The Top 5 Benefits of Burial

Posted on December 12th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Bio Cremation, Burial, Death, Funerals, Glendora, Memorials
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Since we’ve worked in the death industry since 1996, we’ve seen the preferential pendulum swing. People used to scorn cremation in favor of burial. Today, people tend to prefer cremation at a rate of 51.6 percent to 48.4. In fact, in Los Angeles County, where our funeral home is located, that number is as high […]

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Be Thankful You Aren’t Dead

Posted on November 21st, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Cremation, Funeral Music, Funerals, Glendora, Grief, Holiday Deaths, Living Funerals
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People routinely discuss the many reasons we all have to be grateful each Thanksgiving season. Since our profession places us around death day in, day out, the main reason seems obvious to us. The thing you should most be thankful for? You are alive! But what about if you have suffered the death of a […]

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Death Masks Part 2

Posted on October 30th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Cremation, Death, Funerals, Glendora
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Part 2 in a 2-Part Series In this, the final post in our ongoing October series about macabre death-related events we wanted to cover something that is unusual as well as interesting – death masks. To read part one of this, click here. As explained in Encyclopedia Britannica, a death mask is a wax or plaster […]

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Death Masks

Posted on October 24th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Cremation, Death, Glendora
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In our ongoing October series about macabre death-related events (because, apparently, death itself is no longer considered macabre enough), we wanted to cover something that is unusual as well as interesting – death masks. In this first in a two-part series, we will discuss death mask history as well as DIY masks you can make […]

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Macabre Death Part 2

Posted on October 12th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Caskets, Death, Embalming, Mortuaries, Uncategorized
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Mac Part 2 in our Macabre October Post Series Since October is arguably the month for the macabre, last week we began our series to commemorate all things creepy, relative to the funeral industry. This week, we follow up with 5 behind-the-scenes scary things you may not know about your local mortuary. (Okay, full disclosure, we […]

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