The Silk Shroud

A Bazillion Questions

We will ask you questions and more questions. This will be the case whether you are pre-arranging or whether someone has just died and you are making arrangements for them. There are about a million questions -- or so it seems. We need information for the legal...

Who Controls Your Funeral?

Who Controls Your Funeral?

​If you were to die today, who would control your funeral? ​As simple as the question is, the answer is complicated. Looking at the order of those allowed to control your funeral, New York State lists them like this: 1. A person designated in writing 2. The surviving...

The Silk Shroud

Shroud - a thing that obscures another -- as in a shroud of mist. A shroud is a term associated with death as it is a length of fabric wrapping a body in preparation for burial. It can also be associated with death because for the average person, may aspects of the...