What Happens to Your Body After You Die?

Posted on January 8th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Bio Cremation, Burial, Death, Embalming, Funerals
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We don’t try to conquer deep theological questions relative to the afterlife in our funeral blog. But we do spend a lot of time around dead bodies. So, we have a certain degree of expertise when it comes to death. As a result, we can offer a few ideas about what happens to the human […]

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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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October – Let the Creepiness Begin with Embalming

Posted on October 3rd, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Bio Cremation, Death, Embalming, Funerals, Mortuary
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Even though October has only just begun, scary movies are popping up in earnest on streaming services and in theaters. So, to keep up, we want to share some creepy stuff about our own industry. We are funeral directors, after all. This week, we will start by covering something a bit arcane, embalming. As you can […]

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All About the Job of Funeral Director

Posted on August 28th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Bio Cremation, Burial, Death, Eco-Friendly Funerals, Mortuaries
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As we prepare, as a nation, to celebrate Labor Day on September 3, we wanted to take this opportunity to share everything we love about the fruits of our own labors in the mortuary industry. Does that sound weird? Yeah, we actually like what we do, but not in a creepy-old-timey-mortician sort of way. People […]

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Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust (Cremation)

Posted on May 14th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Ashes, Bio Cremation, Burial, Cremation, Funerals, Glendora, Mortuary
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People used to consider cremation disrespectful. They preferred hiring undertakers to embalm their loved one’s bodies and place the chemically-preserved remains in boxes they buried in the ground. Somehow, this practice was considered more respectful than cremation. Go figure. Now, thankfully, the practice of cremation is just as enthusiastically embraced as the more traditional method […]

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