cremains


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cremains

(krĭ-mānz′) [contraction of cremated re mains]
That which remains after the body has been prepared for burial by cremation.
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Often people are interested in keeping some of those remains, but the beauty of these pieces is they can sit on a mantle, dining room or coffee table and no one needs to know it's housing the cremains of a loved one.
The woman who had said cremains had spoken of the possibility of urnment.
The colour of the bones, especially the yellowish shades, may be caused by the yellowish-brown sand in which these cremains were buried.
MIAP volunteers, many of them members of The American Legion, request records from mortuaries with the aim of taking custody of abandoned veterans' cremains (cremated remains) and interring them with military honors.
Many Catholic cemeteries have provisions for cremains, either in ground burial or in an above-ground vault called a columbarium.
With this new software, in the newer section of the park, one family can bury two caskets and six to eight cremains in a single plot depending on the size, and every owner has a computerized file with the family name, the pet's name and its exact location," she adds.
DEAR ANNIE: Cremation seems to be getting more popular, but there is no way to extract DNA from cremains.
But the big buzz was the crypt below, an enormous mausoleum with backlit stained glass that will hold approximately 5,000 tombs and many more cremains.
Human or Pet Cremains Incorporated into Art From Ashes' Exquisite Glass Art Memorials
Even the husband's surviving brother and sister are shocked that his cremains are still in a closet.
The fingerprint is connected to an identification number, which is verified by the family when cremains are returned to them.
A fireworks display Wednesday night over San Francisco Bay was put on by the Neptune Society, which was inaugurating its fireworks display service for cremains.