It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.
Offer a gift of comfort and beauty to a family suffering from loss.
A gift to your family, sparing them hard decisions at an emotional time.
Preparing for the Funeral Service
If you are attending an upcoming funeral service, it’s important to make sure you are prepared for it. This is especially true if you have an active role during the service such as delivering the eulogy or a reading. Rest assured that your funeral director will do their best to make sure you are prepared for the service and can say a meaningful goodbye to your loved one.
Whether you are an immediate family member, relative, or friend, you must get yourself physically, mentally and emotionally prepared for the service. Depending on your relationship to the deceased, the level of preparation will be different for each individual. In this section of our website you will learn what goes into preparing yourself for a funeral. This includes dressing for the occasion, being too able deal with all the emotions friends and family will be going through, how to reach out to your support network and more.
To help you have a better understanding of funeral preparations and what you can expect, we have compiled several useful resources. The sections below each provide detailed information on different aspects of funeral preparations including service planning and funeral etiquette. It is quite common to have questions about the service and how to best prepare for it. In our frequently asked questions section, you will find answers to many of the questions you most likely have.
Should you have any additional questions or would like to learn more about preparing for a funeral service, please do not hesitate to contact us. One of our funeral directors would be happy to speak with you and answer any questions you still have and provide further guidance to ensure you are prepared for the funeral service.
Writing Down a Life: Crafting the Obituary
An obituary serves as notification that an individual has died and provides service details. But it can be for more than that. Our guidelines will help you in writing a well-crafted obituary.
Writing and Delivering a Eulogy
Writing and delivering a eulogy is a way of paying tribute to a loved one’s memory. But it can be a
challenge to write and to deliver. Our tips can help.
Do you have questions? We’ve listed the most common ones we’ve heard here, and provided honest
answers to each. If yours isn’t listed here, we invite you to call us.