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7 Ideas for Supporting a Family Caregiver in Your Life

Today’s family caregivers fill many roles. From chef to chore coordinator to at-home nurse, caring for an ill or aging loved one requires caregivers...

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Meet Our Staff: How Funeral Preplanning Is Different with Busch

Compassion and innovation are embedded in the roots of Busch Funeral and Crematory Services—and it all starts with our caring Busch staff.

In our...

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Funeral Personalization: 8 Unique Funeral Services We’ve Seen

When you hear the word funeral, what comes to mind?

You’re likely picturing a somber event with attendees wearing black attire surrounded by bouquets...

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5 Life Lessons We Can Learn From Grief

When a loved one passes, the grief that follows is likely one of the most intense experiences you’ll have in your life.

Grief can take the form of...

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Caring for Aging Parents: 6 Must-Have Conversations

Becoming a caregiver to your aging parents can be a rewarding way to provide comfort to the people who raised you.

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Who Are Funerals For—the Living or Deceased?

Funerals are an important part of cultures around the world, with the earliest rituals dating back thousands of years.

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7 Tips for Flying with Cremated Remains

Did you know that it’s possible to travel with cremated remains? Keep in mind though, security and individual airlines have rules that must be...

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8 Common Myths About Burial

Burial has long been one of the most common final disposition methods. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t myths or misconceptions around the...

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Top 7 Features to Look for in a Funeral Home in Cleveland and Beyond

What do you look for when selecting a funeral home?

Is it a welcoming staff, a modern building or a convenient location?

While some may view a...

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Don’t Want a Funeral When You Pass? 4 Reasons Why Your Family Might Need It.

Though end-of-life celebrations have evolved over the years, one constant remains: they continue to play a prominent role in the grieving process.

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My Loved One Prearranged a Funeral. Now What?

Planning a funeral is one of the most stressful experiences families face. It also happens to be one of the most expensive purchases, too.

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5 Unique End-of-Life Options to Celebrate Your Loved One

While it’s likely you’ve heard of burial or cremation as a final wish, there are several other end-of-life options to choose from that aren’t as...

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