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Calculating the Actual Cost of a Funeral

Calculating the Actual Cost of a Funeral

Lenette 11/13/2018 0
When you are making arrangements, the funeral provider must give you an itemized statement of the total cost of the funeral goods and services you have selected. If the funeral provider is unsure of t...
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To View or Not to View

To View or Not to View

Lenette 11/13/2018 0
I Never have been a fan of embalming, but then I realized I’d never seen embalming done well.Recently, a friend of the family passed after a long illness.At 93, in ill health, she was ready to go, she...
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Funeral Planning Checklist

Funeral Planning Checklist

Lenette 11/13/2018 0
Planning a funeral service or celebration of life ceremony can be a very difficult task, especially considering the circumstances. When something as tragic as a family member or friend passes away, th...
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Funeral Speak Glossary- Common Terms

Funeral Speak Glossary- Common Terms

Lenette 11/13/2018 0
Some of the terminology you may hear at the funeral home or crematoryCremation: the process in which a body is reduced to its basic elements in a short period of time using intense heat and evaporatio...
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SPIRIT OF GIVING: Organ Donation

SPIRIT OF GIVING: Organ Donation

Lenette 11/13/2018 0
A special thanks to Kay Christian for sharing her story. This article was lifted from part of the presentation she uses during her educational lectures on the value of organ donation.My name: Kay Chri...
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Cremation Jewelry - Care and Cleaning of Gold Pendants

Cremation Jewelry - Care and Cleaning of Gold Pendants

Lenette 11/13/2018 0
Our gold cremation jewelry is what's known in the industry as vermeil, (pronounced ver-may). Vermeil is a plating process that applies a layer of 14K gold over sterling silver. Over time and depending...
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How To Fill Cremation Urn Jewelry

How To Fill Cremation Urn Jewelry

Lenette 09/11/2017 0
Remove cap from jewelry.Place funnel in neck of pendant.Using a small spoon, fill the urn pendant no more than 90% full with fine cremated remains.After filling, remove funnel and clear cremated remai...
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Why Do People Buy Cremation Jewelry?

Why Do People Buy Cremation Jewelry?

Lenette 11/13/2018 0
Written by Kim Stacey, MA, CFD, CGC When a close family member or friend dies, it tears a ragged hole in the fabric of our lives. The experience of grieving their passing is a process where we work to...
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Shopping for a Cremation Urn Online

Shopping for a Cremation Urn Online

Lenette 11/13/2018 0
Where to Buy Cremation Urns Most consumers would rather not have to buy a cremation urn...ever. However, if your family has chosen cremation and plans to store the ashes in an urn, a decision has to b...
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Care and Cleaning of Bronze Sculpture Urns

Care and Cleaning of Bronze Sculpture Urns

Lenette 11/13/2018 0
The Beauty of Bronze Sculpture Urns The beauty of your bronze sculpture urn can be preserved with easy and basic maintenance. Quality bronze art will last for centuries and will be enjoyed for a lifet...
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