Hold a celebration worthy of their life

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You no longer need to feel like your only option for end-of-life services is a stuffy, somber funeral home.

With Lighten, end-of-life gatherings can feel like celebrating a life, not just mourning a death.

Funerals, re-imagined.

Lighten's unique Celebrations of Life, held in a location of your choice or online, are designed and personalized to reflect your loved one’s life and identity.

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Lighten Services

The Lighten Planning Experience

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Celebrate a life well lived

  • Lighten helps you gather your family and friends outside of a funeral home.
     

  • Design a meaningful Celebration of Life that authentically reflects your loved one.

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Focus on what matters

  • Lighten handles the planning and logistics, so you can focus on your loved ones.
     

  • Your dedicated Lighten planner will provide the guidance you need.

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Plan with ease
 

  • Plan from the comfort of your own home with our video conference planning sessions
     

  • Plan anytime, anywhere with our exclusive Lighten Planning Center.

How it Works

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Contact us to discuss your needs. 

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Meet with your dedicated planner over video conference.

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Collaborate with your planner to finalize your event details in the Lighten Planning Center.

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Lighten builds a memorial webpage with the photo and obituary you provide.

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Honor your loved one's life at your event, led by your Lighten officiant.

TESTIMONIALS

You have an amazing service and gift to the world – both in your compassion and active listening. Thank you for bringing our families together.

Steve T, California

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