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Changing the Way We Grieve: The Boomer Generation

September 2, 2013 | Author: | Posted in Death

4,900 parents of baby boomers die every day in this country. Burying one’s parents has always been a painful midlife passage. I’ve seen my friends over the past five years go through the death of their last parent and just more recently a family friend’s husband, at the age of eighty, died after months of …

Channeling a Suicide

June 28, 2013 | Author: | Posted in Death

I was contacted by a friend, Julia, who was emotionally shook up from the suicide of a young friend of her daughters’ named Marcus. Marcus was 25 years old and his girlfriend had just broken up with him. Despondent over his life he shot himself in the head and died immediately. Julia wanted to know …

People Memorialize Their Loss With Cremation Jewelry

April 28, 2013 | Author: | Posted in Death

Cremation jewelry is one way you can always memorialize a deceased loved one. This jewelry is basically jewelry that contains some of the cremated ashes of a loved one. It has been gaining popularity. The jewelry comes in a variety of shapes and sizes. When you lose a loved one, you may be overwhelmed with …

Cremation Urns Become More Popular Recently

April 28, 2013 | Author: | Posted in Death

After cremations are complete, the cremator will turn off the burners, carefully gather all the cremains and then place them into cremation urns. They are any receptacles that are specifically designed to permanently encase cremated remains. These days, the cremation urns can be made from an assortment of different materials, such as terra-cotta, stone, rock, …

How Do the Divine Soul and Oxygen Provide Life to the Body? What Are Positive and Negative Soul Energies and How Do They Affect Our Survival?

December 10, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

You may wonder what your purpose is in life, but have you given any thought to how you can be alive in your physical body? Can you be open enough to accept the premise that your Divine soul along with oxygen providing energy to your body cells is responsible for life? Have you ever heard …

Neither Religious Affiliation Nor a Huge Budget is Important For Making Successful Funeral Arrangements

December 3, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

People usually require information on funeral arrangements under three basic situations: • Somebody has already passed away: Under such circumstances one has to take instant decisions; Quite understandably, the arrangements may lack the fineness that one expects under such conditions. • Somebody is terminally ill and is about to die: It surely sounds little insensitive; …

Using Modern Technology With Funeral Services

December 3, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

It’s human nature to wish for the memorialization of someone who has passed away in recent times. We would like people to remember who they were by permitting associates and relatives to come together and share feelings, insights and memories. Online this has became a popular commerce since it can be shared throughout the globe …

Using Sympathy Videos to Share, Cry and Laugh

November 28, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

An online memorial is a website that a member of a family can set up to celebrate the life of a person who has passed away. It is a great way that friends and family can pay tribute to their loved one and give some comfort to the people that are surviving. Since many people …

Top 10 Memorial Ideas For Remembering a Loved One

November 25, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

Creating a memorial for a loved one helps many people deal with grief in an active manner. Here are 10 ideas for an uplifting tribute to the precious life of the one lost. 1. Plant a tree A long living, shade tree will ensure that your memorial will provide joy for many years. A dedication …

Mobile Barcodes Can Help You Honor Departed Loved Ones

November 25, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

Wouldn’t it be a comfort to visit the final resting place of a deceased loved one and have a tool available there that allowed you to use your smart phone to instantly access an online memorial in honor of your loved one, so that you can leave a short message or virtual flower? Imagine being …

7 Steps to Looking Into Funeral Homes

November 13, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

The grief associated with losing a loved one can be compounded if one is also called upon to look for funeral homes. Thankfully this task is not an everyday occurrence for most people, but it is an important part of the grieving and acceptance process. Knowing some information before making the choice can help lessen …

Stones To Choose For Memorial Monuments

November 10, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

Memorials Monuments Designing a memorial monument for a special someone who passed away can involve countless design and symbols. Naturally, you would want the deceased to be remembered forever even in a simple way like a long lasting symbol in the grave. Some people choose angel design to symbolize that their loved one is already …

The Necessity For Funeral Planning

September 29, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

No one wants to think about what will happen when they die or how to plan for that event. It seems that in this day and age of soaring costs in most service related industries, it would be prudent for some sort of funeral planning to be done. Reasons can range from financial responsibility to …

Families Seek Counsel From Funeral Homes Service

September 28, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

When families lose a loved one, they often have difficulty being objective during the planning of final arrangements. Their grief may cloud their judgment and make it a challenge for them to consider the necessities involves with funerals. They might be prone to make rash decisions, only to regret them at a later date. To …

We Are No Longer Twenty Years Old and Invincible

September 26, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

When we are young, few of us know everything about the ways our life styles will affect us when we are older. We hear it all the time with people talking about how they are burning the candle at both ends and most of us would probably have to admit that we ourselves have done …

Choosing Cemetery Monuments For Your Loved One

September 22, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

When we lose a loved one, the grief is often ongoing. Whatever their final wishes, their remains will have a final resting place. Putting up a marker in the cemetery or on the wall of remembrance is a way of dealing with the pain of their loss. Cemetery monuments are personal and made to order …

Tips to Help You Recognize Another’s Grief

September 15, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

Death is a part of life, but one whose inherent difficulties are faced by those who remain. This is especially true for those who were close to the departed, such as a spouse or child. It’s a fact of life that all of us have to face at one time or another. Everyone, of course, …

Canadian Funeral Homes Have Monuments For All

August 15, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

Toronto is a busy city which, like other cities, must provide facilities for the people who die every day. Toronto funeral homes undertake all the necessary actions that must be undertaken when a person dies so that he or she can be disposed of in a way that is decent and dignified. Monuments symbolize the …

Buying Appropriate Graveside Monuments in Toronto

August 15, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

When the time comes that you must choose a memorial, you simply must have expert guidance. Toronto funeral homes stand ready to serve you and your loved ones during this difficult time. Suitable monuments come in many different styles and price ranges. You will want to discuss options carefully during your funeral planning session. Many …

Selecting the Right Funeral Homes For Final Goodbyes

August 9, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

Families who have lost loved ones many times are overwhelmed with grief. This sadness may prevent them from knowing how to proceed with plans for the lost person’s final arrangements. However, selecting the right funeral homes might prove to be valuable in helping the family find closure while giving that deceased individual dignity in his …

Caring Burial Services From Toronto Funeral Homes

July 21, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Death

Eventually, everyone has the difficult task of making burial arrangements for a deceased loved one. It is comforting to know that Toronto funeral homes offer specialists who are compassionate as well as knowledgeable. It is ironic that such an important tradition inevitably occurs during a time of extreme sorrow and stress. Making decisions is the …