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Funeral Services

Use this guide to find and evaluate information and resources related to funeral services education and funeral directing. Students in this program learn about mortuary law, restorative art, funeral directing, embalming and psychology of grief.

About Websites

Remember that anyone can post anything at all on the Web, from outright lies to informed opinion to accurate, thoroughly researched information. Therefore you must always evaluate a website before you rely on it for your research or personal use.

The sites listed here have been collected and reviewed for quality by an STLCC faculty librarian. For help with evaluating websites and other information sources which you find on your own, visit ...

Websites for Funeral Services

Following are suggested links for finding information in the field of funeral services:

Other Websites

Following are more web sites on funeral services that may be appropriate for academic or professional work:

Professional Associations


NFDA Certified Preplanning Consultant

The NFDA Certified Preplanning Consultant (CPC) program has set the highest standard of professional excellence in preplanning through voluntary certification for nearly 20 years. Its mission is to promote expertise and professionalism in advance funeral planning by recognizing those individuals who have met certain predetermined qualifications and demonstrated their knowledge of prearrangement standards through the CPC examination. The CPC designation: Promotes advance funeral planning to the public Enhances your credibility and professionalism Ensures recognition of your arrangement expertise Adds value to your relationships with families

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000