Resources : Helpful Links

Here are some places on the internet that we would like to share with you.

Planning Ahead
Funerals A Consumer Guide

Facts for Consumers From the Federal Trade Commission

Hospice Care
Funeral Related
Chester County Recorder of Deeds

The Recorder of Deeds office is the public repository for numerous legal documents to include real estate records, military discharges, commissions and other official documents. 

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Obtaining Death or Birth Records

Cremation Related
Sympathy Expressions
Once Upon A Time Creation

"At Once Upon a Time Creation, we understand that parting with the clothes of your lost loved one is a difficult step.  We hope to provide comfort and peace through creation of unique gifts and heirloom keepsakes from your loved one's clothing.  Memory blankets, pillows, ornaments, and stuffed animals are a sampling of the keepsakes we can create for you to treasure for years to come.  

The process is simple.  Just come to our studio with your clothing and we work together to choose the most meaningful gifts for you and your family.  For those who would like to give a custom creation as an expression of sympathy, we also offer gift certificates."

Petals Please

Petal Please is an all volunteer, green, recycling organization with the sole mission of spreading joy to the elderly through the re-purposing of flowers. After a service, volunteers pick up the flowers that, otherwise, would have been discarded. Their team re-purposes them into small bouquets which are then distributed to local nursing homes, hospices and adult care communities.

Chester County Veterans' Affairs

To provide benefit information and application services to County veterans, their spouses and their dependents so they can receive the veterans benefits to which they are entitled under County, State and Federal laws.v

National Personnel Records Center (NPRC)

Request Military Service Records (DD Form 214 & SF-180)

U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs

Everything related to benefits concerning U.S. veterans.

VA Burial Benefits

U.S. Department of Veterans' Affairs Burial Benefits

VA Headstones, Markers and Medallions

Government-furnished headstone or marker for eligible Veterans

Catering Service
Social Security
Lump Sum Death Benefit

Information regarding the eligibility and requirements for the Lump Sum Death Benefit.