Family wants to transport body. - page 2

Has anyone ever came across this? The family is wanting to transport the body like two hours away in the back of their car. They already have a body bag and everything. Just really odd to me.... Read More

  1. by   BabyLady
    Quote from Buckyxj
    Has anyone ever came across this? The family is wanting to transport the body like two hours away in the back of their car. They already have a body bag and everything. Just really odd to me.
    I would call a local funeral home and see if it is legal for them to do that.

    There may be issues with temperature control, etc.
  2. by   Baubo516
    l.m. - Your post brought tears to my eyes. What a beautiful way to see your father into his next life. Thank you for sharing your story.
  3. by   evolvingrn
    in my state family can take the body, we recently had a family that was going to be doing this we just had our social work go over the legalities with them.

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