Burial Services

Traditional Burial

Our Traditional Burial Includes: removal of the deceased, embalming, gathering the necessary authorizations and permits, filing of the death certificate, notifying Social Security, casketing of the deceased, other preparations of the deceased, staffing and supervision for a funeral service and graveside service with the use of a Hearse or Utility Vehicle, an online obituary, register book, and one copy of a certified Death Certificate.

In every community, certain institutions stand out for their dedication to tradition, compassion, and respect. Malesich and Shirey Funeral Home and Cremation is one such beacon in our community, offering comprehensive traditional burial services that honor the lives of loved ones with dignity, grace, and profound respect. As one of the most enduring forms of farewell, traditional burial encapsulates deep-rooted family and cultural values, offering a reflective space for life, death, and the continuation of memory.

What is Traditional Burial?

Traditional burial, steeped in history, remains a pivotal choice for many families. It symbolizes a final resting place, offering a tangible connection to loved ones who have passed.

Burying the dead in a cemetery or mausoleum is an old tradition. It is important for our cultural and personal identities. At Malesich and Shirey, we recognize the profound nature of this choice, providing personalized traditional burial services that accommodate the unique preferences and needs of each family, ensuring the celebration of life is as unique as the individual it honors.

Simple Graveside Burial

For those who prefer a simpler farewell, we offer a Simple Graveside Burial service. This includes the removal of the deceased, necessary permits and filings, a basic casket, and a dignified graveside ceremony led by our experienced staff. This option is designed for families seeking a straightforward and respectful goodbye, without the additional elements of a full-service funeral.

Simple Graveside Burial Includes: removal of the deceased, gathering the necessary authorizations and permits, filing of the death certificate, notifying Social Security, casketing the deceased, other preparation of the deceased, staffing and supervision for a graveside service using a Hearse or Utility Vehicle

The Comprehensive Elements of Our Burial Services

Our traditional burial services are tailored to each family’s wishes, including a variety of personalized options:

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  • Professional Preparation: We offer professional embalming, dressing, and cosmetology services, ensuring that loved ones are presented respectfully and beautifully.
  • Viewing and Visitation: Families and friends can gather in a supportive environment to reminisce and offer their respects, facilitated by our compassionate staff in a dignified setting.
  • Customized Funeral Ceremony: Our ceremonies, whether religious, secular, or culturally specific, are held in locations filled with personal significance, including our own chapel, a family church, or other meaningful venues.
  • Diverse Burial Options: We provide a selection of high-quality caskets and burial vaults, accommodating every family’s preferences and financial considerations, alongside expert guidance in selecting the ideal final resting place.
  • Graveside Service: This service allows for a personal farewell in a private or public setting, conducted with the utmost respect and care, marking the beginning of the healing process.

Benefits of Our Burial Services

Our burial services offer several significant benefits:

  • A Lasting Memorial: It offers a sacred space for visitation, reflection, and connection, serving as a legacy and a focal point for family memories and history.
  • Emotional Healing: The structured process of traditional burial, with its rituals and ceremonies, provides essential closure, aiding in the grieving process and facilitating emotional healing.
  • Unique Personalization: It allows families to honor their loved ones in deeply personal ways, reflecting their lives, beliefs, and values, thereby making the farewell as unique as the individual.
  • Legacy Preservation: Serving as a permanent testament to a life lived, traditional burial connects generations, preserving the memory of the deceased within the community and family lineage.

Malesich and Shirey: Compassionate Care in Burial Services

We focus on being caring, respectful, and professional when helping families plan a traditional burial. Our team, seasoned in the nuances of funeral services, ensures every detail is considered, from the initial planning stages to the final ceremony, and beyond.

Choosing our services means entrusting your loved one’s final farewell to a team dedicated to honoring their memory with dignity and respect. We are dedicated to helping families during difficult times, making sure the burial process is smooth and comforting.

For those considering traditional burial, we offer clear, upfront pricing and comprehensive planning services to ensure a smooth and respectful experience. We invite you to explore our website for more information or to contact us directly. Our team is here to answer any questions, offer guidance, and provide support every step of the way.

In the end, the choice of traditional burial is more than a matter of preference; it is a profound decision that speaks to our deepest values, beliefs, and desires for remembrance. At Malesich and Shirey, we understand the weight of this decision and are here to ensure that every life is celebrated with the reverence it deserves.