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2017

Flowers Help Personalize a Funeral

Sending flowers is a tangible way of expressing sympathy to the family of a deceased loved one. Flowers can help celebrate the life of the deceased, provide comfort, and lift the spirits. They are a

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2017

The Sky is No Longer the Limit for Dispersing Cremated Remains

There are many creative ways to disperse cremated remains but none so far reaching as a rocket into space – whether orbiting the earth, landing on the moon or launched into deep space. Within Earth’s

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2016

Famous Funerals to Inspire Us

Whether it is a funeral procession for a head of state attended by many thousands, a private service for a high-tech visionary, or a nation in mourning for a beloved literary figure, the eulogies, tr

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2016

Women in Funeral Service On the Rise

As March is Women’s History Month, we’d like to acknowledge and honor the increasing number of women choosing to work as funeral directors, funeral celebrants, and funeral planners. In what was once

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2016

Featured FAQ: What is a Funeral Celebrant?

A Funeral Celebrant is a trained and certified non-clergy professional who officiates at funerals, helping families without a particular church affiliation, to create a personal and meaningful ceremo

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2015

Fascinating Funeral Customs from Around the World

Every society has created and practiced their own form of remembrance and care of the dead. Different cultures around the world commemorate death with their own distinctive traditions, whether marked

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2015

Inspired Ideas to Personalize a Funeral Service

Funeral services give us the opportunity to celebrate the uniqueness of each individual and honor the character and values of the deceased’s family through thoughtful and personalized touches. The mo

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2013

The Various Methods of Condolences

The most important condolence you can offer a grieving family is your presence during the services. But there are plenty of additional ways to express your sympathy.

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2013

Recommended Videos: Susan Hidalgo on her Mother’s Funeral

We were recently touched by two videos we saw with Susan Hidalgo speaking very openly about losing a parent and what her mother’s funeral meant to her. We encourage you to watch her story and share i

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2013

Celebrants

Keohane has several Certified Funeral Celebrants on staff, and they are truly dedicated to providing a customized service that reflects the wishes and values of the loved one and their family. They c

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