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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More About Pandemic Grief

Posted on June 23rd, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Coronavirus, COVID-19, Death, Funeral Services, Funerals
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Part 2 of a 2-Part Series Last week, we began a two-part series about handling pandemic grief. Click here to read the first post. In this blog, we will discuss formal strategies for managing grief in the event you lost someone you love to COVID-19. Grief associated with a death which resulted from Coronavirus may […]

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Funeral Home Price Transparency

Posted on February 19th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Death, Funeral Services, Funerals
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California Consumer Watchdog Groups complain that funeral homes across the Southland continually ignore regulations relative to price transparency. The only state with such code restrictions, California requires funeral directors to provide written prices for goods and services. Called Funeral Home Price Transparency, California legislation [Article 5.5 (7685 – 7685.6)] stipulates the following: Funeral Home Price Transparency […]

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Thanksgiving Grief

Posted on November 13th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Death, Funeral Services, Funerals, Grief
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The holidays often cause even emotionally healthy people to falter. So, is it any wonder that people who have recently lost a loved one to death struggle between the months of November through January? With so many memories tied to the deceased, people who are actively grieving often tell us they wish they could go […]

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Pre-Planning Final Wishes

Posted on June 25th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Caskets, Death, Estate Planning, Funeral Services, Memorials, Pre-Planning, Uncategorized
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People routinely plan the most important events in their lives – weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, golf tournaments and vacations. However, most fail to plan for an occasion that each and every one of us will one day face – our own demise! Admittedly, it may be more fun to reserve flights and book hotel rooms than […]

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