• How to Dress for a Funeral
    Posted: 01/19/2023

    First, understand that what you wear to the funeral is much less important than actually going to the funeral or gathering.  Don’t underestimate the value of your presence. 

  • How to Say the Right Thing at a Funeral
    Posted: 01/07/2023

    First, take a deep breath and relax. We all worry that we’ll say the wrong thing.

    Second, know that you don’t have to be eloquent. While we wish it were so, you can’t make everything all better with a few words.

    Here are a few simple ideas to keep in mind to be sure you say the right thing when attending a funeral.

  • What to Expect at a Funeral
    Posted: 12/23/2022

    We’ve all been there. Going to a funeral can be a little daunting, especially if it’s your first or if it’s been awhile since you attended one. Let’s talk a little bit about some of the terms you will hear and what you can expect in general.

  • What Do Funeral Directors Do?
    Posted: 12/09/2022

    It’s late, why is the light on at the funeral home? Today, there was a funeral. People cried. Tissues were crumpled and left on the tables.  Flower petals fell to the floor. Now, the cleaning staff is making things tidy for the family who will be here tomorrow. It’s late, why is the light on …
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