Suicide

Posted on January 17th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Death, Funerals, Mortuary
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As funeral directors, our saddest cases often center around the death of a child. But we are equally affected when death is self-inflicted. Suicide is a serious public health problem in the United States, which affects people of all ages. In fact, nearly 800,000 people die by suicide in the world each year, which is roughly one death every 40 […]

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Afterlife: What Happens When You Die

Posted on October 8th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Afterlife, Burial, Death, End-Of-Life, Mortuary
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Existential questions have plagued mankind since the days of Adam and Eve. Working in the funeral industry, we often encounter people who wonder what happens after death. Of course, answers to the question are often tied to religious and philosophical beliefs. While we can unequivocally explain what happens to your body scientifically and practically when […]

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National Funeral Director & Mortician Recognition Day

Posted on March 18th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Death, Funeral Services, Funerals, Glendora, Memorials, Mortuary
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Did you know March 11 was National Funeral Director & Mortician Recognition Day? If not, do you feel bad you didn’t buy donuts or cake or candy or your local funeral director? Just kidding. Although we aren’t joking about liking sweets. I mean, who doesn’t love sugar? We need it, in fact, to stay awake […]

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3 Famous Funeral Services & Burials

Posted on February 13th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Death, Funeral Services, Funerals, Memorials, Mortuary
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Funeral services often help those left behind quietly memorialize and grieve for a loved one who has passed away. But when the deceased was famous, all gloves come off. Elaborate memorials are all the rage. We recap three of our favorites below.  | 3 Extravagant Celebrity Funeral Services You Won’t Believe

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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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