What Does Memorializing a Facebook Page Mean?
You may wonder what will happen to your social media account when you pass away. Or, perhaps you are checking for a loved one who wants to take care of their Facebook account before death. This situaRead More
What Does a Funeral Director Do?
One of the most mysterious jobs in our communities may be that of a funeral director. You may wonder, “What exactly does a funeral director do?” Every funeral director’s responsibilities center arounRead More
Grieving the Loss of a Pet
Pets bring so much joy and meaning to our lives. Therefore, it makes sense that when we lose a pet through death, or they run away and get lost, the grief we feel can be excruciating. It is entirelyRead More
Thoughts on Choosing Music for a Funeral
One of the most personal features of a funeral is the music. Music sets the tone and expresses emotions that cannot be spoken in words, and music has the power to help people remember, grieve, and feRead More
Ensuring that Your Finances are in Order in 7 Steps
We’ve probably all watched an old movie that features a scene where a doctor soberly tells an ailing patient that he’d better get his things in order, presumably because he doesn’t have long to live.Read More
Navigating Sibling Disagreement when Planning a Funeral for a Parent
Ideally, every family faced with planning their parent’s funeral will completely agree about every detail in perfect unity. Unfortunately, we do not live in a perfect world, and every family has quirRead More
Transferring Pre-Need Funeral Plans
If you have pre-planned your funeral or celebration of life, you understand the peace of mind that provides. However, life situations can change, and you may find yourself needing to move closer to fRead More
The Biggest Misconceptions About Cremation
Cremation has not only become a lot more common since the turn of the millennium. It is well on its way to becoming the norm. In 2021, nearly 60 percent of families opted for cremation, according toRead More
How to Cope with the Anniversary of a Loss
The anniversary of the death of a loved one can be hard. But what many people don’t expect, as they head toward the date, is that for some the run-up to the anniversary can be even harder.Read More
Why Rituals Are Important, Pt. 3.
What do you think of when you think of a memorial service? A lot of people think of a traditional funeral: with a wake, some kind of religious service, and then a commitment ceremony at the cemetery.Read More