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In one way or another, most U.S. families have been affected by cancer. After years of awareness campaigns, we as a society are pretty cognizant of the devastating impact that cancer has on patients and their loved ones as well as the importance of early detection. So… Read More

Grief: From Our Book Nook

Books have the powerful potential to help us make sense of or come to grips with difficult times in our lives. At our funeral home, we have a diverse selection of books written to help people of all ages understand their grief after the loss of a loved one. Below… Read More

Family Interview: Starting the Conversation

With people living longer, many of us are blessed to have more time with the older members of our families. It is important to make the most of this time by engaging with them, listening to their stories and learning from their experiences. We’ve put together a list of 15… Read More

Notice the Lotus?

Closing its petals at night and reopening them with each new sunrise, the lotus is a fitting symbol of eternal life. Considered sacred to many civilizations, it was frequently pictured in art and architecture of the highest caliber. It came to be recognized as the mark of distinction. In ancient… Read More

Easter & Passover

Fun ways to Celebrate Easter & Passover Spring has sprung! And whether you are looking forward to Easter, Passover, or both, there are plenty of ways to get the whole family involved in the celebration. Both holidays are rich in important history and tradition and revolve around the gathering of… Read More

State Funerals

Ever Wondered What Goes in to a State Funeral? State funerals are public funerals held in honor of those who have served our country. They only occur when the family of the deceased has agreed to the honor and are comfortable including the public in commemorating the accomplishments of their… Read More

Anniversary of a Death

How to Handle the Anniversary of a Death Few people are mentally prepared to say goodbye to their loved one when the time comes. Often, death is sudden and unexpected. But even when you have had time to prepare yourself and come to terms with a death before it occurs,… Read More