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 Science of Mortuary Science

Posted on September 13th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Body Reconstruction, Burial, Death, Funerals, Uncategorized
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Mortuary science is the study of deceased bodies through work typically done at a mortuary. The term most often applies to a college curriculum in the United States which prepares students for careers as morticians or funeral directors. Many who take the coursework also study the related field of embalming. Some states require funeral directors apply as […]

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Hospice: What to Expect

Posted on July 12th, 2019
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Death, End-Of-Life, Funerals, Uncategorized
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In our line of work as funeral directors, we regularly encounter death. Such is not the case for most members of the general public. In fact, many Americans treat the subject with kid gloves, fearful they could bring on their own demise with the mere mention of the word. But if talking about death and […]

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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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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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