A gift to your family, sparing them hard decisions at an emotional time.
It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.
The Remembrance Process℠ captures the importance of the human need to be remembered.
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Someone you love is dying
Although it is impossible to totally prepare for a death, a death may be made easier if you know what to expect.
How do I know...
Even though death is expected, you may not be prepared for the actual moment it occurs.
Organ & Tissue Donations
Are you or a loved one considering organ donation? Our list of common questions will help in making that decision. We also invite you to speak with our knowledgeable staff.
Who to call first?
No one is fully prepared for the death of a loved one. Even when anticipated due to illness, when the moment comes, who should you call? Our guidelines will help.
It is important to reach out to close relatives, friends, and professionals for the help, support, and comfort you need. Notifying family and friends is always an important consideration in the initial tasks to be completed.
It is common to use a full set of clothing, including underwear, socks or stockings, and sometime even shoes if so desired.
Writing an obituary
An obituary serves as notification that an individual has died and provides service details. But it can be for more than that. Our guidelines will help you in writing a well-crafted obituary.
Even though common sense and good discretion are always the best guides to proper funeral etiquette, a few principles still apply.
Writing and delivering a eulogy is a way of paying tribute to a loved one’s memory. But it can be a challenge to write and to deliver. Our tips can help.