The Cremation Process
Cremation Ovens <ul><li>Two ovens for the cremation process </li></ul><ul><li>The process from start to finish takes 4-6 h...
Placing bodies into the oven <ul><li>Bodies must be placed in a container when being cremated. </li></ul><ul><li>Most are ...
During burn <ul><li>Windows into the oven. </li></ul>
Paperwork <ul><li>Envelope containing death certificate, cremation papers, and directions for remains. </li></ul>
Oven Temperature <ul><li>Oven temperature wavers between 1600 and 1605 degrees. </li></ul>
Bone movement <ul><li>Bones need to be raked and separated to allow them to burn fully.  The skeleton is dismantled and th...
Identification Disk <ul><li>A disk containing a number is kept with the body at all times.  This disk has a number on it t...
Drop Box <ul><li>When cremation is complete, remains are swept into a drop box near the bottom of the oven. </li></ul>
Bones after burn <ul><li>Bones due to completely burn due to levels of carbon in bones.  Some bones are still identifiable...
Magnetic Digging <ul><li>A large magnet is used to remove any metal that may have been in the body or in the casket.  No m...
Artificial joints <ul><li>Knee and hip joints that were removed from remains are removed before the grind. </li></ul>
Ready for the grind <ul><li>Bones are placed in grinder for grinding before the remains are given to family. </li></ul>
Finished Grind <ul><li>After process, bones are turned into a powdery ash. </li></ul>
Placing into the bag <ul><li>Remains are transferred into a bag which will be placed in a temporary earn and given to the ...
Transport Earn <ul><li>With the tag attached to the inside bag, the body is ready to be given back to the family.  They wi...
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The Cremation Process

  1. 1. The Cremation Process
  2. 2. Cremation Ovens <ul><li>Two ovens for the cremation process </li></ul><ul><li>The process from start to finish takes 4-6 hours depending on the bone density and size of person </li></ul>
  3. 3. Placing bodies into the oven <ul><li>Bodies must be placed in a container when being cremated. </li></ul><ul><li>Most are done in a pressed board or cardboard box </li></ul>
  4. 4. During burn <ul><li>Windows into the oven. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Paperwork <ul><li>Envelope containing death certificate, cremation papers, and directions for remains. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Oven Temperature <ul><li>Oven temperature wavers between 1600 and 1605 degrees. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Bone movement <ul><li>Bones need to be raked and separated to allow them to burn fully. The skeleton is dismantled and thinned out for a better burn. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Identification Disk <ul><li>A disk containing a number is kept with the body at all times. This disk has a number on it that is placed on all of the paperwork to identify the person. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Drop Box <ul><li>When cremation is complete, remains are swept into a drop box near the bottom of the oven. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Bones after burn <ul><li>Bones due to completely burn due to levels of carbon in bones. Some bones are still identifiable. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Magnetic Digging <ul><li>A large magnet is used to remove any metal that may have been in the body or in the casket. No metal can be placed in grinder. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Artificial joints <ul><li>Knee and hip joints that were removed from remains are removed before the grind. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Ready for the grind <ul><li>Bones are placed in grinder for grinding before the remains are given to family. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Finished Grind <ul><li>After process, bones are turned into a powdery ash. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Placing into the bag <ul><li>Remains are transferred into a bag which will be placed in a temporary earn and given to the family. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Transport Earn <ul><li>With the tag attached to the inside bag, the body is ready to be given back to the family. They will do whatever they wish with the remains. </li></ul>

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