a section in the cemetery set aside for the scattering of the ashes of cremated human remains.
a subdivision of a cemetery containing several blocks.
Sectional (Concrete Sectional)
A grave liner consisting of six or eight slabs of unfinished concrete placed around the casket.
Selected Hardwood (Salix)
A casket constructed from many different species of wood (ex: poplar, cottonwood); sometimes referred to as salix or willow; the component parts of a single casket will not necessarily be constructed of the same species of wood.
A low lustre finish.
A combination of a tailored interior with one or more other styles of interior; for effect.
The component parts that compose the cap (lid) and body of the casket.
A style of casket interior in which the material is drawn or gathered in parallel fashion in a particular sewing process.
Single Hinged Panel
A casket in which the cap is in two pieces, the rim (ogee) and foot panel is one piece which is hinged to the top body molding and the head panel being the second piece which is hinged to the rim (ogee).
See Hinge Cover.
a cemetery marker that has a face that has an angle greater than 45 degrees but less than 90 degrees in relationship to the terrain.
(priest casket, slip panel) a casket in which the cap can be removed for viewing purposes.
A metal alloy of steel, chromium, and sometimes nickel which is used in casket construction; noted for its ability to resist rust.
A hardware production method of lesser expense whereby the casket hardware sections are pressed out on a hydraulic press.
See Vertical Side Square.
A non-moveable casket handle.
A metal alloy consisting mainly of iron and carbon; used in caskets it is low in carbon which keeps it soft (mild) and malleable; commercial steel contains carbon in an amount up to 1.7% as an essential alloying constituent.
See Fixed Multiple.
The various, miscellaneous items provided or used to complement the service of a funeral director.
A moveable casket handle with a hinged arm.
a main part of a monument, the upright portion above the base where the inscription is located.
A tightly drawn form of casket interior style.
A screw type fastener.
The aesthetic covering for the foot cap or inner foot panel of the casket.
The decorative or ornamental part of the casket handle that covers the exposed ends of the bar.