Does my love one legally have to be buried in a coffin?
Does my love one have to be embalmed?
Does a Funeral Service need to be held in a church?
Coffins are recycled?
Are bodies cremated together?
No. There are strict guidelines in place at Victorian Crematoriums. Cremator machines (Retorts) can take one coffin with one body at a time. Once the cremation process has finished, the cremated remains are raked and removed from the machine before the next coffin is placed in for the process begins again.
In Conclusion, while some misconceptions may still linger, don’t be afraid to ask your funeral director all of the taboo questions, transparency is so important! The more you know….