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Services & Obituaries
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Raymond Tatarka
January 31, 1934 ~
July 30, 2015
Date of Service: September 04, 2015


Melton Maxwell
February 14, 1944 ~
August 05, 2015
Graveside Service: September 19, 2015


Sue Kankelborg
June 26, 1927 ~
August 09, 2015
Date of Service: September 27, 2015


Adam David Arnold
October 1, 1964 ~
August 11, 2015
Date of Service: September 13, 2015


Alice Williams
December 16, 1918 ~
August 26, 2015
Date of Service: September 01, 2015


Mary 'Dee' George
June 23, 1936 ~
August 26, 2015
Date of Service: September 05, 2015


Lawrence Walker
November 13, 1933 ~
August 27, 2015


Martha Van Alstyne
April 11, 1923 ~
August 27, 2015


Bertha 'Bunny' Albers
March 3, 1936 ~
August 27, 2015


Belva Hyman
May 11, 1920 ~
August 26, 2015


Jean Francis
May 8, 1934 ~
August 21, 2015


Fred Johnson
February 18, 1997 ~
August 19, 2015


Jannette Greydanus
September 30, 1923 ~
August 16, 2015


 

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.

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~ John C. & Family
 
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