In many families, discussing one’s mortality is an extremely uncomfortable topic. But it is a topic that should be discussed and planned for well in advance.
Most people always say, “Let’s think about it when that happens.” But when that
happens, do we really have time to think? It is important to realize that the ritual
of a funeral and/or memorial service is not for the deceased but for the living.
According to the study, family member have to make 70 to 75 decisions within first 1-2 days after the loved one departs! It is difficult to make the decision rationally within short time.