Cremation Service: You can still go traditional

Posted on January 29th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Ashes, Burial, Caskets, Coffins, Death, Embalming, Funerals, Glendora, Green Burials, Urns
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Once upon a time, families who opted to cremate their loved ones usually chose the option because they didn’t want the expense and ceremony associated with a traditional funeral service and burial. But times have changed. At our Glendora mortuary, approximately 70 percent of mourners choose cremation over burial. Their reasons include everything from honoring […]

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Cremation or Cremation Plus?

Posted on January 22nd, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Ashes, Burial, Caskets, Death, Embalming, Funerals, Glendora, Mortuary
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Many people think that only two options exist relative to the disposition of their loved ones’ remains: burial, which includes casket-viewing-funeral-graveside-and-the-whole-shebang – or simple ceremony-less cremation. But those are just two in a laundry list of choices available to people making final arrangements for someone who has died. Circa 2019, options are basically endless. In […]

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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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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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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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