Obituaries

Alline Edwards
B: 1938-05-07
D: 2017-05-23
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Edwards, Alline
Joseph Osborne
B: 1932-02-03
D: 2017-05-21
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Osborne, Joseph
Dorothy Springer
B: 1922-09-19
D: 2017-05-21
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Springer, Dorothy
Irene Arguelles
B: 1930-12-22
D: 2017-05-20
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Arguelles, Irene
Paul Antola
B: 1944-05-03
D: 2017-05-14
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Antola, Paul
Bruce Leyland
B: 1951-05-02
D: 2017-05-10
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Leyland, Bruce
Thomas Bock
B: 2002-01-19
D: 2017-05-07
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Bock, Thomas
Winnie Schoelier
B: 1965-01-06
D: 2017-05-07
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Schoelier, Winnie
Robert Bouma
B: 1926-09-08
D: 2017-05-05
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Bouma, Robert
John Killoy
B: 1934-08-15
D: 2017-05-03
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Killoy, John
Mary Fuca
B: 1929-07-13
D: 2017-05-01
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Fuca, Mary
Marion Van Althuis
B: 1935-06-18
D: 2017-04-27
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Van Althuis, Marion
Tiffany Zavros
B: 1991-11-10
D: 2017-04-27
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Zavros, Tiffany
Michael Lebron
B: 1924-01-22
D: 2017-04-26
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Lebron, Michael
Lucy Drew
B: 1913-12-09
D: 2017-04-23
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Drew, Lucy
Thomas Tierney
B: 1936-08-15
D: 2017-04-21
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Tierney, Thomas
Margriet Carrico
B: 1942-11-05
D: 2017-04-21
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Carrico, Margriet
Rose Elliott
B: 1933-06-20
D: 2017-04-20
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Elliott, Rose
David Bryan
B: 1980-12-14
D: 2017-04-20
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Bryan, David
Darlene Gindhart
B: 1965-02-22
D: 2017-04-19
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Gindhart, Darlene
Alicia Montello
B: 1991-11-01
D: 2017-04-19
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Montello, Alicia

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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.

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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?
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