garden.

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  • In the majority of cases the cremation ashes are strewn or buried in the gardens of remembrance.

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  • The ring of large stones would have held together a cairn of smaller stones covering a cremation burial.

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  • Expectations of what a cremation cemetery could involve had changed.

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  • Each had a stone cist at the center which held a cremation burial.

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  • A small mound, 1 foot high and 14 feet in diameter containing one cremation with six calcined flints.

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  • forbid cremation to their members?

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  • illumined only by the terrible flames of the cremation pyres.

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  • It was immediately after the latter had conducted the second postmortem, on 19 May, that the body was released for cremation.

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  • Less than a mile away was a contemporary cremation pyre site by a stream.

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  • scattering of cremation ashes.

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  • In 2000, a bronze age inverted cremation urn was noted about a meter down in the cliff face.

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  • A number of cremation burials were found, one of which contained the miniature bucket urn pictured below.

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  • In the first period (Italic) cremation burials closely approximating to the Villanova type are found; in the second 1 (Venetian) the tombs are constructed of blocks of stone, and situlae (bronze buckets), sometimes decorated with elaborate designs, are frequently used to contain the cinerary urns; in the third (Gallic), which begins during the 4th centilry B.C., though cremation continues, the tombs are much poorer, the ossuaries being of badly baked rough clay, and show traces of Gallic influence, and characteristics of the La-Tene civilization.

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  • customs, notably the rite of cremation in place of the older corpse-burial, are introduced, and in many cases the earlier tombs were pillaged and re-used by new corners.

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  • (8) Excavated tombs, of either the pit or the grotto kind, in which the dead were laid, together with various objects of use and luxury, without cremation, and in either coffins or loculi or simple wrappings.

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  • Cremation took the place of burial of the dead.

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  • The account of the death and cremation of the Buddha, preserved in the Buddhist canon, states that one-eighth portion of the ashes was presented to the Sakiya clan, and that they built a thupa, or memorial mound, over it.'

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  • Interment was just as legal as cremation,and had, in fact, been universally practised by the Romans until the later days of the republic. 2 The bodies of the ScipiosandNasos were buried in still existing catacombs; and if the Christians p r e - ferred to adopt that which Minu cius Felix calls " the better, and more ancient custom of inhumation " (Octavius, c. 2), there was absolutely nothing, to quote the words of Northcote (Roma sotterran.

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  • Crematoria are provided at certain of the companies' cemeteries, and the Cremation Act 1902 enabled borough councils to provide crematoria.

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  • A group of Italic cremation tombs a pozzo of the Villanova period were found under the pavement of the medieval Vicolo del Campidoglio.

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  • Nor did he hesitate to avail himself of the popular outburst, which immediately after the murder had consecrated the site of Caesar's cremation with a bustum, to erect on the spot a permanent temple to his adopted father, under the definitely religious title of divus Julius.

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  • The more exalted the personage the longer, as a rule, is the body kept before cremation.

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  • But after cremation came in a mourning procession of servants and chiefs carrying the body to the funeral pyre to be burnt by the demondressed priests, after which the crowd of wives and slaves were exhorted to serve their lord faithfully in the next world, were sacrificed and their bodies burnt.

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  • - Both inhumation and cremation were practised in heathen times.

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  • In Beowulf cremation is represented as the prevailing custom.

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  • Cremation makes its appearance first in the earlier part of the bronze age, and in the latter part of that age practically displaces the older rite.

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  • In the early iron age there is less uniformity, some districts apparently favouring cremation and others inhumation.

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  • After the 6th century cremation seems not to have been common, if we may trust the sagas, but isolated instances occur as late as the 10th century.

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  • It is to be observed that cremation and the use of the barrow are not mutually exclusive, for cremated remains, generally in urns, are often found in barrows.

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  • A special form of funeral rite peculiar to the North was that of cremation on a ship. Generally the ship was drawn up on land; but occasionally we hear, in legendary sagas, of the burning ship being sent out to sea.

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  • This last belief seems to have been connected at one time with the practice of cremation.

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  • See also the articles Annuity; Capital Punishment; Cremation; Insurance; Medical, Jurisprudence, &C.

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  • In this last necropolis cremation seems slightly to precede inhumation in date.

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  • One or two vases are found in each barrow, ornamented with finger-imprints, string decoration, &c. The later period is characterized by the practice of cremation, though the remains are still placed in harrows.

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  • The graves of the period contain urns of earthenware or glass, cremation being the prevalent practice, and the objects found include one or more coins in accordance with Roman usage.

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  • cremation is always present.

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  • Vessels of clay, more or less ornate in character, which occur with these early interments of unburnt bodies, have been regarded as food-vessels and drinking-cups, differing in character and purpose from the cinerary urns of larger size in which the ashes of the dead were deposited after cremation.

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  • While cremation is rare in the long barrows of the south of England, it is the rule in those of Yorkshire and the north of Scotland.

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  • It was the natural result of the practice of cremation, however, that it should induce a modification of the barrow structure.

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  • The degradation of the chamber naturally produced a corresponding degradation of the mound which covered it, and the barrows of the Bronze Age, in which cremation was common, are smaller and less imposing than those of the Stone Age, but often surprisingly rich in the relics of the life and of the art workmanship of the time.

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  • In these mounds cremation appears more frequently than inhumation; and both are accompanied by implements, weapons and ornaments of stone and bone.

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  • Pre-eminent among these is the discovery, by Mr William Peppe, on the Birdpur estate, adjoining the boundary between English and Nepalese territory, of the stupa, or cairn, erected by the Sakiya clan over their share of the ashes from the cremation pyre of the Buddha.

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  • The graves at Hallstatt were partly inhumation partly cremation; they contained swords, daggers, spears, javelins, axes, helmets, bosses and plates of shields and hauberks, brooches, various forms of jewelry, amber and glass beads, many of the objects being decorated with animals and geometrical designs.

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  • The Hallstatt culture is that of the Homeric Achaeans (see Achaeans), but as the brooch (along with iron, cremation of the dead, the round shield and the geometric ornament) passed down into Greece from central Europe, and as brooches are found in the lower town at Mycenae, 1350 B.C., they must have been invented long before that date in central Europe.

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  • A crematorium was completed in 1909, and cremation instead of interment has since been urged by the District commissioners.

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  • Among the places where these have been found, special mention should be made of the large cremation cemetery at Borgstedterfeld, between Rendsburg and EckernfOrde, which has yielded many urns and brooches closely resembling those found in heathen graves in England.

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  • The Bronze Age is also characterized by the fact that cremation was the mode of disposal of the dead, whereas in the Stone Age burial was the rule.

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  • At the LeMoyne crematory established here by Dr Francis Julius LeMoyne,' on the 6th of December 1876, took place the first public cremation in the United States; the body burned was that of Baron Joseph Henry Louis de Palm (1809-1876), a Bavarian nobleman who had emigrated to the United States in 1862 and had been active in the Theosophical Society in New York.

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  • Gotha is remarkable for its insurance societies and for the support it has given to cremation.

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  • They occur, with one exception, south of the Ouse, the most important being a cemetery at Kempston, where two systems - cremation and earth-burial - are found side by side.

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  • In 1889 he entertained at Hissarlik a committee of archaeological experts, deputed to examine B6tticher's absurd contention that the ruins represented not a city, but a cremation necropolis; and he was contemplating a new and more extensive campaign on the same site when, in December 1890, he was seized at Naples with an illness which ended fatally on the morning of Christmas Day.

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  • Less than a mile away was a contemporary cremation pyre site by a stream.

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  • No such license is needed for the scattering of cremation ashes.

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  • In 2000, a bronze age inverted cremation urn was noted about a meter down in the cliff face.

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  • A number of cremation burials were found, one of which contained the miniature bucket urn pictured below.

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  • If you choose cremation, what should be done with your ashes?

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  • Sometimes seniors who already have life insurance choose to take an additional policy if the death benefit payout of their original policy is low and not enough to pay for funeral, cremation or burial expenses.

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  • Cremation is never performed on the body of a Jewish person, and the body is not embalmed.

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  • A number of different styles of pet cremation urns are available.

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  • If you aren't able to bury your beloved pet, then cremation is another option.

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  • A small amount of ashes can also be kept in a piece of cremation jewelry that the youngster can wear.

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  • Burial and Cremation: There are so many details that encompass the burial and cremation of a loved one.

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  • Do I believe in cremation, burial or neither?

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  • When choosing a headstone for a loved one, many monument companies will recommend that this is done after the burial or cremation has taken place.

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  • Along with a variety of pet cremation urns, they also offer pet caskets in a few different styles, materials and sizes.

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  • A variety of manufacturers make pet memorials such as jewelry, monuments, cremation urns, pet grave markers, garden stones, art objects and more.

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  • Traditionally, there is no autopsy, embalmment, or cremation.

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  • It provides adoption, microchipping, boarding, training and cremation services as well as many opportunities for education and volunteerism.

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  • In the unfortunate event of the loss of a pet, the shelter offers cremation services.

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  • Families will receive the pet's remains in a sealed container and a certificate of cremation.

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  • Owners that would rather not keep their pet's remains can choose the communal cremation service instead for an extra charge.

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  • They offer euthanasia and cremation services along with support groups and places to lay your pet to rest.

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  • A memorial diamond is more than a gorgeous stone, it is an artificially created diamond that incorporates a designated carbon source: either a loved one's ashes after a standard cremation, or from a lock of hair.

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  • Repatriation of Remains Benefit - Covers the cost of returning the person's body to their home for internment or cremation if they happen to die while on their trip.

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