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Burial Service Information
At Honan Funeral Home, we want to make sure that you are well informed about the different types of burial packages available. We think that this is important so that you can make the right choice about how to say goodbye to a loved one, or pre-plan your own funeral.
First of all, what is a burial service? That might seem like a trivial question, but we find that we often have people come to us who do not know the purpose of a burial or how it is structured. The resources and pages below will provide clarity.
After learning about burial services, take a look at the different burial packages we offer. Try to find one that suits your wants, and if you are having trouble do not hesitate to call us for help at 203-426-2751. Please take some time to read through and make sure that a burial service is the best choice for your loved one and your family. Do you know what elements are included in a traditional funeral service? If not, then take a look at the ‘traditional funeral services’ page. This page will help you decide if you are looking for something traditional, or if something more modern will be a better choice for the deceased or yourself.
Once you decide what kind of burial service you want, the next step is to plan it. Our ‘how to plan a burial’ page is a great reference if you’ve never planned a burial service in before.
Burial Packages for Newtown and Surrounding Communities
Although we are located in Newtown, we also welcome families from Danbury, New Fairfield, Bethel, and Brookfield. We want to make our affordable burial packages available for as many families as possible. We take pride in connecting with Newtown families, and we hope to make more connections outside of Newtown.
Please View Our Burial Service Resources
What is a Funeral?
Turning to the social sciences for a more holistic idea of what makes a funeral, we learn the common features of funeral services around the world. You'll learn all funeral services are rites of passage, transforming status and reaffirming social ties.
Our Burial Services
This sections covers our available burial services and answers some of the questions you may have about the various options.
How to Plan a Burial Service
A simple burial service is a preferred custom in many societies and faiths. Read more about our burial services so you can best decide if a burial service is the right option for you and your loved ones.
Traditional Funeral Services
Whether you're making funeral arrangements for a loved one or pre-planning your own funeral, this section explains traditional services and all of the available options.
Frequently Asked Questions
Wondering if a burial service is right for you? This section answers some of the most common questions people have about burials and the elements surrounding them.