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How To Write A Condolence Letter

It isn't uncommon for many people to find it challenging to express their sympathy to someone that has lost a family member. If you are unable to attend the funeral and need to write a condolence l...
By Graeme Hogle
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Thursday, April 18, 2019

4 Funeral Etiquette Tips

Funerals are extremely difficult, especially for the family of the departed. Friends and members of the family are in mourning during this period and could feel more hurt at any perceived slight. ...
By Graeme Hogle
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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Choosing an Urn

After the death of a loved one, if you have opted to have the body cremated, you have to collect the remains of the person in either an urn or temporary container. Many people choose to store the a...
By Graeme Hogle
In Our Blog
Friday, February 15, 2019

5 Interesting Facts About Cremation

When it comes to funeral arrangement options, cremations are now being preferred over regular burials. While some people opt for it because the entire process is quicker, others feel that it helps ...
By Graeme Hogle
In Our Blog
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

5 Ideas For Creating New Holiday Traditions After Death

Traditional holidays are always a period of fun, food, and enjoyment for the family and friends but not when you have lost a loved one. Yet it is natural to go through the holiday ritual to maintai...
By Graeme Hogle
In Our Blog
Monday, December 10, 2018

How to Write an Obituary Notice

An obituary is an announcement of the death of a loved one and contains details such as the name, birth and death date, visitation, service, burial and memorial information. Many people find obitua...
By Graeme Hogle
In Our Blog
Friday, November 9, 2018

Can I Have A Cremation and a Visitation?

It isn’t uncommon for people to believe that if they opt for a cremation, they cannot have any other formal funeral service like a visitation. However, this is a misconception. Even if a family mem...
By Graeme Hogle
In Our Blog
Friday, October 12, 2018

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Creative Ideas for Funeral Services

People today are veering towards more creative and unusual ideas when it comes to planning a funeral service for a dearly departed family member. They look for meaningful ways to plan the service s...

Understanding the Cremation Process

Cremation, as an option for the final disposition of a deceased person, has been around for thousands of years, however many people still don't truly know what is involved in the process. In order ...

4 Unique Ways to Memorialize a Loved One

Saying goodbye for the last time is a very emotionally challenging time, and most people put pressure on themselves to try to give their loved ones a proper send off. There are so many un...

Selecting a Final Resting Place after Cremation

After the cremation process is complete, family members receive the ashes of the decedent in an urn. They must then decide what to do with this urn because there are different options available. At...

Cremation Facts - Everything You Need to Know

Cremations have become more common in recent years and are performed regularly. Many consider this process eco-friendly and a more affordable alternative to traditional burials. At Cremation Care C...