Obituaries

Margaret Lindsey
B: 1930-01-09
D: 2019-10-16
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Lindsey, Margaret
Simon "Si" Turner
B: 2016-03-16
D: 2019-10-10
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Turner, Simon "Si"
Shirley Reiss
D: 2019-10-07
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Reiss, Shirley
Veronica "Ronnie" Benne
B: 1935-06-05
D: 2019-10-03
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Benne, Veronica "Ronnie"
Jerry Good
B: 1954-02-28
D: 2019-09-29
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Good, Jerry
Joseph Kelly
B: 1938-11-01
D: 2019-09-26
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Kelly, Joseph
Denise Jenkins
B: 1956-11-24
D: 2019-09-25
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Jenkins, Denise
Betty Berry
B: 1951-07-18
D: 2019-09-24
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Berry, Betty
Carolyn Shindler
B: 1943-12-25
D: 2019-09-21
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Shindler, Carolyn
Archie Bedford
B: 1932-08-07
D: 2019-09-19
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Bedford, Archie
Robert Masters
B: 1956-01-30
D: 2019-09-11
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Masters, Robert
Ruth Davis
B: 1937-12-13
D: 2019-09-10
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Davis, Ruth
Rebecca Maycumber
B: 1949-08-12
D: 2019-09-10
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Maycumber, Rebecca
I. Eileen Kurtz
B: 1930-02-10
D: 2019-09-08
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Kurtz, I. Eileen
John Hubbard
B: 1936-06-22
D: 2019-09-08
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Hubbard, John
Evelyn Finley
B: 1922-10-20
D: 2019-09-07
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Finley, Evelyn
Donald Thompson
B: 1954-10-29
D: 2019-09-05
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Thompson, Donald
Danny Thompson
B: 1956-01-09
D: 2019-09-02
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Thompson, Danny
Ronald "Ron" Carter
B: 1945-09-06
D: 2019-08-30
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Carter, Ronald "Ron"
Ralph King
B: 1939-10-04
D: 2019-08-29
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King, Ralph
Archie Richardson
B: 1936-05-27
D: 2019-08-27
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Richardson, Archie

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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 913-856-7111 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.