Veteran Memorials

Posted on November 9th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Caskets, Coffins, COVID-19, Death, Military Honors, Uncategorized, Veteran's Services
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In the midst of civil unrest, a pandemic, and election discord now is the perfect time to take a breather and focus on something upon which we can all agree. Military members deserve to be honored in life as well as in death. As we celebrate Veteran’s Day 2020, we want to thank everyone who […]

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Death Masks & Funeral Customs

Posted on September 9th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Caskets, Coffins, Death, Funerals, Memorials
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The wearing of masks has become compulsory for everyone who wants to protect themselves from the Coronavirus pandemic (or otherwise go out in public). So, as you mull over which type of facial covering to don, consider this. People have worn death masks for centuries. They protect people from diseases, demons, wartime side effects, and […]

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Your Funeral Your Way

Posted on October 21st, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Coffins, Death, Funerals, Pre-Planning, Uncategorized
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Burger King launched a memorable commercial campaign in 1976. You may remember the jingle? “Hold the pickle. Hold the lettuce. Special orders don’t upset us. All we ask is that you let us have it your way.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJMsFGH4eoQ Your Funeral, Have it Your Way The same could be said for the way we approach funeral […]

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The Importance of Closure

Posted on August 27th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Body Reconstruction, Burial, Caskets, Coffins, Death, Funerals, Living Funerals, Memorials
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Nothing is as final as death. Unfortunately, however, grieving family members and friends often struggle to come to grips with the finality of their loved one’s passing. Left to pick up the pieces and find the strength to move on, many fail to face the permanent nature of their loss. Denial is, after all, the […]

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The 5 Best Buried Alive Movies

Posted on August 6th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Caskets, Coffins, Death, End-Of-Life
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A common fear many people have about death is that they’ll be buried alive. Television shows, books and movies reinforce the false narrative that this occurs often. Story lines convince us that our chances of experiencing the living nightmare are much greater than reality confirms. History of Vivisepulture Known in the industry as “premature burial,” […]

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