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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...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

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...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Thursday, June 11, 2020

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...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

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...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Thursday, May 14, 2020

Top Tips on Staying Safe in Public During the Pandemic

Today, it has become increasingly difficult for us to keep ourselves and our families safe from the COVID-19 threat.  This virus is extremely deadly, and it also lingers in the air for a very ...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Grief Amid The Pandemic: How To Show Love And Support Through Social Distancing

People have been practicing social distancing for several weeks to help flatten the curve and curtail the spread of COVID-19. The forced isolation has given rise to problems like panic, anxiety, un...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

What to Expect During the Funeral

Not all people know how to interact with others and conduct themselves correctly when they attend a funeral service. It is vital to know what to expect when you attend a funeral. The information he...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

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What To Expect Before The Funeral

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Coping with the Loss of a Pet

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Coping With the Death of a Sibling

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Meaningful Gift Ideas For Someone Who Has Recently Lost Someone

If a family member or a close friend is grieving the loss of a loved one, it can mean a lot if you are there to support them. Many people find comfort in the companionship that others provide them ...

5 Ideas For Creating New Holiday Traditions After A Death

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