Make Family the Foundation for Funeral Planning

Make Family the Foundation for Funeral Planning

Posted on July 23, 2021 by Reynolds-Jonkhoff | Leave a comment
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There are two ways to take care of funeral planning: 1) you can plan your own funeral in advance or 2) your survivors can plan your funeral for you after your death. Regardless of when it is planned, or who plans the funeral, the planning needs to start with your family. Your family should be […]

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Cheap Cremation

Cheap Cremation

Posted on June 18, 2021 by Reynolds-Jonkhoff | Leave a comment
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How cheap is cheap cremation? How do they do it so cheap? How is cheap cremation different from the cremation services provided by your local funeral home? The least expensive form of cremation is direct cremation. Direct cremation means that the body is picked up from the place of death and taken directly to the […]

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What helps when a person is sad?

What helps when a person is sad?

Posted on June 4, 2021 by Reynolds-Jonkhoff | Leave a comment
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Some things are so simple that it’s easy to doubt their ability to help. In times of trouble, it is often the little things that make all the difference. Chicken soup when you feel a cold coming on, a hug, and a warm chocolate chip cookie all make a person feel better. Even though they […]

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Memorial Day

Memorial Day

Posted on May 21, 2021 by Reynolds-Jonkhoff | Leave a comment
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What is the purpose of Memorial Day? Why do we have this holiday? Of course, it is a three-day weekend. A perfect time to hit the road and do something in the great outdoors. After all, in most parts of the country it’s the start of the Summer season. Time to clean off the grill, […]

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Flowers and Funerals

Flowers and Funerals

Posted on May 7, 2021 by Reynolds-Jonkhoff | Leave a comment
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What’s the story behind flowers at a funeral? Well, back in the day before funeral directors perfected the art and science of embalming, flowers were used to mask the odor of the body. In modern times flowers are no longer needed to mask unpleasant odors but they have come to be a part of the […]

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