Home Funeral/Do-it-Yourself Help
In Northern Utah
Robert at 801-388-9158 (has personally encouraged hundreds of Utahans to spend less on funerals through his gift passion and skill at making simple caskets)
*Pictures of home funerals can be viewed at Undertaken with Love's Flickr site.
In Salt Lake & Utah County
Joyce at 801-368-5884 has carried out a friend's after-deathcare, her own mother & father-in-law's (involving NY & UT services, flying the bodies & pick-up from Delta), as well as advising many many others.
In Southern Utah
Beverly at 775-530-0492 (experienced unexpected death out-of-state, dealt with the compromises it required, without overspending)
All kinds of connections nationwide are available from the National Home Funeral Alliance at http://homefuneralalliance.org/
Ogden Standard-Examiner 2017 Casket Builder Article
One minute YouTube Video about same Casket Builder
A different way to die: the story of a natural burial (May 2016)
Home Burials Offer an Intimate Alternative (NY Times Jul 2009)
A Movement to Bring Grief Back Home (Washington Post June 2005)
A Family Undertaking (PBS Aug 2004) The comments below the trailer are great.