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Funeral Planning

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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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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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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7 Items and Products You’ll Need for a Burial

Your loved one has chosen burial as their final disposition method.

Now what?

From choosing a casket to finding a location, your to-do list may seem...

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Meet Our Fairview Park Funeral Home Manager

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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25+ Popular Funeral Songs to Play at an End-of-Life Celebration

Music is an important part of the human experience. It has the power to bring us joy or move us to tears. Music also has the power to add a unique,...

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What to Expect at a Catholic Funeral Service

With Catholicism being one of the most popular religions in Ohio, it’s likely you’ll end up attending a Catholic funeral service at some point in...

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Meet Our North Royalton and Parma Funeral Home Manager

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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Your Top Questions for a Funeral Director, Answered

When it comes to planning a funeral, it’s difficult to consider where to even begin, especially while experiencing a wide range of emotions. If...

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