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Eulogy Speech - The Way to Commemorate the Life of the Person Who Just Died

Eulogy Speech - The Way to Commemorate the Life of the Person Who Just Died

The death of a loved one is an emotionally-daunting experience. Nobody wants to lose a person who is dear to his heart. However, death is always a part of life and is inevitable for the most part. So the last thing you can do for the person who passed away is honor the life he or she has lived and t......[Read More]
Floral Arrangement For a Funeral

Floral Arrangement For a Funeral

In giving flowers during a funeral, the most important thing to remember is that they should express sympathy and friendship. Choosing the appropriate funeral flower gift may be difficult followed by the death of a loved one or a friend.......[Read More]
Tips for Dealing With End of Life Issues

Tips for Dealing With End of Life Issues

The topic is often considered taboo. Speaking of death and dying among family members isn't easy, but it is important.......[Read More]
How To Do A Death Record Search Online

How To Do A Death Record Search Online

It is not that difficult to obtain death records online if you are looking to complete your family tree. One of the biggest advantages is that many of these sites are free when searching for information and you can also get almost immediate access to these records. A family tree needs information su......[Read More]
Funeral Memorial Programs

Funeral Memorial Programs

When a loved one passes away, you will want to highlight their life in a variety of ways besides the memorial service.One way is to write an obituary and publish it in the local newspaper. This gives an opportunity for those in the community who knew the deceased notification of their death and when......[Read More]
Burial at Sea - A Peaceful Way to Say Goodbye

Burial at Sea - A Peaceful Way to Say Goodbye

Burial at sea - Ash Scattering - is an increasingly popular option for families when saying goodbye to loved ones.Not only is it an environmental friendly alternative to traditional burial and rich in nautical tradition, it is also a much less expensive alternative to traditional burial.......[Read More]
Preparing for Death While at Hospice

Preparing for Death While at Hospice

As most people who are at hospice are terminally ill there are many who will pass away while they are under this care and it is the duty of the care givers to ensure that the person goes through this period in a calm way. This is especially true if they are aware of what is happening. The body start......[Read More]
Funeral Readings Soothe The Spirit

Funeral Readings Soothe The Spirit

Often inside a funeral or memorial service, funeral readings might consists of bible verses, poetry, or possibly created work with the deceased. Poetry and also other short readings can start to play quite a meaningful role while in the funeral service. They are an incredible way to express a number......[Read More]
Let's Talk About Death

Let's Talk About Death

The Telegraph ran an article recently based on research carried out by a regional law firm. This research revealed that around two million people in Britain are worried that they will have to sell their home in order to pay care home fees later in life.......[Read More]
Format For Civil Funerals

Format For Civil Funerals

The Institute of Civil Funerals defines such funerals as "A funeral which is driven by the wishes, beliefs and values of the deceased and their family, not by the beliefs or ideology of the person conducting the funeral." Format for Civil Ceremony Although favourite hymns and religious rea......[Read More]
How to Plan a Life Celebration

How to Plan a Life Celebration

A funeral doesn't have to be family and friends sitting in front of a dead body saying the rosary. Today many people are shying away from traditional memorial services and choosing instead to create a memorable, personalized life celebration. Find answers to your questions about planning a life......[Read More]
Funeral Register Books Make the Mark in Personalization

Funeral Register Books Make the Mark in Personalization

Funeral register books are no longer strictly record keeping books. With personalization through themes, photos and remove for favorite quotes or sayings, these once solemn and dull staple funeral stationery products help loved ones celebrate the individuality of the deceased.......[Read More]
Some Traditional Memorial Presents

Some Traditional Memorial Presents

Loved ones of those who passed away still feel the pain and sadness that accompanies that passing. Realizing that they will no longer be a part of our physical life brings forth hurt feelings that only time can help soothe.......[Read More]
Eulogy Speeches Quick Guide - What You Need to Know As a Speaker

Eulogy Speeches Quick Guide - What You Need to Know As a Speaker

These are speeches that are usually done in the wake or funeral in memory and tribute of the passing of a loved one. Speeches like these are short yet should leave a great impact to bereaved family members, relatives, and friends and to all those present and in one with the immediate family's t......[Read More]
How To Read A General Price List For A Funeral

How To Read A General Price List For A Funeral

Every funeral home or mortuary has a General Price List for their services.This document can be confusing and misleading.I've listed tips and hints to help the typical consumer understand why the goods and services are listed in the price list.......[Read More]
Everything You Need to Know About Funeral Etiquette

Everything You Need to Know About Funeral Etiquette

You may think that wearing a dark suit or a somber black dress to a funeral is the only required custom that won't make you stand out from the crowd - or insult the other mourners. Wrong. There's a lot more to funeral etiquette than just wearing the right clothes. Knowing what to do - and ......[Read More]
Bereavement Poems

Bereavement Poems

It is customary when someone dies to send flowers and a card. A lot of times the sympathy cards will contain bereavement poems in them. But if you have chosen a card that does not have this and you would like to write something personal in the card, then you may consider copying a poem of bereavemen......[Read More]
Poems For Funerals Need Not Be Sad

Poems For Funerals Need Not Be Sad

When the time comes to think about selecting poems for funerals, it can often feel like a mammoth task as the pressure to choose the right piece of poetry increases. The best poems for funerals can make a huge difference to a funeral service. The comforting words can help the healing process both fo......[Read More]
10 Things I'd Like the Mother of a Stillborn or Miscarried Child to Know

10 Things I'd Like the Mother of a Stillborn or Miscarried Child to Know

Losing a child in stillbirth or miscarriage is a very difficult thing. Here are ten things that I found comfort in after going through the experience of stillbirth first hand.......[Read More]
How Children Grieve

How Children Grieve

When children experience a loss their grief can be displayed in a variety of ways.It will depend on the age of the child and the kind of loss they are experiencing.You will find that a younger child's grief will be expressed in a very different way than that of a teen or an adult.It is importan......[Read More]