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 aRead 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 closerRead 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
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
Exploring Funeral Costs: 5 Ways to Plan
Funeral costs can vary depending on where you live and what goods and services are selected. However, most people do not want funeral costs to become a financial burden for their survivinRead More
Should Adult Children Be Included in Parent’s End-Of-Life Planning?
While it may be difficult to discuss end-of-life issues, it is to everyone’s advantage – children and parents alike – to calmly discuss plans and preferences for end-of-life care and prefRead More
Preplanning a Funeral During a Pandemic
The COVID-19 emergency has proven the value of advance planning during a pandemic. Through the use of technology, pre-planning a funeral during a pandemic is a safe way to protect one’s fRead More
Keohane Funeral Home in Phase III of the Governor’s Plan during COVID-19
The entire Keohane Funeral Home team has worked persistently to both care for families and protect the public health in the face of the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. As we haRead More
What We Learned by Serving Families During COVID-19
One of the most important things we learned by serving families at this time is that the COVID-19 crisis has proven the value of advance planning and the importance of funeral rituals. OuRead More
Pre-Planning Your Funeral Helps to Prevent Family Conflict
The death of a loved one is a difficult time that can bring up strong emotions and possible disagreements over aspects of the funeral arrangements such as whether the deceased should be bRead More