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Staying farewell in style

My grandmother was a really stylish old woman. Even when she was sick and when she got frail, she'd still always look perfect and she'd never go anywhere without her lipstick looking immaculate! It was hard to say goodbye to her because she was such a spunky old lady. I knew that she would want her funeral to be a reflection of her style and personality. The funeral did an awesome job and made sure every detail was perfect. It's never great to say goodbye to someone that you love that much, but knowing she'd approve of the funeral did make the day go a little easier.

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Why Stone Restoration Should Be Left to a Professional

If you're tasked with caring for any type of stone monument, you want to be careful about assuming you can restore or even clean this piece yourself. While you might be able to cut away some overgrown vines and weeds around the marker, actual stone restoration of any sort is best left to a professional. Note why this is so you know that you're hiring the right persons to care for any type of monument for which you're responsible and that the stone will be properly restored and looking its best once the work is done. Read More 

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When thinking about a funeral home, rarely do people imagine that there are certainly valuable tools which are used by the morticians to get their job done. The homes have a broad range of instruments and accessories each best fitted to perform its tasks. One of the major equipment used by those in funeral homes is the cooling and body storage units which are used to house the dead bodies during the whole stay at the home until the mortician finishes preparing the body and it is ready to be buried or cremated according to individual client preferences. Read More 

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When a loved one dies, you may be responsible for deciding if they should be buried or cremated. Cremation is often the less expensive option, which is one of many reasons people choose to have someone cremated. This involves reducing the bones and tissue of the body to dried bone fragments and ashes. After that, it is up to you how to handle the remains. Here are some things to know about cremation. Read More 

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A cemetery monument is designed to be a marker and a tribute for a loved one that has died. Choosing the perfect memorial for your loved one is not always the easiest decision to make. However, if you are aware of the different design options that are available, you have the ability to make a much more informed decision. There are a variety of design options for cemetery monuments that are more popular than others. Read More 

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Traditionally there hasn't been much variation in Western funeral practices, with casket burials and church services the norm. Contemporary society, however, is moving away from traditional funeral and burial practices, towards increasingly personalised and non-secular funerals. Let's look at some helpful tips for planning a modern Australian funeral. Consider cremation or burial Whether you decide on having a traditional burial or cremation is a very personal decision. Many Australians without the financial capacity for a traditional burial opt for cremation as a cheaper option. Read More