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I am Next in Line, What do I Say?

Funerals can be an uncomfortable and emotional time for all those involved. And sometimes the most uncomfortable part of the whole day is finding the right words to express your sympathy to the fam...
By Brian Daly
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Is It Important to Have a Public Viewing Before the Funeral?

Many cultures and religions believe that a public viewing before the funeral is vital for the service. The viewing can be either public or private, and varies in length based on culture of the dece...
By Brian Daly
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The Importance of Saying Goodbye

When you immediately learn of the passing of a loved one, you are filled with a sense of pain. As you move through the next couple of days you begin your grieving process. With the upcoming funeral...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Tips for Explaining the Concept of Death to Children

By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

How does a Celebration of Life Differ from a Funeral?

Although funerals and celebrations of life are very different in their course of actions, they both serve the same purpose. It is the decision of the deceased, whether they had pre-planned or left ...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Selecting a Final Resting Place After Cremation

When a cremation service has been chosen for your loved one there are a variety of options that you can choose from as you decide upon a final resting place. Regardless if you choose...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Managing Social Media Accounts After a Loved One has Passed

With the popularity of social media and the impact it has on our lives, it is important to be able to manage these accounts after a loved one has passed. These accounts will remain active unless we...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Friday, September 30, 2016

Previous Posts

The Natural Way to Say Goodbye

When you lose a loved one you are experiencing a great deal of pain and you are in a stage of shock or disbelief. As your grieving process begins and you are dealing with the emotions and difficult...

The Importance of the End-of-Life Talk with Your Loved Ones

Most people decide against this conversation before even thinking about it because they want to avoid an uncomfortable and upsetting topic. Others seem to think this conversation can be morbid. Her...

Green Burials

As we become more environmentally aware we consider alternative options to take part in strengthening nature. When we consider more ecologically friendly practices that naturally contribute to the ...

Veteran's Benefits

If you’re a veteran, or one of your loved ones serves in the United States military, it’s natural to have some questions about the kinds of services, expenses, and other items which may be covered ...

Pre-Planning - The Time is Now

Nobody wants to think about their death any sooner than they have to, but planning your funeral and cemetery services in advance is a prudent and responsible step to take. Pre-planning, or pre-arra...

5 Memorable Ways to Honour Your Loved One Once They’ve Passed On

Death is something that makes almost everyone uncomfortable. Dealing with loss and grief can be overwhelming and upsetting. Trying to come to terms with death is an entirely personal pursuit. For ...

The Importance of Honouring Your Loved Ones Funeral Wishes

When you outline your funeral wishes, you expect them to be fulfilled. Whether it’s something as small as a specific song you want played, or the option to be buried or cremated, honouring these de...