Planning Ahead

Planning your funeral arrangements in advance can offer you and your family a number of benefits:

Benefits of Pre-arrangement

Emotional Benefits

  • More Time to Consider Your Options – You and your family will have time to research your options and make well-informed decisions, without feeling rushed.
  • A Sense of Accomplishment – You’ll feel good knowing that these arrangements have been taken care of.
  • Fewer Family Concerns – Your surviving family members will have less to worry about in the event of your death.

Financial Benefits

  • The Prepayment Option – When you pre-pay, you can lock in today’s prices. Our funeral director will explain each payment method and CLICK HERE for further instructions and the download link, if interested.

    NOTE: Fields marked with an asterisk ( * ) are required. Any information you submit will be held in the strictest confidence – we do not release any information to outside parties under any circumstances.

    • Information about the Person Completing this Form:

    • Vital Information about the Person for Whom Pre-arranging Is Being Done:

    • Work and Education:

    • Military Records:

    • Funeral Service Information:

    • Person(s) to Finalize Arrangements at Time of Death:

    • Special Instructions:

    • Disposition Options:

    • Other Information & Instructions:

    • Memorials & Charities:

    • Options


    Pre-arrangement Form – Printer-friendly Version:

    You can download the printer-friendly version of the Pre-arrangement form to your local computer from the link below. Once downloaded, open the PDF *, and enter your information on the form, then print it out on your printer. You may then either mail or fax it to us at the address or fax number below, or bring it with you when you visit.

    » CLICK HERE to download the form – choose to, ‘Save to Disk,’ in the dialog box that appears (download times will vary depending upon connection.)

    Get Adobe Acrobat Reader* NOTE: Adobe Acrobat Reader software is required to view this file – if you don’t already have the Reader installed on your computer, it is available for free from Adobe’s website – please click the icon at right to be taken to the download page.

    Mail completed forms to the following address,
    or fax them to the number below:

    Spear Miller Funeral Home
    39 South Benson Road
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    Fax: 203-254-8522
    Please call with any questions: 203-259-0824