Preplanning Checklist

Preplanning Funeral Services in Center Line, MI

Discussing the arrangement of funeral services ahead of time can be a helpful way to avoid future discussions. As well as to keep your family's peace of mind and ensure that your service will be done the way you want.


We created the following checklist for you to feel more comfortable discussing these arrangements. It will be valuable for you to identify what you want, but it will also be helpful for us. When the moment comes, we will have everything ready for you. Saving time and extra costs for your family.


Don't hesitate to get in touch with us to learn more and clarify anything that you need. We are here to help, and our Funeral Directors will gladly answer all your questions.


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Ways to Plan Ahead:



  • Gather personal information for your obituary.
  • Choose a charity to direct donations to, if desired.
  • Make note of any instructions for your services and final disposition.

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  • Select photograph you would like to use for online obituary

Final Disposition

  • Choose a cemetery or columbarium for urn if appropriate.
  • Select a memorial or grave marker and inscription.
  • Decide who will keep your urn.


Preplanning Funeral Services



Information You'll Need

Personal Information

  • Your father’s name
  • Your mother’s maiden name
  • Your level of education
  • Your social security number


  • Fraternal organizations
  • Service organizations
  • Union memberships
  • Any special recognitions you have

Military Service Information

  • Military service
  • Branch rank
  • Date of enlistment
  • Date of discharge
  • Name(s) of war/conflict(s) toured
  • Serial number


There’s no need to make all the decisions right away. For personalized assistance in creating your plan, contact one of our experts to schedule a one-on-one meeting.


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Oak Cremation
Phone: (586) 224-3092
26560 Van Dyke Avenue, Center Line, MI 48015
George Rafaidus, CFSP
Owner/Licensed Funeral Director

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