Gieseke Funeral Chapel

Our contact information is on the last page

Information Needed for Planning a Funeral

 

The following is the information that is needed for the death certificate and obituary:

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General Information:

Full Name

Address

City

Township/County

State

Zip Code

Social Security Number

Phone

Cell Phone

E-mail

 

Family Information:

Birth Date and Place

Marital Status /Date of Marriage/Place

Spouseís Name including Maiden Name (date if deceased)

Fatherís Full Name

Motherís Full Name including her Maiden Name

 

Education History:

Schools Attended
Last Grade Attended or Year of Graduation

Other Training, Degrees, Year Attained

 

2.

Military History: (A photocopy of the Honorable Discharge or a form DD 214 will be needed. It will contain the following information).

Branch of Service, Highest Rank Attained

Tours, Locations, Duties

Date and place of enlistment and discharge

Comments, Other Details, Military Honors

 

Work History and Career Details

Occupation, Business or Industry

Company, Employer, Years of Service

Previous Employment, Comments or Details

 

Location History:

Places You Have Lived

Childhood City/State

 

Organizations and Affiliations:

Church attended and organizations within the church

Professional Organizations

Civic, Military, Club & Fraternal Memberships (Offices held)

 

Hobbies & Other Personal Interests:

Favorite Pastimes/Hobbies

 

Survivors:

Spouse

Children( & Spouses) of City & State

Grandchildren

Great-Grandchildren

Great-Great-Grandchildren

Brothers & Sisters (& Spouses) of City & State

 

3.

Preceded by:

Names of Family Who Predeceased (including spouses)

 

 

Funeral Arrangements:

Place & Time of Funeral Service
Place & Time of Visitation, Family Service/Prayer Service/Rosary

Clergy

Other Service or Mass Participants

Cemetery information

Monument /Marker Preference

 

Special Instructions or Wishes:

Casket Preference

Vault Preference

Pallbearers Names

 

Photo for Newspapers and Memorial folder

Photos (and items that reflect interests) for Display

Clothing(Clothes he/she would usually wear, shoes are optional, long sleeves & high neckline are preferred).

 

Glasses

Jewelry to be worn

Musicians

Musical Selections

Favorite Scriptures

Favorite Literature or Poems

Favorite Flowers/Colors

Special Events and Memories

Luncheon Following Services

Other

4.

Other Useful Information for the Family:

Number of certified copies of death certificate needed.

Will Location

Executor or Administrator/Location

Attorney/Location

Safety Deposit Box Location

Location of Documents (Deeds, Insurance Policies, Stocks, Military information)

Real Estate Owned

Notify the Following People

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our contact information:

GIESEKEFUNERALCHAPEL

Ernie Gieseke, licensed mortician

Linda Gieseke, funeral assistant

307 Main St. North

P.O. Box 8

Greenbush, MN 56726

 

voice: 218-782-2486

toll free voice: 800-821-3713

FAX 218-782-2487

web:www.riverblue.com/gieseke

e-mail:gieseke@wiktel.com