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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Memorial Gifts

Posted on June 1st, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Cremation, Funerals, Glendora, Memorials, Mortuary, Pet Services
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When a loved one has passed, be it a family member, friend, or pet, keepsakes that mark a life well lived can offer comfort. In fact, that’s the reason we provide a Sympathy Store on our website. We also stock catalogs for mourners who prefer meeting in our Glendora showroom. Memorial gifts are perfect for […]

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Theme Funerals

Posted on May 5th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Covina, Cremation, Funerals, Glendora, Memorials, Mortuary, Sacred Heart Chapel
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Formal Funerals People are unique. Their personalities, interests and habits vary. But, until recently, if you  attended one funeral, you attended them all. Everyone wore black. The service was formal. Boring, stodgy music and messages created a ceremony that encouraged tears and disdained laughter. Personality Plus Thankfully, today, personalized memorials and receptions replace bleak funeral templates. And, […]

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The Changing Face of Funerals

Posted on March 24th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Funerals, Mortuaries, Mortuary, Uncategorized
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In the not too distant past, funerals were a grim business. Mourners wore black and remained somber from the moment they heard about their loved one’s death through the funeral, burial, reception and beyond. Prune-faced mortuary owners fit well into a landscape where joking was frowned upon and solemnity was expected. Thankfully, those days are gone. […]

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Good Grief

Posted on March 3rd, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Funerals, Grief, Mortuary, Pet Services, Uncategorized
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In general, Americans are less comfortable with the subject of death than we used to be. This could be attributed to our comparative lack of first-hand experience. After all, people live longer than they used to, thanks to advancements in medicine, hygiene and public safety. In fact, according to the National Institute on Aging (NIA), […]

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