What You Should Absolutely, Positively Never Say at a Funeral

Posted on October 30th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Covina, Funerals, Grief, Memorials
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In the funeral industry since 1996, we have heard it all – the good, the bad and the ugly. Most funeral attendees have good intentions. But, sometimes, people let their fear of silence lead them to blurt comments that might be better left unsaid. We know you mean well. So, please let us help you […]

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Creepy Funeral Home Stories

Posted on October 23rd, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Funerals, Memorials, Mortuaries
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In honor of Halloween, we wanted to dedicate this post to a subject many folks our industry would not typically cover – creepy funeral home stories. Are you game? By the way, none of the following creepy funeral experiences happened at Foothill Funeral & Cremation Services. The following submissions are anonymous. Holding Hands A mortuary […]

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Children & Funerals

Posted on October 17th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Children & Funerals, Cremation, Funerals, Glendora, Grief, Memorials
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Should Kids Attend a Funeral? When someone in your family or circle of friends dies, you will probably make it a priority to attend the funeral or memorial service. But what happens if your children knew the deceased? You may wonder whether they should attend the ceremony. The decision is personal, varying greatly based on […]

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How to Grieve about a Pet

Posted on October 5th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Ashes, Bio Cremation, Burial, Grief, Memorials, Pet Services
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Many people consider pets to be part of the family. To wit, NBC News reports that Americans spend an average $60 billion on their pets each year. Caregivers are so invested, they often celebrate their pets’ birthdays, confide in their animals, post images and videos on social media, and carry pictures of their furry friends in […]

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West Nile Virus Claims Six Lives in California This Year

Posted on September 26th, 2017
Posted by Manny Godoy under Azusa, Covina, Funerals, Glendora, Memorials
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Local West Nile Victims Carried by mosquitos and birds, West Nile Virus is a dangerous infection. It can claim the lives of anyone who has a weak immune system, such as the elderly and children. Unfortunately, there is no vaccine to protect against it. August and September are the busiest months for the disease. Already […]

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