Tips for Choosing a Headstone

30 April 2018
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Choosing a headstone, whether for someone who has already passed away or because you're pre-planning your own funeral, can be a challenge as headstones come in a variety of materials and styles. To ensure you understand those details and opt for the right headstone for you or someone else, note a few tips that will help when choosing this piece. Know what it will say Many headstones will include more than just someone's name and dates of their birth and death; a headstone might also include a poem, bible verse or favourite saying of the deceased. Read More 

Celebrating a Special Bond: Should You Bring the Deceased’s Dog to Their Funeral Service?

3 January 2018
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When someone passes away, all of those who knew them and cared about them will want to pay their respects by attending the funeral service. If the deceased had a beloved dog, you might want to consider whether the dog should be present too. While it can be a respectful and moving idea, there are a few things that need to be thought about. The First Step Talk to a funeral director to find out whether it's in fact possible to bring the deceased's dog. Read More