Even when someone has chosen kevurah, if there is nothing in writing, they are still at risk of being cremated.
It is important for them to share their wishes, in writing, with family members.
Here are two options — an informal note and a legally-binding document.
These Burial Wishes forms are also available on lastkindness.org
My Burial Wishes Note
A simple Expression of Wishes form
Easy to fill out, easy to share
Print, download, email to a loved one
My Burial Wishes Legal Document
A legally-binding document
Includes witnessing requirements for the US and Canada.
Print, sign and share
For any questions, or assistance using these forms, please contact email@example.com
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