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How Do I Make a Proper Funeral Notice?

What is a funeral notice? How do I compose one? When should they be sent? If you are in charge of your loved one’s funeral notices, you are likely filled with questions just like these. Continue reading to learn the … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Sending Funeral Notices

Notifying friends and family of a loved one’s passing is not an easy part of the funeral planning process, and often times, can be quite emotional for those involved. But writing a considerate funeral notice is not only the proper … Continue reading

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Who Notifies Social Security in the Event of a Loved One’s Death?

After the death of a loved one, whether sudden or expected, families have hundreds of questions. These questions generally range from funeral planning and ceremonies, to burials, obituaries, and more. But one of the most common questions funeral directors get … Continue reading

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How to Obtain a Death Certificate

A death certificate is an official notarized document certifying a person as deceased. These records generally contain exemplary information regarding the deceased and their bereaved. This includes the deceased’s full name and last known address, birthplace, date of birth, date … Continue reading

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How Do Mortuaries and Funeral Homes Differ?

Crematoriums, mortuaries, funeral homes, morgues, and more are examples of common jargon within the funeral business. But with so many terms in the death care industry, it can be confusing deciphering the differences among them all. One common question that … Continue reading

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Tips for Discussing Wills and Dying Wishes with Loved Ones

If you are dying, or your death may be near, it is important to discuss your will and final wishes with your loved ones. This is not always an easy conversation to have because of the love families share among … Continue reading

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Avoid This New Internet Funeral Scam

A funeral is a serious topic. It is a serious life milestone. It is a topic that deserves care and respect. So when a scam turns up, haunting thousands of Americans online, it can be troublesome to understand how anyone … Continue reading

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Beautiful Quotes to Memorialize and Remember Our Past Loved Ones this Holiday Season

Passages and Quotes to Remember Our Loved Ones by this Holiday “Perhaps the stars in the sky are loved ones letting us know they are near, by guiding us through the night.” – author unknown “Friends come into our lives … Continue reading

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Factors to Consider in Regards to Funeral Embalming

Mummies, myths, and theatrics have unintentionally give embalming a bad reputation. Modern day funeral embalming is nothing like these legends and tall-tales. In fact, modernized funeral embalming is very safe, professional, and respectful of the deceased. It is not mean … Continue reading

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How to Write a Proper Funeral Notice

Funeral notices are used to inform friends and family of a loved one’s recent passing. They are important parts to the funeral planning process, usually handled by the funeral director or a person close to the deceased. It is suggested … Continue reading

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