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Funeral Planning

Veteran Burial Benefits: Am I Eligible?

Serving in the U.S. Armed Forces is one of the most admirable ways to serve our country. That’s why laying a veteran to rest should be done with the...

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Benefits of Working with a Family Owned Funeral Home

Losing a loved one is a deeply personal and difficult time in your life, which is why it’s so important to work with a funeral home that truly...

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Meet Our Staff: The Endearing Embalmers of Busch

At Busch, we stand behind providing genuine, inspired and personalized care to the families we serve.

In our 100+ years serving Northeast Ohio, we’ve...

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4 Reasons to Shop for Funeral Products in Person

Planning a funeral for a loved one is an emotional experience—and oftentimes, the grief some feel causes them to struggle interacting with others. In...

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4 Considerations for Planning a Green Burial

Over the years, we’ve seen more individuals looking for eco-friendly and personally meaningful ways to do just about everything in life. In fact, ...

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Who Has the Right to Plan Funeral Services in Ohio?

It can be difficult knowing where to begin when it comes to planning a loved one’s funeral:

  • Which funeral home do you choose?
  • What final...
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Funeral Planning Timeline: How Long Do I Have to Plan Services?

One of the most common questions our caring staff hears is, “How quickly do I have to make funeral arrangements?”

We understand how overwhelming it...

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Can I Donate to a Charity or Cause After I Pass?

What are you passionate about?

For some, our answers may be around our family, our community, or the job we have or once held. For others, it might...

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Meet Our Staff: Caring Starts with the Care Center Team

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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9 Ways To Write and Deliver a Meaningful Eulogy

You’ve been asked to give a eulogy for a loved one.

So, where do you even begin—and how can you possibly pack a lifetime of memories into a short,...

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Indigent at Death: 4 Common Questions, Answered

The average cost of a funeral is $7,848—up 6.6% from 2016. However, some families may struggle to find the means to pay for all the expenses included...

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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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