Cost of Cremation & Traditional Burial

Although no one wants to think about planning for final disposition, budgeting for a funeral or memorial can give you peace of mind that your family will not be burdened with expenses and decisions they are not ready to handle. Whether you are considering the cost of...

Crematorium | Arizona Laws

Planning for the cremation of a loved one can be difficult and confusing. In additional to dealing with the loss, you need to make sure you follow Arizona laws and guidelines when dealing with cremation. The easiest way to make sure your wishes are followed, and the...

Caskets & Famous Funerals

Choosing a funeral home is an important decision. When you look to the staff from Mountain View Funeral Home, we will provide caring and compassionate assistance and help answer questions about services, caskets, and funeral arrangements. We understand that everyone...

Mortuary | Mourning Traditions

When a loved one passes away, it is an emotional period marked by understandable sadness and grief. The mourning is shared not only by family members, but also by work colleagues, neighbors, childhood friends and others the deceased may have met along the way....

Funeral Insurance Options

Making your own funeral arrangements is not on the top of everyone’s to-do list. But, what many people don’t realize is when a loved one passes on, the family is struggling with strong emotions and may not be able to make the arrangements. Pre-paying for...

Upcoming Classic Car Show

Attention all car show enthusiasts! If you missed the recent Barrett-Jackson car show in Scottsdale, or just can’t get enough of the classic car scene, you will want to be there for the upcoming Charity Cruise-In Auto Show on Saturday, February 27 at Mountain View...

Cremation or Burial | Talking with Parents

There is so much emotion tied up in the thought of funeral planning: love, loss, grief, and always the desire for more time on this Earth with your loved one. Speaking with your family about death and dying can hit really close to home, and may leave us facing our own...

Best Funeral Home | Death Certificates

Upon selecting the best funeral home for your loved one, you’ll need to make sure you have the right number of death certificates. Why isn’t one document copy enough? There are tasks related to funeral arrangements and death that require certified copies of the death...

Funeral Flowers | A History

Sending funeral flowers is a traditional gesture for offering condolences. It is not unusual to see a funeral or memorial service filled with beautiful sprays and bouquets to honor the memory of a loved one. While many people don’t think twice about funeral...

Casket | Documentation Protocol

The casket will be an open one during the wake/pre-burial ceremonies. You want to record officiates when they speak about your loved one. However, you’re not sure how the family feels about the possibility of the casket being videotaped while this happens. You’d also...