Honor A Veteran
We as Americans are ever grateful for the brave veterans who serve our country, and know they deserve to be distinctively honored after the time of their passing. At Gerst we know that such a service may look different from family to family, and we want to be here to provide you with the information and resources you need to honor your loved veteran with the service they deserve.
Benefits of Veteran Services
There are many ways to honor your American hero, and many benefits come with the service of remembering a military member.
Funeral Honors Service
The rendering of the Military Honors service is free of charge to the family, and mandated by the law. The presence of typically two honor guard details, whom are members of military service perform the ceremony which includes the folding and presentation of the American flag to the next of kin while playing Taps. Families of eligible veterans are able to request the Funeral Honors Service through the funeral home director.
Funeral Honors Eligibility