In the past, funeral wreaths were placed on a door outside the family's home to show they were in mourning. Today, funeral wreaths are typically sent to the funeral home to express condolences, as the circular shape of a wreath is symbolic of continuing life and love. If you need assistance, please contact our Specialty Sympathy Advisors toll free at 1-866-538-2259.
These fresh flower funeral wreaths and crosses are hand-crafted by our florists are often displayed next to the casket similar to standing sprays.
Our shaped arrangements, like funeral crosses and hearts, are artistically designed by local florists and delivered to the funeral home. Sympathy same-day delivery is available, as are a wide selection of colors and designs for the family or a group of close friends to convey deepest sympathies and show love and support.
Open Heart Wreath: A heart-shaped open wreath of flowers, hand-arranged by a local florist on a stand, and meant to be placed near the casket. These arrangements are appropriate for a spouse or immediate family member to send to the service. This wreath is also an appropriate tribute from a best friend or a group of friends. Often, accessories are added to the center to personify the deceased's personality or style.
Broken Heart Spray: A heart-shaped spray of red or pink carnations interrupted by a single strand of white, giving the impression the heart is broken in grief. This highly personal type of arrangement is appropriate for a spouse or a member of the immediate family to send to the service, or for parents to send for a child.
Bleeding Heart Spray: Crafted traditionally of all red roses in a heart-shaped standing arrangement, with decorative red ribbons to symbolize the bereaved's heartfelt grief. Appropriate for a spouse, for adult children to send in memory of a parent, or for a sibling.
Floral Standing Cross: A fresh flower arrangement crafted into the shape of a standing floral cross and positioned on a wire stand near the casket. Appropriate for immediate family members of the deceased to send.