of Human Osteology
Maxwell Museum of Anthropology
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131-0001
Donor Frequently Asked Questions:
Informing your Family click
on a question to receive an answer.
19. If my family
does not want to have me donated, how can I ensure they do not block
my donation after death?
20. My family wants
me to have a full funeral with a viewing prior to donation. Are
there any special procedures they need to follow?
21. What about cremation?
Please refer to Question 17.
22. My family is
upset about the idea of not having ANY remains to bury or cremate.
How can I alleviate their concerns?
23. Who fills out
my death certificate?
24. Who does my family
contact to get a copy of my death certificate?
25. My relatives
would like to visit my skeletal remains. Is this possible?