Obituaries

Alcibiades Montano Alcantara
B: 1935-01-17
D: 2020-06-25
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Montano Alcantara, Alcibiades
Leon Durham
B: 1953-06-29
D: 2020-06-24
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Durham, Leon
Jose Sanchez
B: 1965-09-25
D: 2020-06-22
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Sanchez, Jose
Trevor Kieffer
B: 1998-08-10
D: 2020-06-22
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Kieffer, Trevor
Angelina Lozada
B: 1935-09-19
D: 2020-06-20
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Lozada, Angelina
Amber Johnson
B: 1976-11-01
D: 2020-06-18
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Johnson, Amber
Barbara Nazimov
B: 1942-09-30
D: 2020-06-18
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Nazimov, Barbara
Amy Otero
D: 2020-06-18
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Otero , Amy
Simeon Romero De Leon
B: 1974-04-16
D: 2020-06-16
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Romero De Leon, Simeon
Sharyn Cohen
B: 1945-07-03
D: 2020-06-15
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Cohen , Sharyn
Maria Cruz Guzman
B: 1961-10-30
D: 2020-06-13
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Cruz Guzman, Maria
Brian Stufflet
B: 1953-03-18
D: 2020-06-11
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Stufflet, Brian
Elaine Redcay
B: 1934-08-13
D: 2020-06-07
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Redcay , Elaine
Quilvio Abel Acevedo
B: 1945-02-02
D: 2020-06-06
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Abel Acevedo , Quilvio
Hector Diaz
B: 1969-11-15
D: 2020-06-06
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Diaz, Hector
Doris Slonaker
B: 1934-04-09
D: 2020-06-02
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Slonaker, Doris
Margarita Torres
B: 1947-11-12
D: 2020-06-01
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Torres, Margarita
Miguel Gonzalez
B: 1941-08-06
D: 2020-05-30
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Gonzalez , Miguel
Anthony Guido
B: 1933-09-19
D: 2020-05-27
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Guido , Anthony
Fernando Lopez
B: 1950-11-13
D: 2020-05-25
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Lopez, Fernando
Lidia Montesdeoca Casanova
B: 1941-12-21
D: 2020-05-23
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Montesdeoca Casanova, Lidia

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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.

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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?
  • 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 (610) 373-4500 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.