Resources

Caterers

Colorado Catering Company – Presenting superior food expertly displayed and on time.

Comfort Caterings – Comfort Food with Class.

Encore Catering – Good food prepared in-house by skilled chefs.

Epicurean Group – Locally sourced exceptional ingredients.

Footers Catering – Food is our Forte, People our are Passion.

Colorado Venues for Celebrations of Life

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

The Brown Palace – Historic, downtown hotel and spa. Denver, CO.

Callahan House – Beautiful historic home with elegant gardens. Longmont, CO

Church Spaces for Rent

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 Museum of Natural History – Boulder, CO

CU South Denver University of Colorado Event Space – Indoor and outdoor spaces accommodate events of all sizes up to 2,000 guests.

Denver Botanic Gardens – Beautiful outdoor gardens to celebrate a beautiful life. Denver, CO

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.

Historic Morrison Church – Beautiful, historic, quaint church near Red Rocks holds up to 100 people for a Celebration of Life. Morrison, CO 

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

Listing of Parks

Northgate Event Center & Taproom – A “hidden gem” located near Fort Logan National Cemetery. Beautiful outdoor garden area and an incredible view of the mountains from the rooftop patio. 

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

Rembrandt Yard – Lots of windows with natural lighting in this unique Art Gallery Venue. Boulder, CO

Rocky Mountain National Park Ash Scattering – After reviewing the guidelines, scroll down to the Application for Scattering Ashes.

Sheraton Denver West Hotel – Views of the Denver Skyline and the Rocky Mountains. Lakewood, CO

The Stone House – Historic building and intimate outdoor area for smaller gatherings. Lakewood, CO

Colorado's Best Funeral & Cremation Service Providers

Evergreen Memorial Park – For those who love the mountains. Mortuary, Crematory & Cemetery. Family owned. Evergreen, CO

Fairmount Funeral Home, Cemetery and Cremation – Honoring lives the way they were meant to be remembered. Historic Cemetery founded in 1890. Denver, CO

Feldman Mortuary – Since 1936, Feldman Mortuary has been family owned and operated. Now in our 4th generation serving Denver families, we are active members of the Denver Jewish community.

Heflebower Funeral & Cremation Services – Excellence! Every family, Every time. Family owned. Highlands Ranch, CO

The Natural Funeral – Colorado’s first independent, holistic funeral home. Green burial, cremation, including water cremation, Reverent Body Care™ and memorials. Located in Lafayette, CO serving Boulder county and beyond.

Florists

Abloom Florist –  Highlands Ranch, CO

Happy Canyon Flowers – Denver, CO

Stems a Flower Shop – Evergreen, CO

General Information

Funeral Consumer Society of Colorado – The best one-stop source of consumer information about funerals and cremation in Colorado.

Honor Bell – Offering a final salute for Coloradans who have served our country. 

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 Cemeteries, Green Burials & 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 – Providing burial, cremation, green burial and other green options for those who love the mountains. Located in Evergreen, Colorado.

Fairmount Funeral Home, Cemetery & Crematory – Founded in 1890, Fairmount is Denver’s second oldest cemetery.

Fort Logan National Cemetery – Located in Denver, Colorado, this cemetery has space available to accommodate casketed and cremated remains.

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.

Glory Boats – These “boat caskets” are the perfect sendoff for an outdoor enthusiast! Manufactured in Arkansas. 

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.

Passages International – The Natural Choice for Green Funeral Products

Roselawn Cemetery, The Garden of Harmony – Located in Fort Collins, CO

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.

Pets

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.

SlideShow Tributes

Memory Wise – Create Custom Slideshow Tributes for your Memorial or Celebration of Life. Locations in Boulder, Lone Tree and Littleton, CO.

Funeral Officiant serving Denver, CO and surrounding areas including but not limited to: Aurora, Boulder, Castle Pines, Castle Rock, Centennial, Cherry Creek, Cherry Hills, Colorado Springs, Englewood, Evergreen, Estes Park, Greenwood Village, Highlands Ranch, Lakewood, Littleton, Lone Tree, Morrison & Parker.

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