His father’s wake and funeral three years ago cost $20,000, which is almost double the usual price.
But Mr Sng Meng Lee, 36, and his family, who engaged Singapore Funeral Services Care, think it was money well-spent. The days of plastic tablecloths and chrysanthemum-adorned altars at funerals may soon be gone.
Premium funeral services, such as funeral photography and personalised wakes, are growing in popularity, say funeral service providers here.
Read the full report in The New Paper on Monday (May 26).