Rest in His Arms is dedicated to providing Christian funerals and burials for abandoned babies. Formed in September 2005, the men and women of Rest in His Arms have provided the final act of dignity and respect for 40 children in the Chicagoland area.

Order Gowns

We offer a variety of gowns and bags for hospitals.

Click here to order


Help Us Sew

The angel gowns are not terribly hard to make. If you can sew a straight stitch, you can do this!

And yes, we do need help from people who do not sew.

Funerals for Abandoned Babies

It all started with a newspaper article. Just two small paragraphs on the third page of the Tribune Metro section … a baby’s body had been found in a local landfill.

After crying for the child, we knew we had to do something.