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When Death has just occurred or is imminent:

Immediate need

When someone you love is dying, the last thing on your mind may be what happens next. The thought of funerals may not occur to you until death has just occurred or is imminent. Here is some helpful guidance for what to do when you are in immediate need of help with death care arrangements.

  • Look at the necessary activities that must occur after any death.  This will help you understand what must be done.

  • Then, determine if any pre-arrangements are already in place for the deceased’s death care.  

  • Make the basic decisions:  For the next of kin handling disposition arrangements, there are some decisions to be made

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