Funeral services allow family members and friends to reflect on the person’s life, celebrate memories from the past, and come together for support. In the days after someone you love passes away, coping with your loss while facing the responsibilities of funeral planning can be very difficult. It’s important to be prepared to make decisions on behalf of the deceased and the rest of your family, though funeral home staff members can help you with these decisions. Take a look at this infographic, which can help guide you through the challenges of funeral planning. Use this helpful checklist to prepare for your funeral planning responsibilities and ensure you don’t miss any important steps. If someone you know could use help after losing a loved one, please feel free to share this guide with them.