- Three Ways to Get them:
- Sample Letters
Addendum to Five Wishes
End of Life To-Do Checklist
Go Wish Cards
Disposition of Body
Declaration Regarding Disposition of Physical Body
Authorization for Cremation
Green Burial in WNC
- In WNC: Carolina Memorial Sanctuary
- Other Places: Conservation Burial Alliance or Search Conservation Burial or Green Burial
Composting of Bodies
- Urban Death Project at Western Carolina University. Video. NY Times Article. TED Talk.
- Recompose website. One Zero article. Legal in Washington State. $5,500.
- Infinity Burial Suit.
Donation of Body:
- Excellent Resource from WikiHow re: Donating Body.
- Body Farms for research of decay and decomposition.
- Donation of Body to Science
Home Funerals & Home Burials
Specific Medical Orders
- Dementia Directive Site for Downloading Directive.
Wrap Up Links
- Kimchi Rylander’s Death Journey
- Center for End of Life Transitions, Asheville, NC for workshops and home funeral guidance.
- The Bitter End: On Medical Doctors & their End of Life Choices by Radio Lab.
- David Kessler interview by Brene Brown on Grief & Finding Meaning.
- Four Things that Matter Most with Dr. Ira Byock Author of Dying Well (Forgive me, I forgive you, thank you, I love you).
- Stephen Jenkinson
- Martin Prechtel on Grief and Praise, Part 1, Part 2, Part 3
- GriefCast Podcast from the UK
- Caitlin Doughty – Ask A Mortician
Resources for Final Exit Choices
- Voluntary Stopping of Eating and Drinking
- Compassion & Choices (formerly Hemlock Society)