Preplanning Checklist

Preplanning with Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory is even easier if you are prepared. Whether you decide on a funeral, burial or cremation, there is certain information we need to begin the process.

Make sure nothing is overlooked with the Altmeyer Preplanning Checklist below.

  • Vital Statistics (including)
    • Name of Father, Place of Birth, Year
    • Mother’s Maiden Name, Pplace of Birth, Year
    • Education – Elementary, High School, College, Graduate School
  • Social Security Number
  • Veteran Information
    • Military Service
    • Branch Rank
    • Date of Enlistment
    • Date of Discharge
    • Name(s) of War/Conflict(s) Toured
    • Serial Number
  • Affiliations
    • Fraternal, Service and Union Memberships
    • Special Recognitions
  • Persons to Contact
    • Children, Relatives and Friends to Notify
  • Funeral Preferences
    • Preferred Clergy/Celebrant
    • Names of Pallbearers and Honorary Pallbearers
    • Preferred Music, Bible Verses or Poetry
    • Preferred Clothing or Jewelry
    • Burial Property Information
    • Special Instructions
  • Location of Important Documents and Passwords