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Our Blog - Colonial Funeral Home

Our Blog

Welcome to our blog. In addition to the informational pages we provide on the site, we felt the need to address some of the topics and questions we come across frequently in a more candid and long form setting. If you have topics of interest that you're more interested in hearing about, feel free to contact us and we'll be happy to hear from you.

How Do You Want to be Remembered?
There are two groups that people fall into when choosing how they want to be remembered. Read our Blog to find out which group you fall into.
Giving Back to the Community - Grace Foundation
At Colonial Funeral Home we believe it is a top priority to give back to the community. The Grace Foundation is a local charity that we are proud to be a partner with.
Understanding & Selecting Funeral Products
The selection of a funeral product is an important part of the funeral planning process. It is a very personal decision and is meant to reflect your loved ones tastes. Our blog gives you insight on each of our products and understanding your options.
Things People Forget When Planning a Funeral
When it comes time to plan a funeral for a loved one, or pre-plan your own, you may become overwhelmed and forget key parts in planning a funeral. This blog will help you stay on track, remind you to stick to a budget and give you advice on important documents.
Why is Cremation Becoming More Popular?
Learn about what has led to cremation's popularity and if it makes sense for your end-of-life plans.
Paying Tribute to a Loved One in 2017
Online tributes and video condolences are two of the newest ways we can pay tribute to a loved one that we have lost.
What Do You Write on a Headstone?
Get tips on writing a headstone engraving, look at some different types of epitaph examples, and take a look at some famous epitaphs of celebrities.

365 Days of Healing

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52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.