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Celebrating a Life: Blog

    Monday, 23 October, 2017

    Who has made the greatest impact on your life? Was it your grandma? Maybe your father? Or a partner, a best friend?

    Whoever it may be, have you told them or expressed your gratitude in words? While it may seem tough to find the right words to tell...

    October 27, 2016

    Identifying a Loved One: What to Expect and How to Prepare

    Losing a loved one is an emotional time for the entire family. The identification process may also be an extremely emotional situation for family members. And it may seem difficult to put yourself in the position to see your deceased loved one.

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    October 20, 2016

    9 Online Resources for Breast Cancer Prevention, Detection and Support

    It is estimated that 12% of women will develop breast cancer during their lives. And every individual’s experience with breast cancer is unique. 

    There are a variety of resources available that aim to offer information and support. Each resource...

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    October 6, 2016

    How to Fill Out a Cremation Authorization Form

    When a loved one passes away, there are many time-sensitive tasks to complete. And in some situations when a death occurs, these duties must be performed while grieving.

    If your loved one chooses cremation, one of the most important tasks to...

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    September 29, 2016

    Your Preplanning Checklist in 5 Steps

    There’s a lot to know about preplanning a funeral and it’s never too early to start learning. In fact, planning a funeral or cremation requires making up to 125 decisions.

    Losing a loved one is emotional, and making decisions can be overwhelming...

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    September 22, 2016

    Grief Hurts: Understanding and Coping With the Pain

    The pain of losing a loved one can be a very profound experience. No two people cope with grief the same and there is no right or wrong way to feel. In fact, you may experience grief differently each time you experience a loss. Even children and...

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    September 15, 2016

    Tips to Follow When Arranging a Cremation

    It’s projected that by 2030, nearly 71% of individuals will choose cremation.

    If you’re arranging your own cremation or carrying out final wishes for a loved one, there are many important decisions to make. And in some situations these decisions...

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    September 8, 2016

    5 Books to Turn to For Support While Grieving

    We all grieve in different ways, but one thing is certain: it’s possible for the heartache to overtake our lives and make essential tasks seem impossible. While duties that once seemed simple may take a toll on us both physically and emotionally...

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    September 1, 2016

    Who to Include When Preplanning Your Funeral

    We may not know how much longer we have in life, but we can certainly prepare for our passing through end-of-life plans. When preparing yourself and family for death, you can never be too prepared. By preplanning your funeral, you can arrange and...

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    August 25, 2016

    4 Steps to Choosing the Right Funeral Home

    Selecting a funeral home for yourself or a loved one allows you to plan a unique end-of-life celebration.

    There are many steps to follow when choosing the right funeral home before or after a death occurs—from selecting the location to touring...

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    August 18, 2016

    How to Write a Meaningful Obituary

    While there are elements of an obituary that people expect to see, such as funeral arrangements and possible memorial donation requests, there are certain characteristics that can make an obituary more meaningful.

    Honor your loved one by telling a...

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