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Old 08-25-2012, 10:39 AM
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Cremated cremated cremated!
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Old 08-25-2012, 10:48 AM
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I've always wanted to be cremated, too. That tree urn that Fran posted looks AWESOME! Like sillysally said, having my ashes mixed in with my loved ones (human and animal) is something I'd like
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Old 08-25-2012, 10:49 AM
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I'd like to be sent to the body farm.
That's in my neck of the woods It backs up to a parcel of property the Knox County Sheriff's Dept. uses as a recreational/training facility that Sheriff Buck (not his name, he got tagged with that after the American Gothic series) set up. There's been a lot of speculation as to how many odd bodies came in from the other side of the fence.

StephyMei summed up my feelings on it too. I want to slap people at funerals who photograph the body. Seriously? WTF???
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Old 08-25-2012, 10:50 AM
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My dad's parents and my parents have donated their bodies to LSU NO 's medical school. My brothers don't like it, but I'll admit I got a little bit of peace knowing my Dad's cancer-ridden body would be used to teach future doctors. Hopefully some more understanding of his rare type of cancer was gained from examining and studying his body.

We will get his ashes back when they're done.
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Old 08-25-2012, 12:06 PM
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I have a weird-ish disease, so I can't donate organs, unfortunately--that's what I'd really like done.

Since that won't be happening, I don't really care much. I don't want to be embalmed, though. I like the idea of going back into the hearth and nourishing plants.
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Old 08-25-2012, 12:09 PM
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Dare I ask what a body farm is?

Miakoda I have family whom also donated there body. It really is such a great thing.

edit : nevermind i googled it. intresting.

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Old 08-25-2012, 12:24 PM
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Donate what organs can be used... After that whatever method brings my family the most comfort. I would like to be cremated but honestly I will be dead so I don't really care.
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Old 08-25-2012, 12:27 PM
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I want whatever if cheapest and easiest. I don't want an expensive funeral and don't care if I get a funeral. It's just a deteriorating shell imo. I've made sure none of my family will have to pay out of their pocket when I die so I'm leaving it to be whatever makes them feel best.
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I forgot to mention that I do want my organs donated. I tell DH to "scrap me for parts."
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I'm an organ donor and what's left I want to be cremated. After that it's up to whoever I've left behind. Whatever makes them feel good.
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