Funerals

Who is responsible for ordering flowers from grandchildren for a funeral?

The Grandchildren if they are old enough to be financially capable, otherwise, the parents of the grandchildren.

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What is a funeral for Is it to pay respect to the family or for you to say goodbye?

It fills both of those purposes and more. A funeral gives family and friends the opportunity to farewell the person and is especially important if the death has been sudden. It provides an opportunity to honor the dead person and mark their life as important, no matter how short their obituary. A...

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What is a calling hour for a funeral?

I think that's like the veiwing prior to the actual funeral.

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What is customary for a Persian funeral?

In Iran after a family member or friend has passed away it is an Islamic trandition to pray for them ( the Islamic-Iranian prayer is called 'laylat al-dafn' with we believe helps that person in the first night of being in the grave. there are usually gatherings in mosques, where people pray and r...

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