We have been asked thousand of questions over the years, as families have turned to us for help. We have compiled the most frequently asked questions into this helpful Resources section, and encourage you to peruse the resources as you have questions.
From what to do when a death occurs to how to talk to children about death, we have numerous resources just for you.
Do you have questions about what to wear to a funeral or memorial service? What to expect at a funeral or memorial service. Or wonder what to say or not say to someone who has just lost a loved one?
An Obituariy is an announcement used to notify others in the community of a loved ones passing and giving them the opportunity to pay thier respects. It relays inportant details about the the viewing, memorial, and burial services.
Nearly every death impacts a child—whether it’s the death of a parent, grandparent, distant relative or favorite pet. So when a death affects a child close to you, we believe it is important to talk to the child in honest, age-appropriate terms and provide them a safe place for their questions and concerns.
Families often choose to honor a Veteran with military funeral honors. This tribute, consisting of the playing of Taps, flag folding, and presentation of the flag, is led by a two-person detail representing the Veteran’s branch of service. If your loved one served in the military, you may be eligible for burial and memorial benefits through the VA.
When a loved one passes away, a speech or eulogy is given at the memorial service. This is a chance to celebrate the deceased’s life and memory. The best eulogies are not written by writers or given by the best performers. Instead, the best eulogies are honest, short and provide a brief, yet accurate, glimpse into a loved one’s character.Read More