Planning a funeral can feel overwhelming while coping the loss of a loved one. The COVID-19 pandemic brings even more challenges that we’re still learning how to manage. And while we may not have all the answers, CBUS Remembers provides a space for independent community resources dedicated to helping people whose loved ones have died during the pandemic.

Need financial assistance? FEMA has assistance info.

Choosing a funeral home

There are multiple funeral homes (some with multiple locations) in central Ohio. Check out a list of funeral homes. Some have information specific to their policies during COVID-19, for example:

How to stream

With travel restricted and many funeral homes limiting the number of attendees, many are now turning to streaming options so mourners can attend funerals.

Planning a safe service

Due to COVID-19, funerals have restrictions. Suggested resources for learning about how funerals are being conducted.