When a beloved friend or family member is reaching the end of his or her life, he or she will probably require the assistance of trusted loved ones to finalize their affairs and estate. End-of-life planning can include helping a loved one draft a will, deciding where and how his or her assets will be divided after death, and planning for a funeral and cremation in Philadelphia after he or she has passed on. You may encounter a number of confusing legal terms that can bog down your understanding of your loved one’s estate planning, especially if you are the primary contact who is planning and managing your loved one’s end-of-life care. Read on to learn five common end-of-life legal terms that you’ll need to know.

McCafferty Funeral Home is a funeral provider and crematorium in Philadelphia that can help you understand end-of-life treatment and care. Call us at 215-531-5014 for immediate attention and assistance.