"A family may take care of all aspects of disposition from death to interment, inurnment, entombment, or transporting out of state without the assistance of a funeral director/establishment." *

*Texas Funeral Service Commission "Facts About Funerals" consumer brochure. Available free upon request at retail funeral establishments or this website.

  • A do-it-yourself funeral is a loving time that grieves and accepts death with you in control of its undertaking.

  • "Home funerals empower families and friends to begin the beautiful journey of mending the tear in the fabric of their community that is caused when someone they love dies." - Zenith Virago

  • DIY can mean any and all actions of the funeral process including transporting and preparing the body, funeral service, burial, and filing vital records.