Obituaries

Gladys Toms
B: 1918-01-19
D: 2018-01-16
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Toms, Gladys
Paul Beck I
B: 1939-09-01
D: 2018-01-12
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Beck I, Paul
Gerald Leberknight
B: 1933-05-28
D: 2018-01-01
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Leberknight, Gerald
Jerry Grove
B: 1961-06-12
D: 2017-12-29
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Grove, Jerry
Harold Bushman
B: 1920-11-09
D: 2017-12-27
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Bushman, Harold
Sarah Eyd
B: 1992-01-26
D: 2017-12-22
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Eyd, Sarah
Mihail Popov
B: 1969-11-03
D: 2017-12-31
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Popov, Mihail
Diana Suarez
B: 1946-03-08
D: 2017-12-19
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Suarez, Diana
James Lundy
B: 1930-04-01
D: 2017-12-28
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Lundy, James
Walter Shauf
B: 1948-12-22
D: 2017-12-18
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Shauf, Walter
Richard Dittmar
B: 1939-04-06
D: 2017-12-06
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Dittmar, Richard
Donald Johns
B: 1951-06-21
D: 2017-12-04
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Johns, Donald
Carl Kauffman
B: 1938-12-09
D: 2017-11-30
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Kauffman, Carl
Kyle Saunders
B: 1989-06-06
D: 2017-11-25
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Saunders, Kyle
June Matthews
B: 1927-05-26
D: 2017-10-27
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Matthews, June
Sigmund Salmento
D: 2017-11-17
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Salmento, Sigmund
Mildred Vanetesse
B: 1925-08-16
D: 2017-11-10
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Vanetesse, Mildred
George Johnson
B: 1939-12-17
D: 2017-11-07
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Johnson, George
William Keil
D: 2017-11-09
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Keil, William
Rosalie D. "Bucky" Bowers
B: 1925-03-17
D: 2017-10-19
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Bowers, Rosalie D. "Bucky"
Darlene Eyer
B: 1947-04-22
D: 2017-10-18
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Eyer, Darlene

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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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