Cremation Services
Cremation Services
An affordable alternative to a burial.

DeGraff Lakehurst Funeral Home
119 Union Ave.
Lakehurst, NJ 08733
732-657-7868     Read Obituaries Pre-Need

Can Catholics be cremated and still have a Funeral Mass?

Yes.  The preference is for the body to be present but they can have a memorial mass (no body present) with cremains present for the mass.  However, In the Catholic faith, the cremains should be placed in consecrated ground.


DeGraff Lakehurst Funeral Home, Inc. Serving All Faiths
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You In Making Your Arrangements:

732-657-7868

Sherry DeGraff, Manager N.J. Lic. No. 3921
Donald DeGraff, Director N.J. Lic. No. 4576
Patricia DeGraff, Director N.J. Lic No. 4442
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