Preplanning Checklist

 

We’ve made preplanning easy for you. Ahlgrim Funeral Home can help you preplan your service. Here is a list of the paperwork we will need from you in order to make arrangements. Whether you are helping a loved one or preplanning yourself, this list will make everything seamless.

  • Vital Statistics (including)
    • Date of Birth
    • Place of birth
    • Name of Father
    • Mother’s Maiden Name
    • 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
    • DD214 Veterans

 

  • 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