NOT INTERESTED IN A “TRADITIONAL” FUNERAL?
YOU HAVE COME TO THE RIGHT PLACE.


Introducing alaVida Beautiful Goodbye ® events, a new option for families looking to have a creative memorial event that celebrates the life of their loved one instead of having a traditional funeral. Our purpose is to design a touching and spirited life celebration that leaves all who attend with a feeling of love and the strength to move through the loss.

FOLLOW THESE STEPS TO GET STARTED

STEP 1
Start the conversation
with your family

Watch the series The Conversation

STEP 2
Learn about
life celebrations

STEP 3
Contact us
 

Purchase an initial consultation

ALAVIDA IS A “TOAST TO LIFE”.
LET US HELP YOU TOAST TO LIFE INSTEAD OF MOURNING DEATH.


We are on a mission to #CHANGETHEWAYWESAYGOODBYE and we believe every family deserves the opportunity to have a Beautiful Goodbye ® and to Mourn with a SmileTM.


WHAT ARE THE DISTINGUISHING ELEMENTS OF AN ALAVIDA BEAUTIFUL GOODBYE?

alaVida BEAUTIFUL GOODBYES ®
MOOD
Uplifting
FOCUS
Celebrating the life
LOCATION
Beautiful original venues or a location of your choice
TIMING
At least 2 weeks after the death once you had time to process the loss
WHO IS IN CHARGE?
The family and/or an alaVida life celebration specialist
CREATIVE ELEMENTS
Unlimited (as long as it is legal)
DESIGN OF THE EVENT
Each event is different because every life is unique
FAMILY INVOLVEMENT
Encouraged at all stages
CHILDREN WELCOME
Absolutely! Special attention and involvement

HOW WE HELP

The
"Do-It-Yourself"
family

Couple in front of a laptop looking at document and talking to the consultant

The
"Get-Us-Started"
family

Couple discussing options with the consultant

The
"Do-It-Together"
family

  THIS WAS NOT A FUNERAL BY ANY MEANS … ALAVIDA TURNED THE MOST PAINFUL EVENT OF MY LIFE INTO ONE OF THE MOST JOYOUS AND LIFE-AFFIRMING.   Lee Farber