Funeral types

We offer you transparent services at affordable rates. The type of funeral that is performed is dependent on the individual needs of our customers.

Types of funeral

In principle, a distinction is made between cremation and burial. Cremation involves the incineration of the body and the burial of the ashes in an ash capsule. The trend towards cremation has grown in recent years. Burials are a little more complex and difficult to organise than cremations.
Bestattung Himmelblau Wien Erdbestattung Interment Sarg Coffin


In case of interment, the deceased is buried in a coffin in a cemetery. Generally speaking, a solemn ceremony takes place prior to the burial. This ceremony can be organised according to the individual wishes of the bereaved.
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Bestattung Himmelblau Wien Feuerbestattung Urne Cremation

Cremation in Vienna

Since prehistoric times, cremation has been the dominant form of burial throughout much of the world. One reason for this is our ever-increasing environmental awareness: although cremation consumes a considerable amount of energy, it is still better for the environment than a burial.
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More types of funeral

Bestattung Himmelblau Wien Gruftbestattung Entombment

Vienna entombment

An entombment in Vienna is very similar to a burial. It simply involves a stone-walled room rather than an earthen grave. The casket is also different – the casket will be either made from or lined with metal and must be completely airtight.
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Bestattung Himmelblau Wien Urne zu Hause

Urn at home

Many people find it easier to process their grief if they are able to remain close to the deceased, even after their death. In this case, you have the option of avoiding a funeral at the cemetery and keeping the urn at your home.
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Bestattung Himmelblau Wien Naturbestattung Natural burial

Natural burial

More and more people are opting for forms of burial that are close to nature. A natural burial is a beautiful idea to show pleasure to nature.
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Bestattung Himmelblau Wien Diamantbestattung Diamond burial

Diamond burial

The diamond has always been regarded as a symbol of eternal love and remembrance. ALGORDANZA Memorial Diamonds allow you to capture the remembrance of a loved one in a very special and personal symbol of love.
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Bestattung Himmelblau Wien Edelsteinbestattung Gemstone burial Edelstein

Gemstone burial

Gemstone burial is a special type of burial and a new way of burying a loved one. It involves a special form of cremation and is a caring way of saying goodbye.
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Bestattung Himmelblau Wien Sternenkinder Fehlgeburt Stillbirths and miscarriages

Vienna angel babies & miscarriages

Infants who die during pregnancy or at birth are known as "angel babies". We will assist if you wish to hold a funeral ceremony in Vienna for an angel baby, and we will keep the expenses of such a ceremony to a minimum.
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