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Few Know Details of Partner’s Funeral and Cemetery Wishes: Survey
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A recent survey by Environics, commissioned by Arbor Memorial, reveals a large percentage of Canadians haven’t shared their wishes regarding their funeral and cemetery arrangements.
- 70% admit they only know basic details of their partner’s funeral preferences, or haven’t discussed the topic at all.
- 68% of respondents claim to have given at least “some thought” to their end-of-life wishes.
- 60% haven’t shared those wishes with anyone, leaving their loved ones to figure out all the details and guess at what they would have wanted.
- 38% say they know every detail of their parents’ funeral preferences.
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