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What do Funeral Directors do for a Family?

When a family member passes away, one of the very first things you need to do is to visit a funeral home and discuss your requirements for the service with the funeral director. These professionals...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Friday, October 12, 2018

What is the Philosophy of Hospice Care?

There are times when the terminally ill suffer for a very long time from their ailment. While these situations are sometimes inevitable, the journey becomes extremely arduous and painful for the pa...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Thursday, September 27, 2018

Understanding the Stages of Grief

When a loved one passes away, it leaves the family members and close friends in grief. It becomes very difficult to get the thought of that person out of the mind and the recovery process is never ...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Friday, September 7, 2018

5 Funeral Etiquette Tips You Need to Know

Attending the funeral is never easy. The family and close friends of the person who has passed away would be in mourning, and it becomes important to ensure that their feelings aren’t hurt in any w...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Friday, August 31, 2018

Should I Pre-pay for My Funeral

Not many people think about their demise or that they should pre-pay for their funeral. After all, not many like to think about their death and how their service should be. However, pre-paying for ...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Should I or Shouldn’t I Go to the Funeral?

When someone passes away, there may be times when you are unsure of whether to attend the funeral or not, especially if you had a difficult or complex relationship with the deceased. People often ...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Choosing The Perfect Songs For The Funeral Service

Choosing the right song for the funeral of a family member or loved one can be quite difficult. The song should be soothing and not offensive in any way. It should help comfort the ones in grief an...
By Brian K. Daly
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Previous Posts

Etiquette for Social Media Condolences

Most people develop intense and intimate relationships on social media. Friendships are separated by distance but can be just as valuable as off-internet relationships. Most people maintain connect...

Tips for Letting Go of a Loved One While Keeping Them Close to Your Heart

Grieving is a long process that can take years and often causes a lot of pain. Many times, grieving individuals hinder their own progress by feeling guilt regarding their recovery process. They don...

Unique Ways to Memorialize a Loved One

When a loved one is gone, you want to retain a piece of them to honor their memory. Some choose traditional means like photographs, videos, or paintings while others want something more special and...

Celebrant Or Clergy Member - Which Should I Choose And Why?

All funerals require a celebrant or a clergy member to complete the last rights and offer some words of wisdom. They’re an integral aspect of the funeral process, which is why many family members t...

Personalizing a Funeral Service on a Budget

Many modern funerals don’t follow the rigid structure of traditional services. A decedent’s loved ones often want something unique, truly representative of a deceased individual’s character and lif...

Pre-Planning Your Funeral

Many people aren’t comfortable with the idea of pre-planning a funeral or thinking about death when they’re relatively healthy. However, this process has many benefits that can make life easier for...

What Goes Into the Expense of a Standard Funeral?

Organizing a funeral can be an expensive proposition and most people aren’t aware of the costs up until the time they actually have to plan and pay for one. There are a number of different services...