California has always been a forward thinking state. We attract visitors from across the country and around the world with our great weather, world-class attractions, and thriving industry. Another area where Californians have led the way is the acceptance of cremation as a viable end-of-life plan. The affordability and ecologically responsible option cremation provides has driven that acceptance, making California one of the states with the highest percentage of cremations over traditional burial.
Cremation also provides a wealth of options that a traditional burial just can’t match. Memorializing a loved one at home in a decorative urn is very popular. Others opt for a beautiful and meaningful scattering service. As scattering ashes, either on land or at sea, becomes a more chosen option, it is important to understand the laws that govern this form of final disposition. […]