July is Bereaved Parents Awareness Month

Posted on July 22nd, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Funerals, Memorials, Mortuary
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When a parent dies, you lose your past; when a child dies, you lose your future. – Anonymous Struggling with Death We are supposed to outlive our children. So, many agree the worst tragedy imaginable is the loss of a child. Even so, in the United States, parents of some 50,000 children experience such a […]

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Funeral Attire: Back in Black

Posted on July 17th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Funerals, Memorials
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Although the AC/DC song, Back in Black won’t make it onto the musical selection list for most memorials, the lyrics reference one of the most common questions asked about memorial services: “What should I wear to the funeral?” Funeral Attire History in Brief Mourning and special clothing have long gone together – dating back to […]

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Veteran’s Memorial Services

Posted on June 30th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Azusa, Covina, Funerals, Glendora, Memorials, Mortuary, Veteran's Services
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This month, as we celebrate our nation’s independence on July 4th, we would like to take this opportunity to thank the men and women who answered our nation’s call to serve. Their sacrifices embody the ideals Americans hold so dear. Because they have proven their devotion to their fellow citizens and to a grateful nation, […]

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Always Go to the Funeral

Posted on June 26th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Covina, Funerals, Glendora, Grief, Mortuary, Uncategorized
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Unless we make a concerted effort to focus on what really matters, our hectic lives can lead us to sacrifice the priority on the altar of the urgent. Death is Inconvenient Little about death is convenient. And funerals are no exception. Set up to accommodate family, clergy and venue availability, ceremonies are often held in […]

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Funeral Readings

Posted on June 17th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Cremation, Memorials, Mortuary, Uncategorized
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Have you thought about what you want people to read during your funeral? That might sound like a strange question. But it’s something you should consider, since you won’t be around to speak your mind when the time comes. Funeral services are as unique as the people they celebrate. But most include similar content. For […]

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