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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Funeral Etiquette

Posted on June 5th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Azusa, Funeral Flowers, Funerals, Memorials, Pre-Planning, Uncategorized
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Somber expressions. Black clothing. Formal ceremonies. These were the terms used to describe funerals in the not so distant past. In 2017, however, acceptable behavior and dress for memorials, particularly in Southern California, have evolved. Genuine sentiment, flexible apparel and personalized services are the new order of the day. But courtesy is always in style. […]

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Funeral Checklist

Posted on May 19th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Azusa, Burial, Covina, Cremation, Glendora, Grief, Uncategorized
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Most of us rely on lists for everything from what to pack before a trip to which groceries to buy before preparing a meal. But have you ever considered the importance of preparing a “to do” list for funeral plans? After suffering the loss of a loved one, your grief could leave you feeling overwhelmed […]

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New Covina Memorial Venue

Posted on April 28th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, CA, Cremation, Funerals, Memorials, Sacred Heart Chapel, Uncategorized
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New Memorial Venue Sacred Heart Chapel, an historic, gothic-style chapel in Covina, is the new memorial/funeral site for Foothill Funeral & Cremation Services (FFC). Also, its rectory is home to FFC owners Manny Godoy and Rocky Bautista and their two daughters. Clients of the Glendora-based mortuary can hold services at the Covina location or the alternate venue […]

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