Be Thankful You Aren’t Dead

Posted on November 21st, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Cremation, Funeral Music, Funerals, Glendora, Grief, Holiday Deaths, Living Funerals
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People routinely discuss the many reasons we all have to be grateful each Thanksgiving season. Since our profession places us around death day in, day out, the main reason seems obvious to us. The thing you should most be thankful for? You are alive! But what about if you have suffered the death of a […]

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Social Media & Funerals Part 2

Posted on August 13th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Death, Funerals, Glendora, Grief, Memorials
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Part 2 in a 2-Part Series  Last week, we began a two-part series about social media use and funerals. In it, we discussed the ways that Smartphones and apps have taken over otherwise normal peoples’ lives. People walk into fountains, trees, vans and buildings because they’ve morphed into Smartphone Zombies. And while many use their […]

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Eulogy Writing: Part 2

Posted on July 19th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Funerals, Glendora, Grief, Memorials, Mortuary, Uncategorized
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When a family member or friend dies, you could be called on to deliver the eulogy, even as you struggle through profound grief. This post should help you craft the perfect eulogy, as we conclude our 2-part series about eulogy writing, by offering specific steps. Read part one by clicking here. Eulogy Writing 101 After […]

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Father’s Day Grief

Posted on June 13th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Death, Funerals, Grief, Memorials, Uncategorized
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Six Ways to Celebrate Dad When After He’s Gone For many, Father’s Day is a joyous time to gather with family over good food and board games. But, sadly, for others, the holiday is a grim reminder of loss. If you are among the millions of Americans whose dads have died, you may not look […]

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How to Handle Holiday Grief After a Loss

Posted on June 8th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Death, Grief, Memorials, Uncategorized
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After a loved one dies, you will grieve. And one of the most common triggers for grief, apart from the immediate aftermath, are holidays, such as Father’s Day, which is on June 17 this year. Whatever time of year your family member or friend died, eventually, you will be forced to face a special event […]

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