How to Write a Thank-You Note After a Funeral

Posted on November 23rd, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Coronavirus, COVID-19, Death, Funeral Services
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As we officially enter the holiday season, now is the perfect time to focus on how to give thanks. In a previous post, we encouraged friends and family to take time to be thankful in the midst of grief. This Thanksgiving, we want to focus on another aspect of thankfulness…how to write a thank-you note […]

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Grief During the Holidays

Posted on November 18th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Death, Grief, Holiday Deaths
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No matter the season, people struggle whenever they lose a loved one to death. But when someone you love dies during the holidays; you may find yourself more depressed than if the loss had occurred at another time of the year. And, this year, depression is already at an all-time high due to the pandemic […]

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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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National Alzheimer’s Disease Month & Pre-Planning

Posted on November 3rd, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Death, End-Of-Life, Funerals, Memorials, Pre-Planning
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November is National Alzheimer’s Diseases Awareness Month. The campaign was created in 1983. It raises awareness and challenges the stigma about the disease, which impacts 5.4 million Americans and their families. Dementia is a concern for funeral homes. Although it attacks the brain rather than the body, it eventually claims the lives of its victims. […]

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Day of the Dead/Dia del Los Muertos

Posted on October 27th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Death, Funerals
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A popular form of Halloween décor in Mexico, as well as in parts of the United States, includes colorful skulls (Calaveras), associated with the Day of the Dead. Translated Dia de Los Muertos, the holiday coincides with Halloween because they both are celebrated around the same time each year. Also, each event honors people who […]

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