Live Streaming Memorial Services

Young women in mourning are looking on computer screen and crying. Computer set with snitch and picture frame template. Sad girls in black are watching funeral live stream.In recent years, live streaming services for funerals and memorial services have become increasingly popular. They offer a way for loved ones who are unable to attend in person to participate in the event remotely. The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the adoption of live streaming for funerals. However, the concept remains an important way to include family and friends. In many cases, these loved ones are geographically distant. At Foothill Funeral in Glendora, California, we offer live streaming services. In this blog post, we explain how they can help bring people together during difficult times. Continue reading Live Streaming Memorial Services

Funeral Home Evolution

Funeral Home History EvolutionThe evolution of the funeral home is long and storied. At Foothill Funeral in Glendora, California, our passion for funeral services extends beyond our commitment to supporting you during difficult times. We also find value in exploring the history and evolution of funeral practices. In this blog post, we delve into the 19th century, a period marked by significant changes in how society approached death and memorialization. Join us as we take a journey through the transformation of 19th-century funeral homes, from solemn parlors to the emergence of slumber rooms. Continue reading Funeral Home Evolution

Death & the Holidays

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Halloween is one holiday you may have to work through following the death of a loved one.

In this blog post, we cover an important topic relative to grief: death & the holidays. Discussing the topic of death during the holidays may seem unconventional. However, as the holiday season encroaches, we believe that these moments of reflection can offer solace and healing during a time when many are celebrating life, family, and tradition. Continue reading Death & the Holidays

Clergy or Celebrant: Funeral Officiant Choice

Meeting clerics and priests. Representatives of the Orthodox clergy in black robes sit in the conference hall. Conceptual background for design and news about religion.Planning a funeral service can be a challenging and emotional task. One of the crucial decisions you will need to make is selecting the right celebrant or clergy member to lead the service. We are here to offer guidance on this important aspect of planning a meaningful and personalized farewell for your loved one.

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Traditions

Funeral Traditions RitualsIn times of loss, funeral homes serve as pillars of support, compassion, and comfort, providing essential assistance to those grieving the departure of a loved one. However, funeral homes offer much more than logistical aid; they play a profound role in honoring and commemorating the lives of the departed. Therefore, in this blog post, we delve into the importance of funeral traditions and rituals and how they can facilitate healing, closure, and a profound sense of connection for grieving families. Continue reading Traditions