Guide to Choosing Flowers for a Funeral Service

27 November 2017
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Flowers are a staple during a funeral as they add a personal touch to the service. Additionally, they can also be a heartfelt way to commemorate the deceased's life by choosing their favourite blooms. However, if you would like your flower selection to have symbolic meaning, you may need some guidance as to what to pick for the funeral service. Below is a simple guide that should help you narrow down your options when choosing flowers for a funeral service: Read More 

5 Burial Alternatives You Should Ask Your Funeral Director About

4 March 2016
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Ancient manuscripts teem with burial customs that we consider strange today, but space constraints and the need for eco-friendly burial options has pushed people to find new ways to honour their dead. The result is an interesting list of burial options you might want to consider in place of the normal burial customs for your loved one. Ask your funeral director about any of these options if you're looking for something different for your own or a loved one's burial arrangements: Read More 

What to Consider When Writing Your Loved One’s Epitaph

29 February 2016
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When you choose your loved one's cemetery monument, deciding on the material and design is only half the battle. One of the most important aspects of a memorial headstone is the writing you put on it -- the epitaph. An epitaph is a short piece of text inscribed on a monument, written about the person who has passed away. Even if you have a way with words, writing your loved one's epitaph can be a difficult task. Read More 

3 Reasons Your Loved One’s Funeral Needs a Photographer

23 February 2016
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Did you know that it was common to photograph loved ones who had passed during the Victorian era? While this practice fell out of favour over the years, it is now becoming increasingly common to hire a photographer for your loved one's funeral. The idea may seem unusual to you, but a professional funeral photographer can actually be beneficial during the burial and beyond. Here are 3 reasons you might want a photographer for your friend or family member's funeral. Read More 

4 Reasons Why You Should Start Planning For Your Funeral Today

22 February 2016
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For the most part, funerals are unexpected. They are something that springs up on you due to the untimely and unfortunate passing of a loved one. However, this does not have to be the case. In fact, thanks to pre-planned funeral arrangements, you too can start to plan your funeral way ahead of time. Of course, the concept might sound a little weird to you. But here are 4 reasons why you should seriously consider it. Read More