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Patrick Casey
B: 1955-02-03
D: 2017-09-18
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Casey, Patrick
Patrick Casey
B: 1955-02-03
D: 2017-09-18
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Casey, Patrick
Maria Brys
B: 1943-08-14
D: 2017-09-16
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Brys, Maria
Verna Paczkowski
B: 1925-03-31
D: 2017-09-16
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Paczkowski, Verna
John Donovan
B: 1926-01-06
D: 2017-09-15
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Donovan, John
Bernard Grimaldi
B: 1947-02-01
D: 2017-09-15
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Grimaldi, Bernard
Mario Signorile
B: 1920-05-10
D: 2017-09-13
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Signorile, Mario
Joseph Gullace
B: 1926-05-11
D: 2017-09-12
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Gullace, Joseph
Jean Macdonald
B: 1932-03-06
D: 2017-09-12
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Macdonald, Jean
Maria Wojciechowicz
B: 1928-03-28
D: 2017-09-11
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Wojciechowicz, Maria
Gregory Fazekas
B: 1994-07-16
D: 2017-09-09
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Fazekas, Gregory
Joan Wason
B: 1930-06-03
D: 2017-09-09
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Wason, Joan
Kenneth Lueddeke, Jr.
B: 1943-10-13
D: 2017-09-07
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Lueddeke, Jr., Kenneth
Alvin Beilin
B: 1923-08-11
D: 2017-09-06
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Beilin, Alvin
Myung Sovey
B: 1940-10-22
D: 2017-09-05
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Sovey, Myung
Steve Oravetz
B: 1927-01-10
D: 2017-08-31
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Oravetz, Steve
Carmine Sedita
B: 1931-09-12
D: 2017-08-31
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Sedita, Carmine
John Appleby
B: 1931-10-09
D: 2017-08-31
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Appleby, John
Virginia Kahle
B: 1931-09-03
D: 2017-08-30
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Kahle, Virginia
Thomas McCormack
B: 1930-09-01
D: 2017-08-30
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McCormack, Thomas
Josephine "Joanne" Lurig
B: 1942-10-27
D: 2017-08-30
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Lurig, Josephine "Joanne"

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Before, During and Beyond

Timothy E. Ryan Owner/Senior Director

N.J. Lic. No. 3103

Planning A Cremation Service

When is comes to planning a cremation service, there are many things to consider. Our information, and infographic below provide you a ten step process to help with the decision before, and once the cremation decision has been made. Cremation nj is growing in popularity. At Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals, we have multiple locations to help you with cremation planning, and providing quality services by our exceptional staff. We also provide grief services


Cremation Planning Information

Before the Cremation Decision is Made 

1. Learn about your cremation options. Review the cremation information found on our website. 

2. Engage your family in a discussion. We urge you to bring your family into the conversation to get a better idea about how they feel about cremation and what they would prefer.

3. Speak with a funeral professional. If there are any questions or concerns, please turn to us for the insights you may need at this point.

cremation nj planning a cremation service infograpgic

4. Document your cremation intentions in writing. There are a number of forms we can provide to take this step. Call us at (732) 505-1900 to learn more.

5. Arrange for the transportation of your loved one's physical remains. We can escort them to our facility or directly to the crematory.

After Deciding on Cremation 

6. Consider what kind of ceremony you would like to have. You can plan for a traditional funeral followed by the cremation or delay the ceremony until you have the time to plan a memorial service, celebration-of-life, or scattering ceremony.

7. Ask for assistance from your family and friends. When making plans for a meaningful event, encourage everyone to get involved. Ask them to gather family photos, write down the stories they'd like to share, and talk to them about the best location for the event. If you would like a eulogy, this is the time to ask someone special to take on that task.

8. Select the music, prayers, or other readings. You don't have to have any of these things but you should decide exactly what you and your guests will do at this event. There are endless possibilities.

9. Contact guests well ahead of time. This is especially important if they will need to travel or request time off from work.

10. Decide what will be done with the cremated remains. Commonly the urn is a visual focal point of a celebration-of-life. Will you then take it home? Will the scattering of ashes be a part of the event? You may want to purchase keepsake urns for family members.


Call on Us

We've had years of experience helping other families make cremation service arrangements and taking away the stress of planning a cremation service. Never hesitate to pick up the phone to call us. We would be privileged to serve you and your family. Simply call (732) 505-1900 to speak with one of our funeral professionals.