The VHI casket is constructed of oak plywood, finished with paint and polyurethane, fitted with a simple liner and six gold painted carrying handles. The two-piece lid is designed to allow the option of closed or open viewing.
The VHI urn is made of oak and mahogany, finished with polyurethane. These vessels are of sturdy construction, conforming to all safety and health requirements. They may be used at all South Dakota cemeteries, including the Black Hills National Cemetery.