A gift to your family, sparing them hard decisions at an emotional time.
It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.
Contact the Sea to Sky Hospice about Bereavement & Grief Support.
Families are increasingly
requesting to rent a casket. To facilitate this request we offer a casket
designed to allow for this service. The casket is a specially crafted unit
that facilitates an inner simple container to hold the body. The casket
itself acts as a "shell" around this container making it suitable for
public visitation and viewing.
After the funeral service,
the funeral director removes the inner container from the outer casket
shell.The inner containerholding the body is then transported to the place of final
disposition, usually a crematorium.
The outer casket is
reused for a number of services.Eventually the casket reaches a
point of wear and it is destroyed. Because its usage is limited, the rental
casket is replaced after a relatively small number of uses.However, due to the
reusable nature of these units they can be also appreciated by families with