Cremation is an option that has been steadily growing in popularity. In fact, in 2015 the cremation rate surpassed the burial rate in the United States for the first time ever. This shift isn't surprising, as our society has become more eco-conscious and mobile, with less religious affiliation and attachment to tradition. Cremation is often a less costly option than burial, and provides a wide range of possibilities for memorialization. Even though it's much more common than it was in prior generations, many people still have questions about the cremation process. Continue reading to learn the answers to common questions about cremation services.