Obituaries

Virginia Taxter
B: 1923-12-26
D: 2018-07-17
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Taxter, Virginia
Vickie Murray
B: 1955-11-16
D: 2018-07-12
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Murray, Vickie
Louis Santiago
B: 1941-03-17
D: 2018-07-11
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Santiago, Louis
Helen Gleason
B: 1929-12-01
D: 2018-07-03
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Gleason, Helen
Joan Partington
B: 1938-09-17
D: 2018-07-02
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Partington, Joan
George Kane
B: 1947-02-02
D: 2018-06-26
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Kane, George
Rita Johnson
B: 1920-02-24
D: 2018-06-24
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Johnson, Rita
Alexander Lefkowitz
B: 1986-05-12
D: 2018-06-22
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Lefkowitz, Alexander
Joan Smith
B: 1951-10-03
D: 2018-06-17
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Smith, Joan
Isabella Rosario
B: 1967-06-29
D: 2018-06-13
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Rosario, Isabella
David Dunne
B: 1977-02-24
D: 2018-06-13
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Dunne, David
George Satterly
B: 1926-07-28
D: 2018-06-07
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Satterly, George
Kathleen Dunning
B: 1932-06-18
D: 2018-06-06
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Dunning, Kathleen
Patrick Trotta
B: 1918-09-05
D: 2018-06-06
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Trotta, Patrick
Robert Corby
B: 1933-04-09
D: 2018-05-21
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Corby, Robert
Martin Heimowitz
B: 1942-10-10
D: 2018-05-20
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Heimowitz, Martin
Cheryl Ferguson
B: 1963-02-13
D: 2018-05-18
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Ferguson, Cheryl
Joseph McCormick
B: 1938-04-21
D: 2018-05-11
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McCormick, Joseph
H. Mele
B: 1942-02-05
D: 2018-05-08
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Mele, H.
Bernard Punim
B: 1927-05-21
D: 2018-05-05
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Punim, Bernard
Maureen Terwilliger
B: 1961-08-23
D: 2018-05-04
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Terwilliger, Maureen

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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 (845) 534-9424 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.