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specifically designed clothing for dead human remains

burial garnment

2

a portable shelter employed to cover the grave area during a committal service

canopy

3

an emblem of the church consisting of two or more intersecting plain bars

cross

4

a temporary or permanent means for identification and/or memorialization at the grave

grave marker

5

kneeling rail

prie dieu

6

a floral arrangement placed on the casket as supplied by the family, friends or funeral home

casket piece

7

specially designed motor vehicle for transporting casketed human remains

casket coach

8

a document evidencing the offering of a mass for a specific intention

mass cards

9

a cross with the image of the body of christ superimposed

crucifix

10

a symbolic cloth covering placed over the casket

pall

11

a large ornamental candlestick holder with several branches

candelabrum

12

a floral design placed on the door indicating death

door badge

13

a pamphlet made available giving details about the deceased and the funeral arrangements

memorial folder

14

a collapsible catafalque employed for services in the church or home

church truck

15

a transparent net which may be used to cover the open casket

casket veil

16

a source of income

outside enclosures

17

excess of selling price over cost of goods

gross profit

18

counselor and advisor

professional responsibilities

19

source of expense

promotion

20

possible elimination of certain items of service

itemized pricing

21

selling priceless the sum of cost of operations and cost of merchandise

net profit

22

may exaggerate the value that is placed on the casket

unit price

23

placing pricing on 1. casket, 2. service fee, 3. facilities, 4. automobiles

functional pricing

24

places emphasis on professional services

bi-unit pricing

25

to know costs, income and expense

business responsibilities

26

largest overhead item

personnel

27

sum of a group of figures divided by the number of units

average

28

non-formula service

graveside service

29

funeral director's "product"

service

30

formula service

predetermined price

31

among other information, it should contain the name and phone number of the person calling

first call form

32

may be used by the minister for the eulogy

clergyman's record

33

contains signatures of persons attending the funeral

memorial book (register)

34

procured when the completed death certificate is filed

burial-transit permit

35

20 week gestation period

fetal death certificate

36

application for headstone

VA40-1330

37

application for veteran's burial allowance

21-530

38

statement of death by the funeral director

SSA-721

39

application for lump sum death payment

SSA-8

40

application for flag

90-2008

41

budget

an estimate of income and expense for the ensuing year

42

the business of buying and selling

merchandising

43

the excess of selling price over cost of merchandise

gross profit

44

selling price less the sum of cost of operation and the cost of merchandise

net profit

45

total sum of operational costs

overhead

46

service fee, casket cost

bi-unit pricing

47

casket, services, facilities, automobiles,

functional pricing

48

less than complete funeral service

non-formula pricing

49

unit, bi unit, function

formula pricing

50

each item priced separately

itemized pricing

51

bishop

mormon

52

rabbi

jewish

53

reader

christian scientist

54

pastor

lutheran

55

priest

catholic

56

martin luther

lutheran

57

mary baker eddy

christian scientist

58

does not allow cremation

orthodox jewish

59

allows cremation

roman catholic

60

joseph smith

latter day saints

61

holy brotherhood

chevra

62

skullcap

yamaka

63

seven

shiva

64

ceremony of washing

taharah

65

shroud

tachrichim

66

lambskin apron

masonic funeral

67

requires 21 men

american legion funeral

68

family must request

military funeral

69

no special funeral ceremony

knights of columbus

70

dark red or purple flower

amaranth

71

holy brotherhood

chevra

72

7 day mourning period

shiva

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30 day mourning period

sholoshim

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symbol of hope for jewish people

mogen david

75

from sundown friday until sundown saturday

shabbat

76

a holy picture

icon

77

short service in funeral home prior to church service

trisagion

78

placement of casket in greek orthodox church

solea

79

a partition behind which the altar is located

iconostasis

80

chants hymns

cantor

81

includes application for plot-interment allowance

VA 21-530

82

application for flag

VA 90-2008

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application for headstone

VA 40-1330

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application for lump sum death payment

SSA-8

85

statement of death and burial expenses by the funeral director

SSA-721

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altar attendant

acolyte

87

appointed by court to settle estate of an intestate

administrator

88

inherits real estate

devise

89

appointed in the will to carry out the provisions of the will

executor

90

mortality rate

death rate

91

includes corpus christi

crucifix

92

morbidity rate

proportion of sickness

93

middle

median

94

subject to death

mortal

95

a place for the examination and holding of dead human remains

morgue

96

average

mean

97

occurs most frequently

mode

98

inscription on a tomb

epitaph

99

principles of mortality

ethics

100

requirements as to social behavior

etiquette

101

a poem or song of praise

elegy

102

an oration praising an individual after death

eulogy

103

SSA-8

claimants form

104

funeral coach

4th in funeral procession

105

lead car

1st in funeral procession

106

honorary pall-bearers

2nd in procession

107

family

5th in procession

108

active pall-bearers

3rd in procession

109

cotton-like padding material

kapok

110

exterior finish on metal caskets

sprayed lacquer finish

111

thin wood shavings

excelsior

112

rope fiber

sisal or hemp

113

backing material

domet

114

a handle that extends all the way around the casket

stationary bar and corner

115

any handle that is hinged

swing bar

116

portion of the handle through which the bar passes

arm

117

part of the handle attached to the casket

lug

118

type of handl usually found on the ends of the casket

bail bar

119

a gathered design made on a sewing machine, with 4 or 5 multiple needle heads

shirred

120

on a table containing metal corrugations and rods to form a design

crushed

121

a design using 2 pieces of material with padding in between

tufted

122

presents a smooth, tightly stretched appearance

tailored

123

combines tailored with another design

semi-tailored

124

an exterior material

moleskin

125

a hardwood

mahogany

126

a softwood

redwood

127

material with a raised design

embossed

128

an interior material

velvet

129

a casket so designed as to display the deceased from the waist up, with the ogee hinged to allow the display of the interior of the casket

half couch casket

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a casket so designed as to display the deceased from the hips up

perfection half couch

131

sometimes called a cut top, the head panel is hinged to the ogee

hinged panel casket

132

the most expensive casket manufactured, made from bronze

sarcophagus

133

entire lid raised to display the deceased

full couch casket

134

must be issued prior to disposition

time limit for filing US flag for burial purposes

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2 years from date of disposition

time limit for filing a va burial allowance

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no time limit

time limit for filing for government headstone

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2 years from date of death

time limit for filing for social security lump

138

cotton broadcloth

covering material used on caskets

139

felt

covering material used on caskets

140

moleskin

covering material used on caskets

141

transparent velvet

lining used in caskets

142

birch

hardwood

143

cherry

hardwood

144

cedar

softwood

145

redwood

softwood

146

walnut

hardwood

147

pine

softwood

148

mahogany

hardwood

149

gum

hardwood