It’s Easy: Preplanning your funeral in Bakersfield, especially at the Historic Union Cemetery, is a straightforward process. You can choose to fill out a simple form or meet with a member of our staff to put your plan in place. Regardless of your age or stage in life, you can create a plan, and you always have the flexibility to make changes if your preferences evolve.
You Decide: Preplanning empowers you to design your own unique life celebration right here in Bakersfield, whether it’s at the Historic Union Cemetery or another location. Involving your family in the planning process can create a sense of connection, both in life and in death, as they’ll know that your arrangements reflect your desires and values.
Relieve Your Family’s Burden: One of the most significant benefits of preplanning at the Historic Union Cemetery, is that it relieves your family of the burden of making funeral arrangements during a time of grief. By making your wishes known in advance, you provide your loved ones in Bakersfield with more time and emotional energy to focus on healing, remembrance, and supporting each other.
You Can Prepay: Prepayment is an option that not only brings peace of mind but can also lead to cost savings. By prepaying for your funeral here, you protect yourself from inflation and price changes in the future. This financial planning also benefits your family, as they won’t have to worry about covering your funeral expenses when the time comes.
What If I Move?: Life can be unpredictable, and sometimes, you may relocate to a different area. Rest assured, we keep a comprehensive record of your preplanned arrangements and any prepayments, whether you’re in Bakersfield or elsewhere. These plans are easily transferable to any funeral home in the United States, ensuring that your wishes will be honored, regardless of where you reside.
Where Do I Start?: Embarking on the preplanning journey is a thoughtful process that starts right here in Bakersfield at the Historic Union Cemetery.
By planning ahead, you not only ensure that your final wishes are respected but also provide your family with the gift of clarity and peace during a challenging time.