What to do when Death Occurs

When a death occurs in your family, you will be faced with important tasks and decision-making during a difficult time.  You may not know what to do or when to begin making arrangements, and bearing the responsibity  can be overwhelming.  Remember that you are not alone.   Hartson Funeral Home is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to assist you through the steps you will need to take when a death occurred.  Your funeral director will help coordinate all the details when you meet for an arrangement conference.

After a death has occurred, notify Hartson Funeral Home @ 414-425-9797

The following are some questions that we may ask when you call:

We will then set an appointment time for you to come to the funeral home to complete
the details of the funeral arrangement.  We will ask you to bring in some items and information that will be necessary to complete the arrangement.  These items will include:

Clothing for the deceased. (High collar and long sleeves is preferable)



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