6 Things to Know about Funeral Etiquette  

Posted on September 25th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Funerals, Memorials, Uncategorized
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All too often, funerals depress most people. In many cases, the atmosphere is sad and dark. While families and friends of the deceased reel over their loss, other mourners huddle on the sidelines, wondering what they should say and do. In a culture where death is treated like an uninvited dinner guest, many funeral attendees […]

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The Importance of Closure

Posted on August 27th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Body Reconstruction, Burial, Caskets, Coffins, Death, Funerals, Living Funerals, Memorials
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Nothing is as final as death. Unfortunately, however, grieving family members and friends often struggle to come to grips with the finality of their loved one’s passing. Left to pick up the pieces and find the strength to move on, many fail to face the permanent nature of their loss. Denial is, after all, the […]

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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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Grief Gets Physical

Posted on June 11th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Cremation, Death, Grief, Memorials
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When someone we love dies, we grieve. Feelings of sadness, loneliness, isolation and depression commonly occur. It’s par for the course. But in addition to producing emotional manifestations, did you know that grief gets physical? In fact, someone who is mourning can experience as many (or more) associated physical symptoms as the emotional pain facing […]

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The Importance of Memorials: Headstones

Posted on May 29th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Funerals, Headstones, Memorials, Uncategorized

We are forever grateful for the sacrifices made by current and former active duty service personnel. And, on the heels of Memorial Day, we wanted to devote this week’s blog post to another type of memorial – the one you will pre-plan for yourself or arrange for someone you love after they have died. The […]

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