Customs & Traditions
Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary at Valley of the Temples understands that there are many emotional and financial stresses of planning for the loss of a loved one. That’s why we are honored to provide you with the information you need to make informed decisions. The articles below contain helpful information on religious customs, and dealing with loss.
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Hawaiian Funeral Customs
Hawaiian beliefs around death, dying and the afterlife are tied to a rich heritage and culture. Learn about their funeral traditions and beliefs from Hawaiian Memorial Park's John Ornelles. He shares his insights on the Funeral Fact Podcast.