Things To Do With A Loved One's Wedding Ring Before Cremation

Posted on: 12 August 2017

When you're helping an elderly parent preplan his or her funeral, this family member may express an interest in being cremated. If so, you'll want to meet with a funeral director who can answer any questions that you may have about the cremation process. In many cases, your parent will express a desire to be cremated while wearing his or her wedding ring. Unfortunately, many crematoriums ask that such items are removed from a body before it is cremated, which can leave you in the position of coming up with some options to consider for the ring.
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The Last Rodeo: Funeral Flowers For A True Cowboy Or Cowgirl

Posted on: 27 July 2017

Saying goodbye to a true cowboy or cowgirl is hard; make sure to pay tribute to a floral display that suits their western-flair and distinct personality. Talk with your florist to create something that reflects the person that has passed, in a tasteful way. Some funeral flower ideas with western flair include: A ten-gallon hat. What better send-off for a cowboy or cowgirl than a hat? Check out thrift stores for vintage felt cowboy hats, or talk to your florist about the possibility of having your arrangement displayed inside of this iconic cowboy symbol.
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Keeping Your Loved One's Memory Alive

Posted on: 10 July 2017

If you recently lost a loved one, you are most likely distraught over the fact you will no longer be able to spend time with them when you wish. Many people like to take steps in keeping their loved one's memory in their minds to reflect upon whenever they wish. Try some of the following steps so you can remind yourself about the positive times you had spent with the person who had recently passed away.
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4 Unique Ways Your Ashes Can Be Used After You Are Cremated

Posted on: 28 June 2017

When you pass away, you have the choice to be buried or cremated. Many people are choosing cremation because it is so affordably priced. If you are considering cremation, it can be hard to know what to have done with your ashes after you pass away. Fortunately, many advancements have been made over the years so that more can be done with your ashes than just having them spread somewhere or stored on a mantle in someone's house.
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