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What to Keep in Mind When Looking For Funeral Urns

Funeral urns are now becoming a primary option when it comes to planning a funeral. It could either be because the person decided he wants to have the remains of his body cremated upon his death or maybe because the surviving family members wants to save on funeral expenses so they opt to have the b

Funeral Supplies

The funeral home business is huge. Not just the death services part, but they really have so many other industries that support them. There are companies from the greeting card industry and religious suppliers the list goes on and on.

Eulogy Speech - What Exactly Are the Factors to Be Covered and Pointed Out?

The most common question asked by most people when tasked to do a eulogy speech is, "what exactly are the factors that need to be pointed out, brought up, and shared in a funeral speech"? This is the reason why most people find it hard to write a funeral address - they've been overstu

Cremation Jewelry For a Loved One

Cremation jewelry provides a unique, physical connection to the deceased. Designed to hold a small portion of cremated remains or a lock of hair, cremation jewelry - also known as urn jewelry - allows a survivor (or several survivors) to keep a tangible part of a loved one close at heart in an attra

Moving on After a Loss

Grief is a complicated emotion and one of the most painful you will ever experience. As tempting as it may be to ignore your feelings this does not help in the long run. The only way to really heal from this experience is to let yourself feel the emotions and actively work to move on in your life.

Decorative Funeral Urns

Funeral urns do not have to be a boring, depressing and generic box that serves as only a container to hold someone's ashes. When you are containing and protecting the remains of a dearly departed loved one whether it be a friend or relative, or even a pet, why not choose to honor them with a o

Example Eulogy For a Father - An Acclamation For the Greatest Dad

Losing someone who has been a great influence in your life, more so if it's the family man, can mean a loss of not just the provider, the strength and the rock of the family but a man who has taught you how to live and given you life. Losing a father is indeed one of the most painful and heartb

How to Find People That Are Dead

There are people that we often look for without a trace. The people that we try and locate and cannot find usually fall into two categories, they either dead or incarcerated. This article focuses on trying to locate people who are dead.

3 Ways To Cope With A Suicide

Suicide, the act of killing oneself, is a no win situation for both the victim and his/her loved ones. Indeed the question as to what would have cause someone to make such a choice is usually summed up as, why? Why would he/she have taken their life?

Funeral Help in Your Time of Loss

After the death of family member, those left behind immediately work on funeral planning so they can give their departed loved one a decent and memorable service. They contact companies which can help them with the memorial service because they want to make sure that all areas are covered. After all

Gain a Competitive Advantage With a Holiday Remembrance Program

Presenting a personalized remembrance ornament to the bereaved during a holiday remembrance program is an appropriate, touching keepsake. It is also a special marketing piece for your funeral home as a personal reminder of your care and commitment.

When Someone Lets You Know They Might Soon Die

A few weeks ago I received a message from a friend asking me if I had heard that a colleague we both knew was extremely ill with stage 4 colon cancer. My friend gave the background of why this was all a secret at the moment. Although I hadn't heard anything, I debated with myself whether or not

Crime Scene Cleanup Information

Crime scene cleanup information to guide you in this time of need. Tips to help sort through all the crooked cleaning companies.

Printable Prayer Cards

Many family members design printable funeral prayer cards as an added tribute to the deceased. What are these types of cards? They can come with printing on both sides, with a certain form of prayer on one along with a snapshot of the dearly departed on the other.

Funeral Planning - What to Do When There Has Been a Death

The death of a family member or friend is the most difficult event in a person's life. Here is an outline of the steps to take. It is meant to provide an idea of what needs to be done immediately after a death has occurred.

Afraid to Talk About Dying

When my husband was diagnosed with esophagus cancer, we never talked about him dying, except in the very beginning. I think we were afraid to voice the worst scenario we could think of, him not making it through this disease.