Thinking outside the Box (Vault) with Mortician, Lily Buerkle
Thursday, July 29 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm| Free
Join Lily Buerkle, licensed embalmer and funeral director, who has worked in the funeral home industry for 6 years on Thursday, July 29 at 3:00 pm to talk death in the DMV and learn about how to plan around yours or a loved one’s end-of-life wishes. She will address basic logistics of what to do when your loved one dies, creating a plan for yourself as well as focus on green burial options in the area, donating your body/organs to science, embalming, grave liners, home vigils, human composting, cremation, caskets, online vs. in-person memorial services/funerals. Lily can help you be prepared when the time comes. (This presentation will be recorded, but you can keep your camera off and ask questions in the chat.) Iona Senior Services Nurse Care Manager, Dixcy Bosley will also be available to answer questions.
(photo by Judy Licht)