DeJohn Funeral Homes and Crematory
Call 24 hours: (440) 516-5555

Frequently Asked Questions

Below is a list of questions and responses that we commonly receive at the funeral home. We will continue to include any new questions in this section that we feel would be helpful to others.

If you have a question that has not been covered in this site we would like to hear from you. You may use the “Ask the Director” section of our site to forward your question or comments to us.

If you would prefer to call us on the telephone, our staff would be pleased to provide an answer to any funeral related matter you may have. If we do not have the answer immediately, we will find it for you and contact you the minute the information is in our hands.


Someone you love is dying
How do I know…
Organ & Tissue Donations
Who to call first?
Family emergency
Writing an obituary
Newspaper Guidelines
Obituary Submission Form


Burial Vaults
Video: Where does my loved get cremated
Memorial Services
Meaningful Services
Green Funerals
Funeral Etiquette
Choosing Clothing


Helping Yourself Heal
Grief Video Series
Accepting a Loss
The Grieving Process
When Your Parent Dies
Children’s Corner
Meet Magic
Video: Why Am I So Sad
Video: Children at Funerals

Legal Matters

Do I need a Lawyer?
Estate Settlement Issues
Important Documents
Death Certificates
Accounts & Deposit Boxes
Administration of a Will
Questions About Wills
Notify Creditors