What Do I Say On a Card for Funeral Flowers?

Answer Funeral flowers are sent to the funeral home once the news of the deceased is announced. It is proper etiquette to send flowers before the first "wake," or viewing of the body to pay respects. Ther... Read More »

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Do you have to send a thank you card for flowers after a funeral?

On One Hand: Recognized EtiquetteBereaved family members who have received flowers after the death of a loved one should write a short thank-you letter to the sender, the Emily Post Institute advis... Read More »

What Flowers Are Correct for a Funeral?

When tastefully arranged, every flower is appropriate for expressing sympathy and are correct for a funeral. Flower arrangements are a final tribute that you are paying to the deceased and the flo... Read More »

What is the origin of funeral flowers?

Flowers have long been a part of funerals--so much so that 85 percent of floral consumers have sent sympathy flowers at least once, according to a study by the American Floral Endowment.Ancient Use... Read More »

What is the average amount of flowers at a funeral?

The family usually orders a casket spray and floral pillow for the funeral of a loved one. Additional floral arrangements are sent by relatives, friends and co-workers. On average, 10 to 20 floral ... Read More »