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All About Cremation

As the popularity of cremation continues to grow across North America, area residents find themselves curious about the evolution and practice of cremation. They come to Hickory Crematory & Cremation Services of NEPA with cremation questions, and ask to learn all about cremation. Because of this widespread interest, we decided to dedicate a section of our website to providing the kind of cremation information families want: detailed facts, honestly yet compassionately delivered. Please review the articles below, each written by funeral professionals, expressly to inform, educate, and empower you to make the best possible decisions regarding the final care of a loved one. Should you have questions about anything you read here, we urge you to call us at 570-955-7171. We will be privileged to share our knowledge of cremation with you.

Cremation Facts
We are living in the information age, where facts of all kinds, including cremation facts, are readily available online. But can they be trusted? If you're looking for facts about cremation which are accurate and reliable, we invite you to read this page
Why Cremation
There are a number of reasons people choose cremation over a traditional burial. This page is dedicated to teaching you about them and helping you understand why you might choose cremation for your loved one.