Decoding the Steps to Writing an Obituary

Posted on August 28th, 2022
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After a loss of a loved one, one of the first things people expect is to read an obituary. However, in the midst of grief, it can be overwhelming to try to sum up a person’s life in the span of a page. To simplify the process, here are some tips to writing an obituary. […]

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Healing Rituals – Looking Beyond the Funeral

Posted on August 12th, 2022
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A funeral or memorial service is the main ritual we think of when seeking comfort after loss. But there are many other – often simple – rituals that can help us on the road to healing. Create space Set aside a small space in your home to create a tribute to the person. You may […]

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About Our Crematory

Posted on June 14th, 2022
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At the time of a loved one’s passing, families are faced with lots of important decisions. The first and main decision – How should we care for the person’s body? At Goes Funeral Care, about 85% of the time, the answer is “cremation.” That is a great first step, but what many people don’t know […]

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Five Things to do After Someone Dies

Posted on June 1st, 2022
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The time has come. Someone has died. What now? First and foremost, wherever you are – getting the news on the other side of the phone, holding the person’s hand in the hospital, sitting vigil at home – take a deep breath. Then another. Now, take things one at a time… 1. Contact a medical […]

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Six Things to Know When Someone Dies

Posted on May 18th, 2022
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When a person dies, the last thing loved ones want to do is make decisions. Whether planning ahead or making decisions at the time of a loss, at Goes Funeral Care we try to keep the process as simple as possible. Here are the important decisions we will help you consider: 1. Burial, Cremation, Body […]

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