Regardless of the choice for after death care selected, there are four basic tasks that will need to be performed between death and burial. These include:
Several on-line resources are available that will help you to understand the laws pertaining to after-death care in Rhode Island.
You do not have to take on responsibility for these tasks yourself. Funeral Service Providers will generally honor your choice to have a green burial and can assist you with the four basic tasks listed above. The following Providers also have a selection off eco-friendly caskets and urns available:
Careful thought and planning won't do any good if your loved ones don't know what you want when the time comes.