Funeral & Memorial Services in Albuquerque, New Mexico
When a loved one dies, you have many decisions to make about funeral arrangements, decisions that can quickly feel overwhelming. Thankfully, the funeral directors at Gabaldon Mortuary can help you plan and coordinate your loved one’s funeral whether you are looking for:
- Traditional Burial Services
- Cremation Services
- Green Burial Options
- Memorial Services with Direct Disposition
Traditional funeral services usually include a private or public viewing, funeral service and committal service (burial, entombment or cremation) at the place of funeral disposition. Here at Gabaldon Mortuary, we are happy to continue to provide this valued tradition, however, we support and value the individual needs of the families we serve.
- Traditional Service:
- With or without viewing
- With or without service
- Public or Private Service
- Or all facets may be private
Typically, survivors choose to have a traditional funeral service prior to cremation. After the service, the cremated remains are transported to wherever your family chooses. Gabaldon Mortuary also provides scattering services at the location of your choice. Also, the body may be present with cremation to follow or direct cremation where the body is cremated and cremains are placed in care of family.
With this type of service, our funeral home performs the necessary task of internment or cremation without a public viewing. A service may proceed or follow direct disposition without the body present. This is an affordable option for many families.
We coordinate with military branches, units and organizations to provide an admirable funeral service. Our funeral directors can help you understand the burial benefits provided to you by the federal government and plan a military funeral that honors your loved one’s service to our country and help arrange a service suitable for your loved one.
The wishes of the family or deceased may be carried out concerning body donation to science. We support this and are still able to arrange a suitable service with or without the body present.
For those practicing environmental consciousness, Gabaldon Mortuary provides formaldehyde-free chemicals and biodegradable products to reduce impact on the environment. We provide a number of options for a natural or eco-friendly burial in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Return of Loved One to Homeland
Gabaldon transports your loved one to their homeland for burial. Our licensed funeral directors are knowledgeable and experienced as to the various requirements to transfer a loved one for internment in another country.
Compassionate Funeral Services
Gabaldon Mortuary is committed to ensuring your loved one receives the beautiful tribute they deserve. You and your loved ones will be at the center of funeral planning as we help you create a meaningful experience that honors the life lived.
Whether you are preplanning your funeral, wondering what to do after someone dies or need to plan a memorial service, our funeral directors and staff can help. Contact us to learn more about funeral planning in Albuquerque, NM, today.