The question of whether children should attend a funeral or cremation service is something that every family eventually has to face. There is no single right answer to the question, since every child may respond to the experience differently.
In this video, find out how one mother confronted the issue of having her child attend a funeral service. As you are considering what is right for your child, think about your child’s relationship with the deceased and his or her maturity level. Some children may have strong preferences about whether or not to attend that you should also consider.
At Inglewood Park Cemetery, we are here to support your family as you make important decisions about interment and cremation services in the Los Angeles area. For assistance with interment spaces, memorials, and more, contact us at (310) 412-6500.