Funeral Etiquette

Posted on October 19th, 2015
Posted by Cameron Naugle under Funeral Etiquette, Funeral Planning, Grief
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How to Speak the Language of Grief © 2010 Alex, Flickr | CC-BY | via Wylio   You walk into a house full of fresh grief.  It’s fresh because the death just occurred.  Your best friend’s husband went out to the bar last night, drowned his hard day in hard drink and he never made […]

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Why a Memorial Service Matters

Posted on October 9th, 2015
Posted by Cameron Naugle under Funeral Etiquette, Funeral Planning, Grief, Sympathy
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For many of us, the loss of a loved one is extraordinarily difficult. The emotions we experience, added to helping those closest to us cope with their grief, can make loss feel insurmountable to even the strongest among us. Because of this, it can be tempting to postpone, or simply decide against, having a memorial service […]

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On Sharing the Silent Grief of Miscarriage

Posted on October 9th, 2015
Posted by Cameron Naugle under Disenfranchised Grief, Grief
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Miscarriages cause a silent grief.  A nameless grief.  Often a disenfranchised grief. A grief for one who had no connections in life.  No schoolmates, no friends, no co-workers … all of which translates to no funeral.  A grief that can’t be shared. A grief to be borne solely by the ones who conceived.  A grief that […]

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Tips for Writing Tasteful and Memorable Obituaries

Posted on September 14th, 2015
Posted by Cameron Naugle under Funeral Etiquette, Funeral Planning, Grief
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By: Mike Hepburn Wednesday, July 15, 2015 Writing an obituary is an honour and one to be undertaken with reverence, but it is also a chance for the deceased to speak one last time and to be remembered forever. If you have to write an obit, look for small details from the deceased’s life. Ask […]

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5 Amazing Ways Videos and Photos Help Your Families Heal

Posted on September 1st, 2015
Posted by Cameron Naugle under Funeral Planning, Grief, Therapy
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. . . https://blog.funeralone.com/funeralone-products/life-tributes/5-amazing-ways-videos-and-photos-help-your-families-heal/

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