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Services & Obituaries

Carleen Crouse Parker
May 7, 1915 ~
April 17, 2014
Date of Service: April 26, 2014


Roger Edward Dunn
October 23, 1961 ~
April 17, 2014
Date of Service: April 24, 2014


Gertrude O'Connor
November 10, 1920 ~
April 20, 2014
Date of Service: April 29, 2014


Rita Foster
January 27, 1954 ~
April 19, 2014


Gladys Shelton
July 29, 1928 ~
April 17, 2014


Bettye White
March 16, 1923 ~
April 12, 2014


Brent 'B.J.' Vining
August 13, 1973 ~
April 10, 2014


Sydney Peterson
July 2, 1942 ~
April 09, 2014


Willard 'Bill' Keightley
October 8, 1927 ~
April 07, 2014


Shirley Sales
January 2, 1935 ~
April 07, 2014


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Burial Options

Traditional Burial Service

A traditional ceremony is where the decedent is present at the ceremony, with earth burial or entombment following.

Full-Service Funeral Ceremony 

This usually includes a public visitation and ceremony or gathering with the decedent present—giving family and friends the opportunity to “say good-bye.”

Memorial Ceremony 

Similar to a Traditional Ceremony, the decedent may or may not be present and the burial can take place prior to the ceremony.

Graveside Ceremony

Family and friends gather at the final resting place.  A visitation at the funeral home often precedes meeting at the final resting place.

Immediate Burial

The funeral home oversees the burial of the decedent without a ceremony or gathering.  Prior to burial, viewing  is still available with this option.

Green/Natural Burial

A burial in which most aspects of burial remain as “natural” as possible to ensure a more rapid return to the elements. It includes non-formaldehyde-based care and sanitizing procedures, natural fiber caskets, and no burial vault. This choice still allows for viewing of your loved one and a farewell ceremony.



Family Feedback

"It is difficult to express my appreciation for the exceptionally kind and thoughtful attention we received.  It is no exaggeration to say that I (we) could not have done this without your guidance and direction."

~ C. M.
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News & Events

Bereavement Support Group
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Memorial Day Phone Drive Provides More Than 30,000 Minutes to Troops

Dokken-Nelson Partners with Cell Phones for Soldiers
$1,000 Memorial Day Match

NEWS RELEASE: Green Burial
Dokken-Nelson Receives GBC Three Leaf Rating

D-N Team Members Travel to Harvard

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