Funeral Consumer Society of Colorado – The best one-stop source of consumer information about funerals and cremation in Colorado.
National Home Funeral Alliance – Provides clear information about all things relating to home funerals.
Parting – Find and compare pricing for cremations & funerals by entering your zip code. Sort results by location, price and reviews.
State Anatomical Board University of Colorado Denver – If you are interested in leaving your body to science, please look through the Frequently Asked Questions. To arrange a donation, please fill out the anatomical donation form.
What to Do When Someone Dies in Colorado – This document is published by the Colorado Bar Association.
Colorado Venues for Celebrations of Life
Arrowhead Manor Inn & Event Center – Serene and beautiful location with stunning mountain views. Accommodates up to 100 guests. Morrison, CO
The Broadmoor – Elegant, exquisite and beautiful for an indoor or outdoor Celebration of Life. Luxurious accommodations with impeccable service for all your guests. Colorado Springs, CO
Cielo at Castle Pines – Cielo is a unique Colorado event venue surrounded by four acres of majestic pines, stone walls, and landscaped grounds. A tranquil setting with an indoor and outdoor venue. Castle Rock, CO
CU South Denver University of Colorado Event Space – Indoor and outdoor spaces accommodate events of all sizes up to 2,000 guests.
Evergreen Memorial Park – Surrounded by mountains and evergreens, the 100 acre park is graced by rolling meadows, rustic cabins and a beautiful barn overlooking a reservoir and the foothills.
Falls Event Center Littleton – Beautiful venue for a Celebration of Life with lots of natural light and stunning mountain views.
Frisco Day Lodge – Magnificent mountain setting for a memorable Life Celebration. The great room boasts a cozy fireplace and there is comfortable seating for up to 120 guests.
Hilton Garden Inn Denver/Highlands Ranch – Two different spaces for Celebrations of Life and Receptions. Beautiful rooms and suites in a quiet location for your out-of-town guests.
Hudson Gardens – The natural beauty provides an unmatched backdrop for a Celebration of Life.
Highlands Ranch Mansion – This historic, elegant estate is a beautiful location for a Life Celebration.
Ken Caryl Ranch House – Littleton, CO
Northgate Event Center and Taproom – Very accessible for services held at Fort Logan and other cemeteries and mausoleums located in the southwest region. Accommodations from 20 – 250 guests. Denver, CO
Parkside Mansion – Historically beautiful, intimate Venue near City Park in Denver. The rooftop patio and/or the ballroom are excellent choices for a Life Celebration. Accommodates up to 300 guests.
The Pines at Genesee – Warmly elegant mountain-contemporary setting. Plenty of parking, fabulous food and efficient staff. Golden, CO
Philip S. Miller Park – Castle Rock, CO
Rocky Mountain National Park Ash Scattering – After reviewing the guidelines, scroll down to the Application for Scattering Ashes.
Stonebrook Manor – Indoor and outdoor venue with a luxurious garden setting and stunning views. Accommodates any number of guests. Thornton, CO
Cremation Products & Services
Ash Scattering Colorado – Celebrate and honor the life of your loved one through the compassion and grace of aerial ash scattering.
Bonsai Urn – Eco-friendly cremation urn which gives you a new option to honor your loved one’s cremated remains with a beautiful living memorial.
Red Manx Studio – Stunning blown glass cremation art located in Greeley, CO.
Une Belle Vie® Memorial Urns – Largest selection in Colorado of affordable, beautiful, unique, handcrafted cremation urns.
Green Funerals, Cemeteries & Products
Cedar Hill Cemetery – Located in Castle Rock, CO
Crestone Cemetery Natural Burial Ground – The Crestone Cemetery is located 50 miles northeast of Alamosa, CO
Evergreen Memorial Park – Located in Evergreen, CO
The Green Burial Council – The Leader in the Green Burial Movement. Certification, Education, and Advocacy. Find a Provider and Certified Products. Watch a Green Burial Video.
Kinkaraco® – Woman-owned, certified Green company. Green funeral products. Shrouds for cremation, green burial, sea burial, and pet burial. Listing of Green Cemeteries in the United States.
The Natural Funeral – Living Arts Center for End-of-Life Education and Green Funerals located in Lafayette, CO
Natural Transitions – A resource for green and holistic approaches to end of life.
Seven Stones – A botanical gardens cemetery. An extraordinary place worthy of an uncommon life.
Grief and Healing
Living with Loss, One Day at a Time by Rachel Kodanaz is an incredible book that I highly recommend to individuals and families who have lost a loved one or are suffering from any form of loss.
Mystical Mourning – A Guide through the Process of Mourning to help you find meaning in grief and heal your soul.
A Peaceful Passage – Euthanasia and hospice care in your home for your beloved pet. Dr. Christine Daigler understands the importance of the human-animal bond.
Stories Not Forgotten – Professional video recording of your loved one’s stories.