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Section, block, lot, individual burial space (grave, lawncrypt, multiple depth grave), scattering garden
Containers for cremated remains
temporary (cardboard, corrugated, plastic)
permanent containers (urns)- single, double or infant capacity
Containers used for cremations
caskets(burial, cremation, rental)
alternative containers (corrugated, wood box, particle board/plywood, rental casket insert or pouch)
contains dead or untombment above ground
(chamber in a mausoleum, contains a casketed remains)
to coat (iron or steel) with zinc; especially : to immerse in molten zinc to produce a coating of zinc-iron alloy
an external free-standing building constructed as a monument enclosing the interment space or burial chamber of a deceased person or persons
styles of cemetery monuments
Temporary or Permanent
Bevel top marker
Upright (verticle tablet or horizontal tablet)
an outer enclosure offers protection from weight of the earth, orginaly it was to protect from grave robbers from stealing valuables buried w/ deceased from boddy snatchers from robbing for anatomical reasons.
cemetary marker that has a face with an angle 45' but, less then 90' in relationship to terrain
casket design in which the body panels display the shape of an urn, most expensive shell design to manufacture. Traditionally is ultimate or finest design in industry.
Slip panel (slip top, priest casket)
creased casket, cap is removed from casket so you can view remains from all sides
perfection full couch
no transverse cut in top; has an inner panel to cover the deceased from waist to foot
apron or skirt
lining attached to the undersurface of the foot panel or could be a component of the underlay that extends downward into the body
strip of metal plastic or cloth thats attached to the middle inside of the panel covering the area at which point the anchor is covered.
focal part of interior which fills the inside of the crown sometimes it's boarder by the roll, sometimes refered to as a panel
transverse supports attached to the inside of the body panel and welded to the bottom of the shell
elongated depressions or indentions pressed into the sheet of metal used for the bottom of the casket to add strength to the shell
rim flange (ogee flange)
tuned under edge or horizontal portion of the rim comes in contact with gasket or top molding
is a compound that is similar in appearance in plastic, high molecular weight & creates a extremely durable substance
a casket made from a core of copper metal to which copper ions are combined by the electrolytic process
a meatl alloy containing 8% nickel, 74% iron and 18% Chromium noted for resistence to rust
created by gluing a thin layer of wood of superior value or excellent grain to an inferior wood
composition board (pressed board, particle board, fiberboard, hardboard)
they are particles of wood bonded together with a waterproof glue; the different types are distinguised by the size of the particles of wood used
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