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    Cremation in Braintree


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    Business Listing   Cartwright Funeral Homes - Braintree - Braintree, MA - Phone: (781) 843-1878


    Business Listing   Lucid Joseph R Funeral Home - Braintree, MA - Phone: (781) 843-3125


    Business Listing   Peck Funeral Homes - Braintree - Braintree, MA - Phone: (781) 664-9317


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    Helpful Definition for: Cremation


    Cremation in Braintree is the process of reducing dead bodies to basic chemical compounds in the form of gases and bone fragments. This is accomplished through burning- high temperatures, vaporization and oxidation. Cremation may serve as a funeral or post funeral rite that is an alternative to the interment of an intact body in a casket. Cremated remains, which are not a health risk, may be buried or immured in memorial sites or cemeteries, or they may be legally retained by relatives or dispersed in a variety of ways and locations. Cremation is usually done in a crematorium, but some also prefer different methods like open-air cremation.

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