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How Can I Make a Funeral Service in Ottawa More Personal?

How Can I Make a Funeral Service in Ottawa More Personal?

December 13, 2021

Many people spend months, even years thinking about their wedding service, while a funeral is often planned in just a few days. Making sure the funeral honours the deceased is important, but many things can get overlooked in the haste. Think about these questions that the funeral director might ask you when planning a funeral. It’s important to tell the story of […]

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What kind of a reception should I have for a funeral service in Ottawa?

November 15, 2021

Funeral receptions have been part of funerals for centuries. Offering a meal following a funeral service is one way to continue the celebration of the life of the deceased. Although funeral receptions are common, there is no rule that says you must host one.  Here are some tips from your funeral home in Ottawa to make it […]

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What Do I Need to Decide on When Planning a Funeral Service in Ottawa?

October 19, 2021

Funeral services can be personalized to fit the wishes of the deceased or needs of the family. It can help to think about these questions that the funeral director might ask you to work out the details of the service. There’s no right or wrong when planning a funeral. Honour your loved one’s memory the […]

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What Budget Do I Need for a Funeral in Ottawa?

September 14, 2021

Funeral costs are often a big concern for families. Even an affordable burial and cremation in Ottawa can cost over $1,000, which can be a big outlay for many families. Fortunately, there are ways to manage the expenses of a funeral while respecting your loved one. Talk about what kind of farewell you want to […]

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Who Should Be the Main Contact with the Funeral Home in Ottawa?

August 31, 2021

Making funeral arrangements is a way to honor a loved one. Whether you use an online funeral arrangement service in Ottawa or go directly to the funeral home, it’s one of the final acts you perform for the deceased. It’s not only an act of love, but a legal responsibility. Not everyone who wants to […]

Questions Your Funeral Home May Ask when Planning a Funeral in Ottawa

Top 10 Questions Your Funeral Home May Ask when Planning a Funeral in Ottawa

August 11, 2021

Who will be the main contact with the funeral home? Who can answer questions, make decisions and approve plans for the funeral service? Although the entire family may want to be included in making plans for the deceased, only certain people have the legal authority to make decisions. If an executor is named in a […]