Obituaries

Krystyna Garza
B: 1991-07-26
D: 2017-10-16
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Garza, Krystyna
Doris Martin
B: 1929-04-14
D: 2017-10-10
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Martin, Doris
Tommie Sears
B: 1941-12-31
D: 2017-10-09
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Sears, Tommie
Margaret Basquette
B: 1934-10-27
D: 2017-10-08
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Basquette, Margaret
Leonora Moreno
B: 1940-01-14
D: 2017-09-26
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Moreno, Leonora
Carell O'Brien
B: 1945-03-23
D: 2017-09-22
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O'Brien, Carell
Ruby Foresyth
B: 1923-06-04
D: 2017-09-21
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Foresyth, Ruby
Robert Fry
B: 1952-05-15
D: 2017-09-20
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Fry, Robert
Richard Hill
B: 1930-03-27
D: 2017-09-16
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Hill, Richard
Mary Ann Ward
B: 1938-03-21
D: 2017-09-11
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Ward, Mary Ann
Jimmy Calderon
B: 1960-01-17
D: 2017-09-09
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Calderon, Jimmy
Wilma Coode
B: 1924-04-17
D: 2017-08-17
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Coode, Wilma
Blaze Lopez
B: 1992-06-11
D: 2017-08-16
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Lopez, Blaze
William Zavatson
B: 1931-12-13
D: 2017-08-07
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Zavatson, William
Mark Terry
B: 1958-10-08
D: 2017-08-06
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Terry, Mark
Kelly Mciver
B: 1985-02-16
D: 2017-08-06
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Mciver, Kelly
Cathy DeLaRosa
B: 1948-10-25
D: 2017-08-04
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DeLaRosa, Cathy
Phillip Hambrick
B: 1944-11-16
D: 2017-08-02
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Hambrick, Phillip
Michael Innes
B: 1945-10-31
D: 2017-07-27
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Innes, Michael
Lenora Chaney
B: 1924-03-01
D: 2017-07-25
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Chaney, Lenora
Mae Johnson
B: 1942-07-03
D: 2017-07-21
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Johnson, Mae

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What is a Memorial Service?

Unlike a traditional funeral, a memorial service is a gathering where a casket is not present (although the urn with the cremated remains may be on display). A memorial service can be held weeks or even months after the death.

A memorial service can be held in a church, the funeral home or a community hall, or somewhere of importance to the deceased and family. There is usually music, selected readings, and a eulogy. Memorial services can be further personalized as a celebration-of-life.

Memorial Service Ideas

Our experience has shown us that many of today's families want more than a traditional funeral. This can be done by bringing more of the personality and lifestyle of the deceased into the arrangements. By displaying photographs or staging the event around a favorite pastime, a memorial service can become more personal and meaningful.

If a personalized memorial service suits the needs of your family, we suggest you consider the following questions:

  • What did your loved one like to do?
  • What was he or she like as an individual?
  • What was their profession and how did that shape their life?
  • Was your loved one spiritual?
  • Was he or she proud of their cultural or ethnic heritage? 

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Using the above five questions as our guide, we will spend the time to help create a fitting memorial service for your loved one. Please call us at 325-677-6246 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.