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 acRead 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 tRead 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 famRead More
Grieving During the Holidays
Grief looks different for everyone, especially during the holidays. This year it may be a deeply grieving holiday season for you. You don’t feel like going anywhere and there is nothing that anyoRead 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 familRead 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 anniRead More
Why Rituals Are Important, Pt. 3.
The Case for a Ceremony, Part 3. What do you think of when you think of a memorial service? A lot of peopleRead More
The Messy Art of Coping with Holidays After Experiencing a Loss
There are many parts of the grieving process that catch people off guard. But one thing that doesn’t is the expectation that holidays will be difficult after theRead More
Why Choose a Family-Owned Funeral Home?
There are important differences between a funeral home owned by a local family and one run by a large corporation. A Family-Owned funeral home has roots in the community and can focus onRead More
Celebrating Grandfathers on Father’s Day
June is the month to celebrate fathers on Father’s Day. But what about grandfathers? They play a special role in our lives and the lives of our children as well. What better way to show yRead More