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When Death Occurs Away From Home
When Death Occurs Away From Home Life has many unexpected twists and turns. In today’s world now more than ever, we are constantly on the move. Our lives are filled with exciting trips and adven...Read More >>
Should I Put My Funeral Plans in My Will?
Should I Put My Funeral Plans in My Will? It is a common misconception that you should put your funeral wishes in your Will. In most cases, the Will is read after all is said and done with the fun...Read More >>
Military Funeral Honors
Military Funeral Honors When a loved one who is an active member of the armed services or a veteran passes away, it is important for them to be rightfully honored for their service to our country....Read More >>
The Importance of Eulogies at a Funeral
The Importance of Eulogies at a Funeral The loss of a loved one can leave us heartbroken. When a close member of our family passes away it is hard not to see them as a part of our lives. During li...Read More >>
Is Cremation Right For Your Loved One?
Is Cremation Right For Your Loved One? Cremation is an alternative to traditional burial that many families are moving towards today. As of 2012, about 42% of memorial services in America included...Read More >>
The 5 Stages of Grief
The 5 Stages of Grief The 5 stages of grief are a set of steps that one personally takes in dealing with loss. Everyone experiences the stages in a different way, and for different lengths of time...Read More >>
Caring At Every Step
Caring At Every Step When you suffer the loss of a loved one, it can be difficult to put funeral arrangements together quickly. Sometimes, you have to run back and forth between the funeral home a...Read More >>
Explaining Death To Your Child
Explaining Death To Your Child The death of a loved one takes it’s toll on everyone, even children. The first time your child experiences a death in the family, they may have a lot of questions. T...Read More >>
Preparing for Your Own Funeral
Preparing for Your Own Funeral Planning ahead for your funeral can take stress off of your family when your time comes. Making the proper preparations with a funeral home will allow you to ensure ...Read More >>