But lavish burials or A-list cemeteries aren't the only way to go out with a bang.
For about $4,000, California-based Angels Flight will custom-design 210 fireworks containing the deceased's ashes, which can be fired off in a beach-front display, set to music. For an extra $1,000, the company will take a funeral party out on a yacht for an ocean fireworks display. And for those with a large enough piece of property, Angels Flight can stage the display in their private yard.
With cremation on the rise, some companies will custom-design an urn or transform ashes into a diamond ring, incorporate them into an oil painting or bury them in an eco-friendly underwater reef.
And for stars of the small screen, like Trump, there's a company that makes video tombstones that play a montage of photographs set to music.
Associated Press writer David Porter contributed to this report.
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