Funeral Services in De Soto

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Funeral rituals have been a common element of human cultures and communities throughout history. At Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home we believe that the funeral service fulfills a unique role in the human need to say goodbye at the time of a death.

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The funeral service helps us to:

  • Accept the finality of death and acknowledge our loss.
  • Tell the story – about one’s life, what they believed, and their legacy.
  • Gather as a community of support for those who have experienced a loss.
  • Express the faith and values of a life well lived.
  • Provided a stable orderly environment during the early period of grief.

Formal or casual, religious or secular your funeral director will help plan a funeral service designed to create a meaningful tribute to your loved one.

We regularly work alongside all faith communities, veteran’s and fraternal organizations, and other community groups in funeral planning.  We also maintain a network of fellow professional that can add that special personal touch to a celebration of life.

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Funeral Director

Your loved one’s life should be honored in a way that would make them proud. Our team of caring, compassionate funeral directors is available to help 24 hours a day to help you add the personal touches that celebrate their life.

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Cremation Services

We provided memorial service options for loved ones who choose cremation over a traditional burial.  All of our cremation services include assistance with the permanent placement of the urn at a cemetery or columbarium.

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