As Low Funeral Cost approaches Funeral Songs Change. Yes as music Christian and otherwise drift away from the traditional. Funeral Cost and Hymns are also Changing. Boom Boxes often replace organists and soloists fora sure fire way to lower funeral cost as well as the average cost of a funeral.
ADELAIDE, Australia – Hymns are being replaced at funerals in one Australian city by popular soft and hard rock classics like Led Zeppelin‘s “Stairway to Heaven” and AC/DC’s “Highway to Hell,” a cemetery manager said in Australia.
Some of the less traditional choices are mentioned here:
Among other less Traditional choices in Australia were “Always Look on the Bright Side of Life” by the Monty Python comedy team, “Ding Dong the Witch is Dead,” “Hit the Road Jack,” “Another One Bites the Dust” and “I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead.” The full article can be viewed here:
It is a very precious thing to hear groups of folks sing Louis Armstrong’s “It is a Wonderful World” or Frank Sinatra’s “My Way.” as a funeral song. Tim Russert’s service did feature “over the rainbow.”
If you go to a Funeral you will still probably hear “Amazing Grace”
Good General information can be found on funerals and Funeral Cost are here in two books.
Two books can help here
Rest in Peace: Insider’s Tips to the Low Cost Less Stress Funeral by R Brian Burkhardt and Matt Bacak
Your Funeral Guy, R Brian Burkhardt, Funeral Director, Author, Blogger, State of Illinois
Be sure to let me know how you lowered the cost of your funerals.