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Consumer information on funeral memorial services. Advantages of having a memorial service.
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
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.
A lot of people do not concern themselves with the planning of their own cremation services, but others understand the importance of not leaving their loved ones with a burden on their hands. It may be hard to think about the end of your life, but planning out your cremation services ahead of time i
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
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
What is the difference between a memorial service and a funeral service? You may have heard of these two terms intermixed if you have ever attended any type of service. They are not one and the same.
The doctor walked into the room a woman with dark brown hair. We immediately jumped up. She asked us to sit down and she grabbed my hands.
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
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.
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
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.
A funeral consultant is an individual that can save you thousands of dollars on a funeral by educating you and putting you in control of the funeral process. The funeral director represents the funeral home and works for the funeral home. Typically his chief interest is his employer and his own well