Death & COVID-19

Posted on May 28th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Coronavirus, COVID-19, Death, Funerals, Mortuaries, Uncategorized
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COVID-19 currently dominates headlines and preoccupies our thoughts. So, we wanted to devote a blog post to discuss ways to cope with death in the midst of COVID-19. Although people more often consider the topic of death during a pandemic, we have been working in the funeral industry since 1996. So, we spend a great […]

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Pandemic Pre-Planning

Posted on May 19th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Caskets, Coronavirus, Death, End-Of-Life, Pre-Planning, Uncategorized
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Part 2 of a 2-Part Series This week, we conclude our two-part series about pandemic pre-planning. To read part one, click here. We started the series because we have recently fielded numerous calls from people who are concerned about repercussions of COVID-19 relative to their end-of-life planning. One way to make sure you take care of your family […]

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Pandemic Pre-Planning

Posted on May 13th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Death, Fear of Death, Pre-Planning, Uncategorized
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(Part 1 of a 2-Part Series) We have recently fielded lots of calls from people who are concerned about repercussions of COVID-19 relative to their end-of-life planning. With death featured so prominently in the news, we can’t escape thoughts about what would occur if it happens to us. And after working in the funeral industry […]

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Good Habits to Adopt During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted on May 5th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Death, Fear of Death, Glendora, Uncategorized
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Since COVID-19 will likely be around for some time, we need to develop healthy habits to keep safe. At Foothill Funeral & Cremation, we’ve developed Coronavirus-specific protocols to keep our employees and clients as healthy as possible. Click here to read our blog post about our COVID-19 Mortuary Practice. As a public service, we have […]

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Brain Death

Posted on April 18th, 2020
Posted by Manny Godoy under Brain Death, Death, End-Of-Life, Uncategorized
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Although people often joke about someone being “braindead,” the reality is no laughing matter. Brain Death is described as the total and irreversible loss of all brain function and the circumstance under which the donation of vital organs most commonly takes place. Another, more detailed definition is: “There is only one kind of death — […]

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