Finding The Right Funeral Home

Create An Uplifting Send-Off For Someone Special With A Celebration Of Their Life

Funerals are often sad, somber affairs; instead, celebrate the life lived. Put together a celebration of life to commemorate the deceased and pay tribute to the personal moments and accomplishments of your loved one. Make the day about honoring the memory of the loved one, and share some mementos and souvenirs with those who come […]

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3 Things You Should Never Do at a Cremation Service (and One Thing You Should Do)

A cremation service should be treated as seriously as a funeral. In fact, some people have the service with the body present before cremation, while others want the cremation to take place prior to the memorial service. A lot depends on what the family prefers in their time of mourning or on instructions that the […]

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How To Minimize The Cost Of The Funeral You Are Planning

If you are in charge of planning a funeral and you want to minimize the cost of it, you will need to check out the following helpful suggestions. Shop Elsewhere For Caskets You do not have to automatically purchase the casket through the funeral home that will be handling the service for you. You can shop […]

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Tips For Planning Your Own Funeral

If you’re considering planning your own funeral, know that there are certain steps that you can take to make the planning both useful and efficient. Here are some tips for pre-planning your funeral with ease.  Shop Around One of the great benefits of planning your own funeral is that you have plenty of time to […]

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3 Ways to Honor Loved Ones with Backyard Time Capsules

A time capsule is a great way to capture a piece of history and keep it buried for many years to come. Along with showcasing society and the current trends, you can use a backyard time capsule to honor a loved one. Future generations can look back at the capsule and learn a lot about […]

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The Best Ways To Send Long-Distance Expressions Of Sympathy

Sometimes it’s impossible to travel long distances for a funeral or to express sympathy for a grieving family even when you really want to do so. If you find it impossible to get away when someone has passed on who lives a fair distance from you, there are still things that you can do to […]

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How To Prepare A Child To Attend A Funeral

Even the most secure and happy children could easily get nervous about the idea of attending their first funeral. Be proactive in preparing a child for a funeral to ensure that they can deal with this sad tradition in a way that enables them to express their feelings without getting overwhelmed with grief. Keep Your […]

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How Cremation Can Be Right For You

Are you currently considering final arrangements for yourself or a loved one? Are you having a hard time deciding between burial and cremation? Whether for yourself or a loved one, dealing with death can be a difficult experience. While only time will heal the grief you may now be experiencing, here are some reasons why […]

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3 Tips For Preparing Children For Funerals

Funerals are difficult experiences for most people, particularly children. During the service, it can be challenging for children to follow etiquette, which can sometimes lead to disruptions for others. If you are planning to take your child to a funeral, here are some tips for preparing him or her for the experience.  Talk to Your […]

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Three Of The Most Eco-Friendly “Green” Funeral Arrangements That Go Beyond Cremation

Although cremation is decidedly one of the more eco-friendly alternatives available for your funeral arrangements, did you know that there are some processes that can be used as an alternative to cremation that may be just as eco-friendly or (debatably) even more so? Some of these processes are still in development stages while others are […]

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