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How To Plan A Meaningful Memorial Service

Memorial services are a great way to honor a deceased loved one and help family members gain some solace. People can celebrate the life and contributions of the deceased by sharing beautiful memori...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Dealing With Sudden Death

It’s never easy to deal with the death of a loved one, even if the person had been ailing or was very old. Sudden death can be even more challenging to manage and the pain can be almost unbearable....
By Myles O'Riordan
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Thursday, November 12, 2020

What is a Green Burial?

Funeral ceremonies have undergone quite an evolution over the years. Traditional burials are the most common among people. These are followed by the newer, lesser-known cremations and green burials...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Creative Ideas for Funeral Services

Funeral services are a great way to reminisce your loved one with all the close family and friends. It is an event to celebrate the life of the person while grieving their loss. We, at Wagg Funeral...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Thursday, October 15, 2020

Social Media Meets Funeral Service- The Pros and Cons

Social media is intrinsically woven into the lives of most people in the modern-day. It isn't uncommon for families to use these platforms even when there is a death in their family, and they make...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Funeral Etiquette 101

A funeral is essentially a solemn affair, as there are many grieving individuals there. So if you are attending one, this is something you need to keep in view, and the etiquette that you follow sh...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Monday, September 14, 2020

Is Live Streaming the Future of Funeral Services?

Communications technology has advanced considerably over the years. It has infiltrated almost every field, allowing people to work from home, attend online classes, communicate with friends across ...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Monday, August 24, 2020

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Funeral Terminology

Funeral terminology can be very confusing if you’re not a part of the industry. Many families struggle to understand them, which can hamper the planning process. At Wagg Funeral Home, we are always...

Cremation Facts - Everything You Need to Know

Cremation is an ancient way of disposing of a body and it is still prevalent in different cultures, particularly in Asia. The rite has become popular in the West in recent years as well. At Wagg Fu...

Building The Perfect Video Memorial For Your Loved One

A video memorial is a good way to highlight the deceased individual's life, personality, achievements, and contribution to society. It can be a beautiful tribute that showcases your love and feelin...

Steps to Take to Pre-Plan Your Funeral Service

Funeral pre-planning has become popular in recent years. People like to idea of maintaining some control over how their funeral and burial is handled. At Wagg Funeral Home, we offer pre-planning se...

How to Help Someone Who Has Lost their Pet?

Pets can be trusted companions and an important part of someone’s support system. Many disabled individuals use service dogs while people dealing with anxiety, depression, or panic disorders rely o...

Financial Benefits of Pre-Planning Your Funeral

Funeral pre-planning has become very popular in recent years because it offers several great advantages. It is the process of recording your funeral requirements and preferences with a funeral home...

What to Expect After the Funeral Service

People often become engrossed in funeral planning, arrangements, and service immediately after a loved one dies. They have tasks like contacting family members, hiring a local funeral home, discuss...