Why has cremation become more popular during the pandemic?
In addition to the increasing trend in cremations prior to the pandemic, during COVID-19, the restrictions on gatherings and other concerns have made cremation a more viable option for many.
According to the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) 2020 Cremation and Burial Report, due to COVID-19, an additional 200,000 U.S. deaths are expected this year. So more families are planning funerals, and many of them are considering cremation.
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