Guidance


Signs of Approaching Death
Loss of appetite and decrease in thirst are common. The body is beginning to shut down and does not need nourishment.
Family Emergency
Nothing adequately prepares us for the initial shock of losing a loved one.
What to Expect Before, During and After the Funeral
Are you uncomfortable about making funeral arrangements? There's nothing to be concerned about, and we hope these informative articles can put your mind at ease.
Funeral Etiquette
If you're attending a funeral service and wonder what you should wear, say or do; and really want to learn more about the basics of funeral etiquette, this information will help.
Legal & Estate Guidance
The passing of a family member brings more than sorrow; it also brings many legal issues to the foreground. The information provided here can guide you in dealing with legalities.
Writing a Eulogy and Obituary
Are you preparing a loved one's eulogy or obituary? We know many people are uncomfortable with the tasks involved; that's why we've shared these valuable guidelines.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have questions? We’ve listed the most common ones we’ve heard here, and provided honest answers to each. If yours isn’t listed here, we invite you to call us.

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.