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How Much Is The Canada Pension Plan Lump Sum Death Benefit?

At Wagg Funeral Home, we've seen that several clients have queries regarding the CPP and its lump-sum payment. The following is some useful information. What Does the CPP Encompass? The CPP (Cana...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Comfort Foods For The Grieving

If you're going through a difficult time, it's imperative to watch your health. However, there's a tendency for people to overlook the importance of eating healthily. In the face of adversity, it's...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Monday, May 30, 2022

Can I Scatter Cremated Remains In A Public Place

After the cremation of a loved one, many Canadians follow the practice of scattering the ashes which you can disperse in several locations. To avoid violating local laws and regulations, however, t...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Are All Caskets The Same Size?

Several customers at Wagg Funeral Home inquire about the size of the caskets and wonder whether they are all the same size. That is not the case. A standard-sized one will usually serve if you need...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Wednesday, April 27, 2022

5 Advantages Of Urn Vaults

If a loved one has passed away and you are considering cremation, you will be given the person's ashes following the process. The cremains would need to be stored in a container—most often urns are...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Monday, April 18, 2022

Does A Funeral Service Have To Be Held In A Funeral Home Or Church?

There are two different events following a person's death: viewings and funerals. The body is presented before burial, and people can pay their respects to the deceased. Attendees can meet the dece...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Thursday, March 31, 2022

Cremation vs. Burial Costs

While cremation has been around for centuries, not many people in North America opt for it. However, with many people preferring fewer complexes and demanding funeral arrangements, there seems to b...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Wednesday, March 23, 2022

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Care Essentials While Grieving The Loss of a Loved One

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Can I Rent A Casket For A Ceremony Or Gathering Before Cremation?

As funeral prices continue to grow, some families may explore alternatives to save money. The expense of the coffin or casket is one of the most costly aspects of traditional funerals. Even if the ...

Ambiguous Grief and How to Deal With It

Human beings are capable of experiencing sadness in a variety of ways and for a variety of reasons. The most understandable form of grief is that produced by the loss of a loved one. Death is the e...

4 Unique Ways to Memorialize a Loved One

Saying goodbye for the final time may be difficult, and most families want to see loved ones go in style. There are several unique and creative methods to commemorate a loved one in a dignified man...

Breaking Down The Cost Of A Funeral Service

Funerals may be expensive, particularly if you want specific services. Many people are not sure of what expenses are involved while planning one. At Wagg Funeral Home, we've seen that con...

Coping With Grief Over The Holidays

Grief is an arduous process that becomes even more difficult over the holiday season. Some individuals are troubled or overtaken by the joyful attitude, struggling to contain their anguish without ...

Documentation To Have In Place Before Death

It may be challenging to come to terms with the very idea that you’ll ultimately pass away someday, however, death is inevitable. This fact makes it essential to have some important documents in pl...