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Receiving Your Loved One's Ashes after Cremation

Receiving Your Loved One’s Ashes after Cremation

May 26, 2021

If you’ve dealt with the cremation arrangements and services for a loved one who died, it can be a relief to have all the details behind you. Until you get the call from the funeral home that the ashes are ready to be picked up. It can bring all the grief back up. Let’s talk […]

Top 10 Reasons to Choose a Cremation Service

Top 10 Reasons to Choose a Cremation Service

April 09, 2021

There are many reasons people may choose cremation for themselves or their loved ones. According to Forbes, up to 85% of funeral arrangements may involve cremation versus traditional burials in the next two decades. If you need information about cremation services in Ottawa, reach out to local funeral homes to guide you through the process. […]

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It’s Hard to Find the Right Words – What to Say, What Not to Say to Bereaved Families

March 02, 2021

If you’ve taken the lead on planning a funeral for a friend or family member, you have to wade through your own grief while comforting others for their loss. If you need help planning the funeral in an appropriate, cost-conscious way, partner with funeral homes in Ottawa that respect your feelings. Additionally, online funeral arrangements allow you […]

Funeral Service for My Spouse

I Can’t Afford a Traditional Funeral Service for My Spouse – What Are My Options?

December 24, 2020

Traditional funeral services can be expensive. You may feel as if you have no choice but to be extravagant in planning a funeral for your loved one. A budget-friendly funeral isn’t a disrespectful option, but you should take your time planning. Here are some things you can do to keep the costs more affordable. Make […]

Suggestions to Help Cope with the Grief

Losing an Elderly Parent During the Holidays – Suggestions to Help Cope with the Grief

December 14, 2020

Grieving the loss of a parent is always difficult, but the holidays can exacerbate the feelings. The challenge of celebrating family traditions while allowing for the sadness of death can make you feel as if you’re on a roller coaster of emotions. Don’t bury your grief through the holidays. Whether the burial services were last […]

Online Funeral Arrangements

Making Online Funeral Arrangements – Does it Seem Impersonal?

November 24, 2020

Planning a funeral is a difficult task, whether you’re making arrangements after a loved one dies or pre-planning the service with a loved one who is terminally ill. Visiting a funeral home during this time can be overwhelming and time consuming. Online funeral planning is a way to make those arrangements in the comfort of […]