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How to Deal With Holidays After the Loss of a Loved One

The loss of a loved one and grief can affect different people in different ways. There's no timeline or strict pattern when it comes to grieving so you can't expect to recover from it within a year...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Online Grief Support Resources

It’s never easy to deal with grief, especially when the grief is associated with the death of a close loved one. Different people react differently to grief so some are able to overcome it quickly ...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Monday, November 27, 2017

Is it Important to Have a Public Viewing Before a Funeral?

Funeral planning can be a complicated process and family members are often forced to make difficult decisions that other people might not agree with. This is never an easy task and most family memb...
By Myles O'Riordan
In Our Blogs
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Preplanning – The Time is Now

No one can plan for the time that they die. It is often the family left behind that has to make those hard decisions about what you would have wanted for your funeral. However, with preplanning, yo...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Unique Ways to Memorialize a Loved One

Today, families and friends want to use new and unique ways to memorialize their deceased loved ones. They want something personal, heartfelt, and something that can help with the grieving process....
By Myles O'Riordan
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Different Methods for Funding a Funeral Service

If raising the funds for a funeral service is getting in the way of planning the actual service, there are a number of options available to you, especially in the modern age. Crowdfunding ...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Cremation – The Advantages and Disadvant

Families and individuals often struggle to make the choice between cremation and burial and end up settling for the latter because it’s a more traditional concept. An increasing number of people ha...
By Myles O'Riordan
In Our Blogs
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Previous Posts

3 Tips to Help a Friend through the Grieving Process

No one wants to sit back and watch their friend or loved one go through the grieving process alone. They want to offer as much support and comfort as they can in order to help their friend recover ...

Memorable Ways to Honour Your Loved One

It’s not easy to let a loved one go after they have passed away. Grieving families often want to keep a piece of their loved one alive. There are many ways in which you can honour and memorialize a...

How Can I Explain the Concept of Death to my Children?

Parents try to avoid explaining the concept of death to children for as long as possible, but eventually they need to cross that bridge and ensure that children have a healthy understanding of what...

Memorial Service Ideas for Families Who Choose Cremation

Cremation doesn’t limit the options available to you when it comes to planning and overseeing your funeral service. Many people still maintain traditional services, simply tweaked to acco...

Recommended Reading Selections For Funeral Services

There are a lot of choices to be made when deciding what reading selections to use during a funeral service. Many of us spend a lot of time trying to find the perfect things to say, but we’ve decid...

The Advantages of Working With a Family-Owned Funeral Home

Choosing the right funeral home for your needs can be a big decision. With so many choices out there we aim to keep you on the right track and let you in on why a family-owned funeral home will alw...

Coping With Grief When You Have A Chronic Illness

When diagnosed with a chronic illness, there are a lot of things you have to give up. In some cases, you may even feel like a different person, compounding this sense of grief and making it even mo...