Forms & Documents
Forms & Documents
Downloadable Funeral and Cremation Forms
As one prepares for the passing of a loved one, there are certain forms and documents that are needed for processing. Downloading and filling out the forms on this page will help make the process of making funeral or cremation arrangements more streamlined. If you’re not sure where to begin, one of our funeral directors will guide you through the process.
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If you have any questions about filling out a form, feel free to contact us at 1-212-674-8055 or via email.
General Funeral Forms
The following forms are for general information purposes or are used as checklists for gathering information about your loved one.
Many of our services require forms to be submitted to city and state officials. With that in mind, most of the forms require physical signatures from next of kin and witnesses. However, you may print them out or pre-fill most of the form, print them, then sign them.
All forms open in a new window, or, use your right mouse button on each link to download forms to your computer.
- Decedents Legal Name Form (Contact Funeral Home)
- At Need Written Statement (PDF)
- Reasons You Might Need Copies of the Death Certificate (PDF)
The following forms are for families or individuals who are choosing cremation as the form of disposition.
- Designation of Intentions (PDF)
- Application for Cremation Form (Contact the Funeral Home)
- Authorization for Cremation and Disposition (Contact the Funeral Home)
- Control Disposition of Remains (PDF)
Additional Form and Document Services
Our directors will help you obtain, fill out and file forms for insurance, pensions, social security, union and veteran benefits etc. These matters are always handled in strict confidence. An in house notary public is provided for your convenience.
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