Articles in Funeral

Plan a Funeral


A plan funeral is not complicated to develop, so long as you approach it intentionally and with some forethought. A funeral offers family and loved ones the chance to grieve and to express their feelings, which is a healthy part of dealing with...... Read full article

A Child’s View of a Funeral

by Elizabeth Gramer on

As a child, I remember attending the funeral mass at church for my grandmother. Even though I was only 5 years old, I look back on it with great detail. I recall sitting on the hard wooden pew, listening to the priest speak for what felt like forever... Read full article

New Yorkers can Now Spend Eternity with Beloved Pets

by Dachary Carey on

In the United States, people love their pets. Dogs and cats are often considered members of the family, and Americans have spent an estimated $55 billion on their pets in 2013 alone, for everything from food and treats to medical care and grooming. ... Read full article

Funeral Homes for Cremation Services

by MGIII on

Find the right funeral service provider... Read full article

What is a Mausoleum?


A mausoleum is far more than a monument designed to house the remains of the deceased. A private mausoleum is a statement and a unique expression of the individual or family, in addition to being a lasting monument to the deceased.... Read full article

Funeral Guidelines for the Bereaved

by Gill Brothers Funeral and Cremation Services on

A funeral helps you - and those that knew the deceased - face death. This is an important step in the grieving process. Funerals also provide a support structure of family and friends that help you during this time.... Read full article

Important Death Paperwork Before and After Cremation


Losing a loved one signals the beginning of an emotional grieving process for family members, but it also carries administrative burdens. If you have recently lost a loved one, expect to handle the following important paperwork.... Read full article

How to Choose a Funeral Home


When you select a funeral home, you’ll be buying a casket, arranging a viewing, and conducting a funeral with that provider. Take these arrangements under consideration when selecting a funeral home. Ask a few important questions.... Read full article

Alternative Funerals: No Longer Uncommon


<div>Alternative funerals are becoming more and more popular. With average funeral costs as high as they are, alternative funeral services can be a true money saver. Many of them are highly individualized, and planning personal alternative funeral se... Read full article

Bereavement: How to Help


<div>A period of bereavement is a difficult time for any family. Sometimes it is hard to know what to say or do to comfort those in bereavement. Death of a loved one is a traumatic experience. Bereavement cards and bereavement flowers are a lovely and t... Read full article